Business Law

Schweizer Kobras assists small and medium sized enterprises in many aspects of their business transactions. Both of the firm’s partners are accredited specialists in business law and have extensive experience in the formation and establishment of new businesses. They also advise on appropriate structuring for businesses through private companies, trusts including discretionary and unit trusts, partnerships of companies and trusts, incorporated and unincorporated joint ventures and, particularly in trans-Tasman and European contexts, limited partnerships.

Schweizer Kobras advises on, and prepares the necessary documents for a comprehensive variety of commercial transactions and arrangements ranging from complex sale and construction contracts to standard terms of trade.
In our commercial and business law practice, we typically prepare or review:

  • Company Constitutions
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Limited Partnership Agreements
  • Discretionary and Unit Trust Deeds
  • Joint Venture Agreements
  • Supply Agreements
  • Agency Agreements
  • Distribution Agreements
  • Terms and Conditions of Sale
  • Licence Agreements
  • Executive Service Agreements
  • Employment Contracts
  • Employment Policies and Procedures
  • Employee Share Schemes
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Business Succession Agreements
  • Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreements