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.

 

 

SURREY GENERAL PRACTICE - MULTI-LAWYER

 

This busy practice has been in operation for over 50 years. The present practice mix is RE (including Municipal/Expropriation), Corp/Comm, Wills/Estates, Family Law and Litigation. The sellers have excellent reputations individually and as a firm, and are prepared to assist the buyer with a transition plan that ensures client retention.

 

TRI-CITIES SOLICITOR'S PRACTICE

 

This long-established practice would suit a firm wishing to expand to the Tri-Cities area, or a local resident wishing to avoid the commute downtown. Real Estate forms 60% of this practice with the remainder evenly split between Wills/Estates and Corporate/Commercial. The practice is presently turning away work so there is lots of room for expansion.

 

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.

 

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).