Corporate & Business Law

Straith Law counsels business entities and their owners on a broad spectrum of issues throughout all stages of the business cycle.

Services in this area include:

  • Form corporations, limited liability companies and other business entities
  • Plan for business succession
  • Bring new partners or investors on board
  • Buy out partners or investors
  • Prepare shareholders’ agreements, LLC operating agreements, and buy-sell agreements
  • Negotiate and draft general business contracts
  • Prepare international distribution agreements
  • Analyze and provide advice on securities laws for private placements
  • Prepare private placement memoranda for securities offerings under Regulation D
  • Form nonprofit corporations and assist with tax-exempt applications


Representative Transactions:

  • Assisted privately-held company redeem stock from minority owners
  • Represented physicians in connection with their departure from one medical practice group and admission into a new group
  • Achieved settlement of hostile dispute between business owners after unsuccessful attempts by other lawyers
  • Prepared private placement memoranda for securities offerings under Rules 504, 505 and 506

“Top qualities: Great Results, Expert, High Integrity.  Gail acted as our corporate counsel for more than 10 years. She took us through corporate creation through to the sale of our company and was a fantastic asset!”
Neil Drori | Former CEO | Sandora Sales & Manufacturing d/b/a Designers Circle (Montréal)