Emil Ford Lawyers


We are business lawyers who not only know the law but also understand business. We have worked in and with business people in advertising, aviation, building, dentistry, design, education, equipment hire, information technology, manufacturing, medicine, mining, new technologies, printing, pharmacies and more. We are company directors and company secretaries. We run our law business and have experience in running other businesses.

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Our business work includes:

Getting into Business

  • Advice about the best business or corporate structures
  • Forming companies, unit trusts, discretionary trusts and partnerships
  • Advice about business names and registering them
  • Buying a business
  • Selling a business
  • Buying and selling companies
  • Franchises

Running the Business

  • Employment issues
  • Standard contracts
  • Terms & Conditions
  • Advice about competition laws and restrictive trade practices
  • Dealing with consumer claims
  • Company law advice
  • Company governance
  • Privacy issues
  • Occupational health and safety issues
  • Taxation (income tax, capital gains tax, goods and services tax, land tax, stamp duty and payroll tax)
  • Intellectual property (copyright, trade marks, designs, patents)

New Technologies

  • Domain name registration and transfers
  • Software licences
  • Online contracts
  • Electronic transactions

Contact us:  or 61 2 9267 9800

Suite 4 Level 5
580 George Street
Sydney NSW 2000
Phone: +61 2 9267 9800
Fax: +61 2 9283 2553