At Carlyle Peterson Lawyers LLP (“Carlyle Peterson”), we take the time to understand your business needs and find straightforward solutions for our business clients so they are equipped with the security and planning tools required to move forward with their enterprise safely.


If you are starting a business, we can help you choose the best legal structure for your enterprise, taking into account such issues as taxation benefits and attracting start-up investors. For those looking to sell their business, we can advise you in regards to the details of a deal and the problems to avoid.

We serve entrepreneurial clients by offering legal solutions to businesses for a wide range of issues, including:

  • Incorporating and business formation
  • Financing of businesses and venture capital
  • Buying and selling of businesses
  • Corporate advice to management of existing companies
  • Professional incorporations creation and sale (such as medical, dental, optometry and speech therapy professional corporations)
  • Corporate reorganization

Our clients range from very large organizations such as hospitals to small business owners looking to open a sandwich shop. We adjust to your level of comfort, and are equally at ease in a Bay Street boardroom as we are sitting at your kitchen table.


The team at Carlyle Peterson is dedicated to finding the most effective legal tools to resolve your issue or move forward with your business plans. To speak with a member of our team about a corporate commercial transaction, contact us online or call us at (519) 432-0632.