Corporate Services and Acquisition Group
at Devry Smith Frank LLP

We have practiced business law and corporate law at DSF since the firm’s inception in 1964. The corporate law group consists of several talented business lawyers and clerks and is headed up by the firm’s most senior partner, Mr. Bill Smith. We have many, many long term clients who rely upon us for all of their business legal needs. We take pride in being part of helping our client’s businesses grow and prosper.

We provide complete corporate legal services, including incorporations and complete organization, record keeping, reorganizations, amalgamations, as well as winding-up and dissolution. We are experts in the preparation of shareholder agreements, partnership agreements, and far more. We can help plan and execute the acquisition or disposition of shares or assets of a private business. We can also assist in matters concerning franchises and joint ventures. We can advise and assist in the private placement of securities, the preparation of offering memoranda and the formation of limited partnerships and other forms of syndicated investment.

We particularly specialize in assisting start-up companies with their business plans, organizational structures, grant applications, corporate registrations, and lending/financing needs.

Some of the legal services we offer relating to business law and corporate law are:


  • Incorporation and organization
  • Amalgamations and dissolutions
  • Commercial leasing
  • Business acquisitions and sales
  • Commercial agreements
  • Shareholder, partnership and joint venture agreements
  • Distributorship and franchise arrangements
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Corporate record keeping
  • Construction contracts
  • Employment agreements

We would be pleased to discuss your businesses needs.
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More about Elisabeth Colson

We have three locations to serve you:

Toronto law offices are conveniently located in the Lawrence and Don Mills area at 95 Barber Greene Road, Suite 100;
Whitby offices are located in the heart of downtown Whitby at 209 Dundas Street East, Suite 401;
Barrie offices are located downtown Barrie at 85 Bayfield Street, 3rd Floor.
We have plenty of free parking in all three locations.