With access to emerging global markets and a growing tech sector, it is no wonder that over 60% of businesses in British Columbia are owned and operated by entrepreneurs, families, or private equity firms.
At Farris, we understand the unique needs of mid-market, privately-owned businesses and their owners and families. Effectively meeting the needs of our private enterprise clients, requires a multi-disciplinary practice group with comprehensive legal services delivered in a seamless, integrated and efficient manner. We provide the expertise, judgment and experience required by privately-owned businesses to achieve their business goals both domestically and internationally.
Our lawyers advise on all matters of general business law such as employment contracts, leasing agreements, financings and partnership arrangements as well as provide specialized advice on intellectual property, governance issues and other complex transactions. We provide guidance on personal matters such as estate planning, succession planning, charitable giving and tax planning. Should the need arise, our lawyers represent our clients in a wide range of disputes including litigation.