The Human Element In Business Purchases And Sales

The commercial team at Salerno Law can provide you with a full range of results-driven commercial solutions when buy or selling a business. Whether you are a sole trader, small business or corporation of any size, our specialised lawyers can be of assistance.

If you are buying a business, we will assist you in the initial stages of setting up the right business structure for your circumstances by working alongside your accountant.

Whether buying or selling a business, we will provide you with advice tailored to your needs and facilitate the transaction from start to finish.

Our Business Purchase And Sale Services

Our services in this area include:

  • Acting for sellers and buyers of all types of businesses, whether the sale of a business, assets or shares
  • Drafting and reviewing sale/purchase contracts
  • Assisting in due diligence
  • Reviewing, advising on and negotiating retail and commercial leases
  • Reviewing and advising on loan and guarantee documents from lenders
  • Drafting, reviewing, advising on and negotiating vendor finance documents such as loan agreements, general security agreements and mortgages
  • Advising on and implementing structures, including:

    • Setting up companies and trusts​
    • Drafting shareholders agreements, buy-sell agreements and partnership agreements
  • Drafting, reviewing and advising on documents related to the business such as employment agreements, trading terms and conditions, privacy policies and website terms and conditions
  • Providing advice on transfer and stamp duties
  • Assisting with the resolution of disputes

Book Your Consultation

If your case can be settled without going to court, this is usually best for everyone. To find out if alternative dispute resolution is appropriate for you case, book a consultation with an expert at Salerno Law. Call us on +61 7 5575 8011 to get in touch with our QLD office or +61 8 9169 2206 to reach our WA office.