Business &

Financial Services

In today's complex and competitive business environment, lawyers should solve problems, not create them. Our focus is to understand your business and work with you to help you succeed. Our services include:

  • Buying and selling a business (shares or assets)
  • Corporate reorganizations
  • Financing, secured lending and investment transactions
  • Asset preservation
  • Franchising and distribution arrangements
  • Contracts of all types
  • Incorporations, partnerships, joint ventures
  • Shareholder agreements, partnership agreements and trusts
  • International transactions
  • Privacy legislation compliance
  • Charitable and non-share capital organizations
  • Retirement Compensation Arrangements
Business & Financial Services

Our Business and Financial Services Group works with lawyers in our Employment Law, Litigation, Real Estate, Insolvency and Creditors' Remedies and Litigation, Advocacy and ADR Groups to provide you with the full range of legal services you require.

For further information, please contact us:

Telephone: 519-578-4150

Fax: 519-578-8740  

“Giffen Lawyers will sit down, talk with you, and put your needs first.” 

– Shawn E.

“Giffen Lawyers gives practical business advice based on your business’ needs and goals.” 

– Barry T.

“Giffen Lawyers are a trusted and competent member of our team."

– Gary K.

“Giffen Lawyers have always provided us with sensible guidance to help us make informed decisions.”

– Ted W.

“We have found that Giffen have the experienced staff to deal with all aspects of legal work, from the purchasing of new properties, incorporating of companies to the sale of properties, as well as our families' personal estate planning and documentation.  I highly recommend the firm based on our experience with Don Olson and the other highly experienced and knowledgeable staff at their office.” 

– Barry H.

"Our association with Giffen goes back more than 20 years.  The various members of the Giffen team who have worked with and for us over the years have always shown an excellent understanding of our needs and being creative and flexible in approaching solutions.  Their professionalism, time sensitivity and concern for our family has always been evident in our dealings with the firm and their fees have always been fair.  I have no hesitation in recommending them as outstanding corporate legal counsel.”

– Martha J.

“We have dealt with Giffen for many years and have a strong relationship with the firm and its people.  We always found the lawyers and staff of Giffen to be not just highly skilled, but very personable, responsive and easy to deal with.  As a family owned multi–generational business, we found the firm's support, service and advice to be invaluable.”

– Dick K.