Business Structures & Asset Protection

Business structure and the protection of assets are two of the most important issues to consider when starting a business or embarking on any significant change. How you structure and set-up your business, in many cases, will determine its chances of ongoing success.
 
At Coleman Greig we provide practical advice that takes into account your individual business, the environment in which it operates, and the various stakeholders. We can advise on the legal implications of a particular business structure and work with you, and your other advisers, to ensure the structure of your business meets your specific needs in the long term.
 
We can help you with:
  • Sole trader set-up 
  • Partnerships 
  • Corporate structures 
  • Family/discretionary/unit trusts 
  • Limited Liability companies 
  • Joint ventures 
  • Mergers and acquisitions 
  • Tax effective business structuring 
  • Business succession planning 
  • Structures for holding assets and distributing income.

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Business Structures & Asset Protection - Our Clients

Coleman Greig’s team of experienced commercial lawyers provides quality advice and representation to a diverse range of clients. Our commercial clients include family businesses and private and publicly owned companies including subsidiaries of multi-national organisations. 
 
Our experience and expertise crosses numerous industry sectors including manufacturing, franchising, building and construction, retail, services, not-for-profit, finance and government. Over the years our team has developed an in-depth understanding of the issues facing all businesses in general, as well as the particular issues that arise in different industries. 
 
As a client, you can be sure that we understand your business, your operating environment and the commercial issues you face.
 
….(Coleman Greig provide the) same level of expertise and experience as you would get at a top tier CBD-based firm but are more accessible and it is much easier to get a quick turnaround at a very reasonable price.”
Stephen Millar, Vice President, Brady Corporation.

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