Law Practices for Sale

British Columbia and Alberta

IMPORTANT INFORMATION RE:  BUYER REQUIREMENTS

 

IF YOU ARE NOT A MEMBER IN GOOD STANDING OF  A LAW SOCIETY OF A CANADIAN PROVINCE YOU CANNOT PURCHASE A LAW PRACTICE IN CANADA

 

 A buyer must be a legally qualified Canadian lawyer in order to be legally eligible to purchase a practice.  You must be a member of the the Law Society of the Province of sale or eligible for membership in said Law Society prior to purchase.

 

 

If you are unable to provide proof of your Law Society membership you will not be provided any information on any practice listed below.

 

 

CENTRAL ALBERTA PRACTICE - General Practice

 

This practice started 100 years ago and is located in the historic downtown core of this Central Alberta city. Practice mix is about 50% RE, Wills/Estates and Corporate/Commercial; the remainder is Family Law/litigation and Commercial litigation. Billings are in the high six figures and the profit is exceptionally profitable.  The practice boasts fantastic staff, and the premises have space for an additional lawyer.

 

The seller is willing to contemplate the sale of the building.  Please note that Ms. Geiger does not handle real estate sales and the seller will have a licensed realtor for any such transaction.

 

 

REVELSTOKE B.C.

 

This long established practice is in a tight knit community in the mountains where fantastic skiing and year-round outdoor activities abound.  Real Property conveyancing is the mainstay but you can expect to handle RE, Wills/Estates, Corp/Comm, Family Law and a variety of litigation.  Respected seller willing to mentor junior lawyer.

 

 

 

 

CALGARY ALBERTA

 

This longstanding practice has an excellent reputation in the community and loyal repeat clientele. The work is approximately 85% solicitor-based, with a focus on Wills/Estates Administration and Litigation, Real Estate and Corp/Commercial law. Litigation is general with the exclusion of contested family matters.

 

There is a large wills bank and approximately 150 corporate reports are prepared annually.

 

There is opportunity for expansion in all practice areas; the premises have room for additional lawyers and staff.

 

The practice would be suitable for one or two buyer(s) with at least 8-10 years' practice experience. The sellers are willing to provide a substantial transition period to the incoming lawyers.

 

 

CENTRAL ALBERTA

 

This 2 lawyer practice was established in 1984 and consistently bills $8-900K annually.  70% Solicitor's work with emphasis on Real Estate, Wills/Estates and Corporate/Commercial - some Family law and general litigation.  Trained staff and congenial sellers. This practice would suit lawyer(s) with approximately 5 years of experience an upwards although the sellers are prepared to consider mentoring a more junior lawyer(s).  

  

  

 

VANCOUVER ISLAND - COMOX VALLEY

 

Over 20 years in operation with a mix of Real Estate, Wills/Estates, Family Law and Civil litigation. Solid and consistent billings. Seller is flexible about transition and will mentor a junior with at least five years' experience.

 

PRACTICE FOR SALE - VICTORIA, B.C. (OAK BAY)

 

Extremely busy and profitable legal practice composed primarily of Real Estate, Wills, Personal Planning Documents and other documents of intent.

 

Practice is in a superb storefront location nestled among other professionals with a solid loyal client base as well as walk-in clients.  The location, near Oak Bay, is bright, modern and fresh and considered a contributor to the local community.  Billings are high $300 to $400K.

 

This practice is well suited to a junior or senior lawyer who wishes to acquire a practice with excellent potential for expansion into other areas of law including, but not limited to, probate.

 

Seller is flexible about a transitional period to ensure the ongoing success of the business and to mentor if required.  This practice will allow a legal professional to be entrepreneurial and a part of a vibrant community.

 

SOLD:

VANCOUVER WEST BROADWAY CORRIDOR SOLICITOR'S PRACTICE

 

 

Real Estate conveyancing, development and leasing.  Corporate commercial with over 140 annual clientele.  Practice in operation over 30 years. Extremely busy with no advertising by present lawyer; room for expansion through advertising, expansion into wills/estates law.