Paul R. Trethewey Professional Corporation, Barrister & Solicitor


Paul has been a leader in corporate-commercial and business Law since 1977, advising a diverse clientele of largely owner-managed businesses, and specializing in shareholder/partner agreements and disputes, business entity structures, tax-motivated reorganizations, objections to tax assessments and commercial agreements.

 Areas of Expertise in Corporate, Commercial and Business Law:

  • Business Organization Agreements and Vehicles: business corporations, medical and legal professional corporations, shareholder and voting agreements, partnerships, limited liability partnerships, co-tenancies, licenses, not-for-profit corporations, professional sport franchises, motor dealerships, trusts and declaration of trust. Matrimonial business-asset disputes.
  • Mergers & Acquisitions: Corporate and Partnership Reorganizations, acquisitions and divestitures, financing, licensing.
  • Remedies for breach of fiduciary duty and corporate oppression, partnership and shareholder disputes, accounting, audit and regulatory compliance, arbitration.
  • Commercial Agreements: Industrial property protection and licensing, confidentiality agreements, guarantees, service and consulting agreements.
  • Tax: Corporate and partnership reorganizations, objections to assessments, director liability defence, non-resident agency, voluntary disclosure.