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Sorel Leinburd, LLB business-technology IP-IT almost 30 yrs. lawyer in Vancouver, on W.Broadway Ave. Vancouver SORÉL LEINBURD

Business & Technology
Corporate law
Commercial business & transactional law
Intellectual property law
Doing Business on the Internet
Technology Development & Licensing
Vancouver BC Leinburd.com
BRUCE REDEKOP, JD, 30+ yrs. in business law: fr. incorporations to succession plans, employment contracts, leases,etc.  office on West Broadway, Vancouver BRUCE REDEKOP,

Business organizations & reorganizations
Business or property sales & acquisitions
Trade-marks & intellectual property
Commercial Leases
Shareholder agreements
Vancouver, BC
Jeffrey S. Lowe, B.Comm LL.B. business & immigration lawyer, 30 years experience helping ,  start-up, buy/sell a business as part of their immigration to Canada plan - he is fluent in Cantonese & Mandarin
B.Comm. LL.B.

Business & immigration lawyer with 30+ years experience
for individual, business, corporate immigration services: e.g.Prov. Nominaton Prog., Intracompany transfers, Buy / sell / start-up a business -
Vancouver, Broadway offices
fluent in English, Cantonese & Mandarin
Larry Yen, business securities lawyer with Boughton Law, fluent in English & Mandarin
BSc (Boston), JD (Seattle)

Business law
Immigration law
Securities law
helps public
private companies strategize, coordinate
plan international corporate transactions
Fluent in English & Mandarin
Boughton Law
Securities Group
Vancouver, B.C.
Ferhad-Sean-Amiri-JD-BC & Ontario office in Metrotown Mall across from Superstore checkouts, does employment law, business law, real estate and wills - fluent in Dari and Farsi (Persian), Pashto, Urdu, and Hindi

B.C. & Ontario Lawyer
Corporate & business law, Small business services
Employment law,
Real estate
fluent in:
Dari & Farsi (خدمات به زبان فارسی Persian), Pashto, Urdu, & Hindi
Metro Law offices in Metropolis at Metrotown Mall across from Superstore checkouts
Burnaby, B.C.


Securities law
Corporate law
Immigration law
Her practice is focuses on:
Public & Private mergers &
Acquisitions, &
Corporate transactions
Angela is fluent in Mandarin and Cantonese.
英 语 · 中 文 · 廣 東 話
Boughton Law
Vancouver, B.C. boughtonlaw. com/ people/angela-so
Meldon Ellis, JD, Vancouver business & commercial litigation & mediation lawyer

Business disputes
Canada & USA

Entertainment Law
Mediation Services
Vancouver, B.C.
Larry Routtenberg, LLB BComm UBC, co-founding partner of Metro Law, serving Metro Vancouver with business legal services since 1992
Larry Routtenberg
LLB BComm,

in 1992 cofounded Metro Law LLP
Buy / Sell a Business,
Maintain Company,
Legal Services from
Metro Law offices
in Metropolis at Metrotown Mall across from Superstore checkouts
Burnaby, B.C.
Harvey Meller, Vancouver business commercial lawyer, with background in entertainment dance industry, with  office on West Broadway's   - CLICK FOR MORE INFO HARVEY MELLER
B.Sc., U.Man.; LLB, U.B.C.
Extended Studies Diploma, Fine & Performing, S.F.U., 1986

Corporate commercial
specializes in helping
small businesses
advising clients in the arts
entertainment sector
Immigration Bruce Harwood & Annamarie Kersop and business lawyers Larry Yen & Angela So, of Boughton Law's immigration group Boughton's Immigration & Business Lawyers help clients buy & sell businesses as part of their Canada immigration plans
saba Naqvi, JD Director of immigration, for BDO Canada, national team, based in Vancouver downtown offices of BDO SABA Z. NAQVI

Business-Corporate Immigration Lawyer, licensed as lawyer in
B.C. Canada
California, USA
Immigration Services
BDO Canada LLP
offfices at Royal Centre
West Georgia Street
Alexandra Celine Wong, LLB, LLM, MBA Business Commercial tech lawyer in BC & USA - office in Surrey, BC - ALEXANDRA C. WONG,
MBA, Concordia, Montreal

Practices as B.C. Canada Lawyer
New York, USA

Corporate Commercial Lawyer
in areas of:

Technology law

Office in
Surrey, BC
Andrea Rasmussen, BFA LLB, business commercial contracts lawyer, experienced with employer-employee issues in Guildford area of Surrey BC
B.F.A., LL.B.

Business lawyer
Company Law (including Incorporations: Provincial, Federal & Extraprovincial, Sole Proprietorships, Partnerships, Shareholder Agreements)
Contract Law
Commercial Lending & Borrowing
Commercial Leases
Buying & Selling Businesses
Wilson Rasmussen
Surrey, B.C.
Perpinder Singh Patrola, Surreey-Vancouver offices - business-corporate-commerical services lawyer, fluent in English, Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu

Buying / Selling a Business
Shareholders' Agreements
Lease Agreements
Franchise Agreements
Dental Law
Blockchain Law
flutent in: English, Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu
Surrey & Vancouver
Frank Baily, 40 years experience in business law, employment law, civil litigation, office in Metro Tower 2, Metropolis at Metrotown mall, Burnaby, BC FRANK BAILY, B.Sc. LL.B.
business lawyer for 40 years
Effective May 31st, 2021, Frank Baily
The law firm of Chee Dusevic has taken over the practices of Frank Baily.
Business lawyer,
Offices of
Chee Dusevic
Metrotower II, Metropolis at Metrotown,
Burnaby, BC
James Hutchison, Victoria corporate commercial law, finance, & intellectual property law  trade secrets services lawyer CLICK FOR MORE INFO

Corporate Commercial Law,
Intellectual Property Law
practice in law since 1990
office in Victoria, B.C.
Jenifer Chilcott, LLB LLM, corporate & commercial law re technology & intellecutal property - lawyer with experience with large tech companies in Asia

Corporate Commercial Technology Law
Intellectual Propertys
Experience with multinational technology companies in Asia
FARRIS office in Victoria, B.C.
Patrick Bion, founding partner of McConnan Bion O'Connor Peterson,    business-commercial lawyer - CLICK FOR MORE INFO

40 Years Solicitor's Practice
Business Law
Real Estate
Wills, Trusts
Estate Administration
A founding partner of McConnon Bion O'Connor Peterson, in Victoria
Stewart Johnston, business & corporate law practice , has worked with Songhees Nation & Esquimalt Nation

Business & Corporate law,
Real Property law
Worked with Songhees Nation & Esquimalt Nation & Greater Victoria Harbour Authority
Senior Associate Counsel
McConnon Bion O'Connor Peterson
Victoria, BC
photo of N. Nima Hohani, lawyer practice focusin real estate and construction law, as well as general business and creditors' remedies law, also handles wills trusts and incapacity planning for clients
B.A. LL.B.

Business Law
Creditor's Remedies
Real Estate
Construction Law
Wills Trusts & Incapacity Planning
Estate Administration
McConnan Bion O'Connor Peterson
Victoria, BC `
 Bhavi-Tathgar  , JD associate, McConnan Bion O'Connor Peterson, downtown Victoria law firm, practices business law

Business Law
Real Estate Law
Wills & Estates
(Punjabi fluent) Associate lawyer with McConnon Bion O'Connor Peterson, Victoria, BC
Joanna Lee, Victoria   purchasee-buy / sell a business lawyer
Joanna Lee, BSc. JD

Her main practice areas are business purchases and sales, immigration, and civil litigation.
She is an Associate lawyer with Wong Doerkson law practice with offices near the Gates of Victoria's historic Chinatown

See also

Articles & Info. BC Corportaions Law


B.C. Business Corporations Act [SBC 2002] Chapter 57
www.bclaws. gov.bc.ca/ civix/ document/ id/complete/ statreg/ 02057_00

See also:

Corporate-Business Lawyers Listings


Metro Vancouver



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Sorel Leinburd, Vancouver business, intellectual property, commercial transaction lawyer with 30 years experience

Sorél Leinburd LL.B.
Vancouver Corporate Law, Technology Law, and Commercial Business Transactional Law. Lawyer with 30 years experience.

Corporate Law
"If you are doing business or thinking about starting a new venture, your vehicle is likely to be a corporation. We have over 25 years of experience in all aspects of corporate law."

Intellectual Property Law
"The law relating to copyrights, trademarks, patents, and confidential information provides a framework for protecting and disseminating the services and products created by innovators. We work with innovators and investors on achieving preferred outcomes in this field."

Commercial Business And Transactional Law
"It's another way of saying we help our clients do deals. Some are very complex and others less so. We offer seasoned, practical advice honed by many years of closing deals."
Quote from https://Leinburd.com 2022.02.10
Sorel brings 30 years of experience with:
  • Intellectual Property,
  • Trade Marks,
  • Information Technology - Software Development
  • E-commerce / Web Business
  • Computer Law
  • and other Business Legal Services Vancouver, BC.
photo of computer keyboard, note Sorel Leinburd experienced in software development businesses

barrister & solicitor

Bell Alliance, Lawyers & Notaries Public
Suite 201 - 1367 West Broadway
Vancouver, BC
V6H 4A7
Phone 604 873-8723
Website: https://leinburd.com/

Bruce Redekop, JD, 30 yrs experience as business lawyer, for start-ups, commercial leases, company maintenance services, employment law etc. - based on West Broadway, Vancouver, BC


Bruce practices business law and has worked with clients on thousands of matters in most legal aspects of their businesses for more than 30 years. From business inception or acquisition, to sale or succession, Bruce has the range and depth of experience to assist clients in practical and effective solutions to realize their business and legal objectives.

Some of the areas that Bruce can assist with include:

  • Business organizations and reorganizations
  • Business or property sales and acquisitions
  • Finance
  • Trade-marks and intellectual property
  • Contracts
  • Lease matters
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Employment Law
  • Commercial disputes
  • Business and property succession

Bruce's clientele is comprised of entrepreneurs, independent business owners and professionals.

BRUCE REDEKOP, JD, 30+ yrs. in business law: fr. incorporations to succession plans, employment contracts, leases,etc.  office on West Broadway, Vancouver

Bell Alliance
Suite 201 - 1367 West Broadway,
Vancouver, B.C. V6H 4A7

Tel: 604 873 8723
Toll Free:  1.888.577.9904 www.bellalliance.ca/ people/ bruce-d-redekop

Harvey Meller, LLB - business lawyer with experience in entertainment law,  offices  on West Broadway, Vancouver  Kerr Redekop Leinburd Boswell

Barrister & Solicitor

Mr. Meller's practice focuses on providing general corporate commercial advice with a specialization in entertainment law.  Mr. Meller's key areas of specialization include:

  • Business Purchase &  Sale
  • Corporate Financing
  • Entertainment Law
  • Guidance to Arts Organizations
  • Incorporations
  • Shareholder Agreements

Harvey's practice focuses primarily on providing general commercial advice for businesses in all industries including the provision of advice in the entertainment field and for arts organizations. 

Particular practice areas include:

  • the sale and purchase of businesses,
  • commercial leasing,
  • the preparation and drafting of shareholder agreements, and
  • general corporate matters relating to incorporation, amalgamation, financing and revisions to the structure of the corporation.

As an entertainment lawyer, Harvey has provided advice regarding film financing, errors and omissions insurance, contracts for services and general matters relating to intellectual property.

Before practicing law, Harvey was a prominent local modern dance choreographer and was the co-artistic director of a successful modern dance company for a ten year period.  His undergraduate specialization was in math and computer science. Harvey's unique experience as an artist, mathematician, business operator and business partner helps him to provide unique, thoughtful and creative solutions to meet his client's various needs and objectives.

Harvey Meller, Vancouver, West Broadway, business & corporate commercial  lawyer with background in entertainment law


  • University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, BSc - 1979
  • University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia LLB - 1983
  • Simor Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Extended studies diploma in the Fine and Performing Arts - 1986

Harvey Meller Law Corporation
in association with
Klein Lawyers LLP
1385 W 8th Ave #400,
Vancouver, BC V6H 3V9, Canada
Phone:  (604) 874 7171
Web profile:  www.callkleinlawyers.com /lawyers-staff/harvey-meller/

Ferhad Sean Amiri, JD, Burnaby Metrotown corporate/employment/business lawyer fluen in Dari, Farsi, Pashto, Urdu & Hindi
Ferhad Sean Amiri, JD (Ottawa)
"... practices Family Law, Real Estate, Wills and Estates, Corporate Law, Employment Law, Immigration and Personal Injury.  He is licensed to practice law both in British Columbia and Ontario and is a member of the Law Society of British Columbia and the Law Society of Upper Canada."

"... Mr. Amiri is fluent in Dari and Farsi (Persian), Pashto, Urdu, and Hindi. In his spare time he writes poetry in Dari and Farsi ..." [quote fr. MetroLaw.ca]
Buy and/or Sell and/or Incorpating a Company-Business
come see us at Metro Law LLP at

Metropolis at Metrotown
across from Superstore checkouts
Burnaby, BC
Suite 1141 - 4700 Kingsway
Burnaby, British Columbia
Canada, V5H 4M1
Phone: 604-434-5100
Website: MetroLaw.ca

Larry Routtenberg, co-founding partner of Metro Law, serving Metro Vancouver with business legal services since 1992
Larry D. Routtenberg
"... is a founding partner of Metro Law Office LLP and has been actively involved in the Metropolis at Metrotown's businesses since 1992.  Larry was called to the bar in 1983. He obtained his Law and Commerce degree from the University of British Columbia.

Larry specializes in Wills, Estates and Estate Planning, Real Estate, Corporate, and Family Law (uncontested).  Larry prides himself on a constructive and collaborative approach to solving legal problems in a timely and cost effective way.
Buy and/or Sell and/or Incorpating a Company
come see us at Metro Law LLP at

Metropolis at Metrotown
across from Superstore checkouts
Burnaby, BC
Suite 1141 - 4700 Kingsway
Burnaby, British Columbia
Canada, V5H 4M1
Phone: 604-434-5100
Website: MetroLaw.ca

Frank Blaily & Brent McLean  - Corporate-Commercial Lawyers with offices in Burnaby 's MetroTown MetroTower 1

Frank M. Baily, B.Sc. LLB. RETIRED 2021
Brent A. McLean, B.Comm. LLB. RETIRED

Barristers & Solicitors Serving Metro Vancouver for over 40 years in the areas of: 

·  Corporate - Commercial Law
·  Shareholder Agreements & Disputes
·  Employment Disputes
·  Corporate and Commercial Transactions
·  Corporate Restructuring
·  General Drafting of Commercial Agreements
·  Corporate Security
·  Civil Litigation
·  Commercial Leases
·  Mortgages & Real Estate Conveyancing
·  Wills Disputes Estates & Trusts Administration, including Estate Disputes

Frank Baily, 40 years experience as a business coporate commercial services lawyer - expereinced in incorpirations, buying and selling a business - based in Metrotown Burnaby


Below quoted from https://www.cheedusevic.com /baily-mclean-law-group/
Effective May 31st, 2021, Frank Baily has retired. The law firm of Chee Dusevic has taken over the practices of Frank Baily.
For more information, please contact us below:

Barristers & Solicitors
Suite 2388, Metrotower II
4720 Kingsway,
Burnaby, BC,
V5H 4N2
P: +1 604 431 8368
F: +1 604 431 8308
Web: https://www.cheedusevic.com /baily-mclean-law-group/
Email: info@cheedusevic.com

Andrea Rasmussen, Surrey lawyer, over 25 years experience as business, company law lawyer e.g. buy/sell a business


the corporate and commercial partner at Wilson and Rasmussen LLP and an experienced solicitor ... Her business law practice involves representation of many large, well-established firms, as well as new companies in and around the Province of BC.  Andrea and her trusted and experienced assistant, Amalia, would be pleased to assist with your incorporation, commercial lending, leasing, or business sale/purchase transactions.

Areas of Practice:

  • Company Law (including Incorporations:  Provincial, Federal and Extraprovincial, Sole Proprietorships, Partnerships, Shareholder Agreements)
  • Contract Law (including Co-ownership Agreements and Joint Venture Agreements)
  • Commercial Lending and Borrowing (preparation and advice on loans and security documentation for the Lender and Borrower registered in the Land Title and Personal Property Security Registries of B.C.)
  • Employer / Employee Issues (negotiations, contract review, drafting and advice, Wrongful Dismissal issues and Employment Standards law)
  • Commercial Leases (review, advice and drafting)
  • Buying and Selling Businesses (Assets or Shares in Companies)
  • Wills and Estates (including drafting and advice on Wills, Powers of Attorney, Representation Agreements, Living Wills, Probate and Estate Administration)
  • Residential Real Estate (Buying, Selling, Mortgaging)

ANDREA RASMUSSEN, barrister & solicitor Wilson Rasmussen LLP
Suite 300
Guildford Landmark Building,
15127 - 100th Avenue
Surrey BC,  V3R 0N9
Phone:  604-583-7917 (#41)
Website:  www.WilsonRasmussen.com

Victoria BC Lawyers for Corporate-Commercial Litigation ·  Finance ·  Intellectual Property ·  Technology Law

James S. Hutchison, Victoria lawyer for corporate-commercial  law, Finance law, Intellectual Property Law CLICK FOR MORE INFO

James S. Hutchison LL.B.
Victoria, BC
Preferred Areas of Practice:  Corporate-Commercial Business Law, Finance and Intellectual Property Lawyer.

Hutchison Oss-Cech Marlatt,
Barristers & Solicitors
#1 - 505 Fisgard Street,
Victoria B.C. V8W 1R3
Phone:  (250) 360-2500

Website:  HOM-law.com/practices/business-and-corporate-law

Andrew Tomilson, LLB LLM , practices corporate-commercial, real estate and wills and estates law


Andrew was called to the Bar in 2012 and joined our solicitor's group in 2018.  His practice primarily focuses on:

· Corporate commercial
· Real estate
· Wills and Estates

Originally from Calgary, Andrew operated a business overseas before pursuing a career in Law. Andrew obtained a Masters of Law in International Economic and Business Law in 2010 from Kyushu University on a full scholarship from the Japanese Ministry of Education, a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Victoria in 2009, and Bachelors of Arts degrees with distinction in History and Philosophy from the University of Calgary in 2002.

Andrew Tomilson
Hutchison Oss-Cech Marlett
#1 - 505 Fisgard St.
Victoria, B.C. Canada V8W 1R3
Phone:  (250) 360-2500     Toll Free:  1-866-887-4878
Email:  awt@hom-law.com
Website:  hom-law.com/lawyers/andrew-tomilson/

Patrick Bion,  Victoria business-commercial lawyer

Business-Commercial Services Lawyer
B.A. (UVIC - 1970), LL.B. (UBC - 1973)

Patrick is one of the three founding principals of McConnan Bion O'Connor & Peterson and has practised with the firm since 1975.

Patrick has an exclusively solicitor practice and concentrates in the areas of commercial and business law, real estate development and acting on behalf of commercial lenders both in preparation of security documentation and realization of that security.

Patrick also has many small business clients and he advises those clients in all aspects of their legal needs. 

McConnan Bion O'Connor & Peterson Law Corporation
Suite # 420 - 880 Douglas Street,
Victoria, B.C. Canada V8W 2B7
Phone:  250-385-1383    Toll free:  1-888-385-1383
Email Pat Bion:  pbion@mcbop.com
Web Site:  https://www.mcbop.com/lawyer/patrick-e-bion
Street Map:  down town Victoria location near Court House

Joanna Lee, associate lawyer with Wong Doerkson law firm, next door to  Chinatown entrance on Fisgard St. - practice includes Immigration and the buying / purchase of businesses


Joanna Lee is a native of Victoria who graduated from the University of Victoria Law School in 2007. Joanna also has a Bachelor of Science (Biology) with distinction from the University of Victoria.

Joanna articled at Wong & Doerksen and was called to the Bar of British Columbia in 2013. She is now an associate at Wong & Doerksen.

Her main practice areas are business purchases and sales, immigration, and civil litigation. (quote from web site 2019.10.24)

Wong Doerkson Lawyers
1618 Government Street
Victoria, B.C., V8W 1Z3
Telephone: (250) 381-7799
Web site:  WongDoerksen.com

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