Business Formation Advice from Trusted Corporate Lawyers

As experienced business owners know, a crucial consideration at the start of a new business venture is the manner in which the company will be structured. Decisions made at this stage will significantly impact the business going forward, and Mills & Mills LLP has over a century of experience to offer our clients in this regard.

Lawyers for Incorporations, Partnerships, and Shareholder Agreements

Whether our clients are incorporating a small business or restructuring an existing multi-national corporation, we have the expertise to map out a plan that serves our clients’ needs without unnecessarily complicating matters. One of the first steps is to assist in determining the best structure for the business in order to most effectively protect our clients’ interests. Our business lawyers have the experience and expertise to advise on and devise a variety of business structures, including:

  • Sole proprietorships
  • Private corporations
  • Professional corporations
  • Partnerships: General partnerships, Limited partnerships, Limited liability partnerships

Business professionals are drawn to Mills & Mills LLP for the personalized attention that we provide, as well as our ability to map out a business structure tailored to their specific needs, no matter how complex. We are able to offer the in-depth and extensive business acumen of a large firm, while also providing the attention, accessibility and more reasonable rates of a smaller firm. Our lawyers take pride in building lasting relationships with their clients that often span decades. We have helped businesses grow from small start-ups to large national and even multi-national corporations, and we are able to anticipate and serve their needs at each stage of development. For this reason, our clients are confident in our ability to represent their business interests long-term, no matter the size of the company or the extent of services that they require.

Contact the Business Lawyers at Mills & Mills LLP

To benefit from our advice on the formation and organization of your business, call us at 416­-863-0125 or contact us by email.

Business Formation and Organization Lawyers

  • David A.S. Mills

    David A.S. Mills

    Managing Partner

    David is proud to represent the fourth generation of Mills to practice at the firm. He is a great-grandson of Alexander Mills, K.C., one of the founders, grandson of Ralph S. Mills, Q.C., and a son of...

    416-682-7138 | Email
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  • Geoffrey R. Cobham

    Geoffrey R. Cobham

    Partner

    Geoffrey's practice primarily encompasses civil litigation, employment law, estate administration and estate planning. His litigation practice is comprised of several areas, including wrongful dismis...

    416-682-7109 | Email
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  • Anthony J. Frost

    Anthony J. Frost

    Retired

    Tony joined Mills & Mills in 2001. His prior experience with Toronto national firms exposed him to an array of commercial and personal matters including business disputes and general litigation. I...

    416-682-7142 | Email
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  • J. Paul Mills, Q.C.

    J. Paul Mills, Q.C.

    Partner

    Paul's practice encompasses three areas: Estate Planning and Administration, including the preparation of Wills, assisting Estate Trustees with the administration of Estates, and in many cases acting...

    416-682-7110 | Email
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  • Paul J. Westlake

    Paul J. Westlake

    Partner

    Paul served his articles with Mills & Mills and joined the firm in 1975. He became a partner in 1981. Paul advises business clients on all aspects of their operations including incorporations, acquisi...

    416-682-7118 | Email
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  • Jennifer A.N. Corak

    Jennifer A.N. Corak

    Associate and Trademark Agent

    Jennifer articled with Mills & Mills LLP and joined the firm as an associate in 2013. Jennifer is a member of the firm’s Business Law and Wills, Estates & Trusts groups, as well being regist...

    416-682-7072 | Email
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  • Denise E. Robertson

    Denise E. Robertson

    Associate

    Denise joined Mills & Mills LLP as an Associate in 2005. Denise's practice is focused on private business, corporate and regulatory law. Denise assists business owners through providing practical and...

    416-682-7139 | Email
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  • Daniel H. Thomson

    Daniel H. Thomson

    Associate

    After practising for nearly a decade with Stikeman Elliott LLP, running a commercial business unit for a large multi-national insurance company for two years and starting up and building his own legal...

    416-682-7128 | Email
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