Commercial and business law

MSP Legal has already become the preferred source of legal advice and representation for many successful businesses operating in the Territory.

Our particular experience ranges across these sectors:

  • insurance
  • health care
  • building and construction
  • agribusiness
  • financial services
  • property
  • retail
  • corporations
  • franchising
  • state and local authorities
  • conveyancing

Commercial and business law covers more than just the legal rights and obligations involved in setting up and running a business. It includes issues surrounding commerce, property, contracts, financial matters and consumer transactions.  MSP Legal knows that your business is as unique as you, so we tailor our advice accordingly.

Our lawyers will tell you what you need to know, set out options, recommend a course of action, identify and manage risks, then implement agreed strategy for you, so you can get on with running your business.

MSP Legal can steer your business through minor and major legal issues.  Typical commercial law services for business include:

  • business sales, purchases and transfers (including contract negotiation and preparation and commercial conveyancing)
  • business structuring (including company, trust or partnership formations and registrations)
  • corporate governance
  • debt recovery
  • employment and industrial relations
  • financial transactions
  • general contract advice, negotiation and preparation
  • information technology
  • insolvency and financial difficulties
  • intellectual property
  • personal injury (defence only)
  • professional negligence
  • property and planning advice (including conveyancing, commercial leases and development)
  • revenue and taxation
  • risk management and dispute avoidance, and dispute resolution
  • shareholders agreements
  • succession planning and advice
  • Trade Practices Act, marketing practices, and consumer law advice

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Office 6
32 Marina Boulevard
Cullen Bay, NT 0820

GPO Box 3769
Darwin, NT 0801

T +61 8 8981 4477