Areas of Practice

Davidson & Williams LLP offers a full range of services in the following areas:

Farm & Agricultural Law

Davidson & Williams has been representing the agricultural community for decades and it continues to be a dominant area of practice for the firm. We are experienced in meeting your legal needs and understand the nuances involved with family farms.

Services

  • Farm Sales
  • Land Sales & Purchases
  • Leases & Tenancy Agreements
  • Farm Succession Planning & Estates
  • Tax Issues
  • Marketing Board & Commissions

Real Estate

Real estate is one of the most important assets you will own, so it is important to have the proper legal guidance when you are ready to buy or sell. We will guide you through the process and ensure that you get what you need out of the transaction quickly and securely.

Services

  • Commercial Sales & Purchases
  • Residential Sales & Purchases
  • Construction Mortgages
  • Condominiums
  • Land Development

Wills & Estates

Estate planning relieves family members of unnecessary stress during difficult times and ensures that your wishes are properly carried out. As your life circumstances change, so can your estate planning. We can help you meet your estate planning objectives, and advise you on the many areas it can cover.

Services

  • Wills
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Personal Directives
  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Estate Administration
  • Estate Disputes

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Tax

Taxes: no one likes them, but everyone pays them. Let us help you build your business tax plan to minimize the taxes you pay while avoiding tax violations and unintended tax consequences. We can also help you understand your personal, corporate, or not-for-profit tax obligations and entitlements.

Services

  • Tax Planning
  • Personal Tax
  • Corporate Tax
  • Charitable Status

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Guardianship & Trusteeship

Guardianship and trusteeship are roles that cannot be taken lightly. A guardian or trustee becomes responsible for the personal or financial decisions of someone who is not able to make them themselves. Whether you are appointing a guardian/trustee or applying to become one, the lawyers at Davidson & Williams are able to help.

Services

  • Trusteeship
  • Guardianship
  • Represented Adults

Financing & Secured Transactions

No matter the scenario, you want your financial transactions to be secure and reliable. Our lawyers can help both lenders and borrowers protect their assets and understand their liabilities to meet your particular financing needs.

Services

  • Mortgages
  • Private Loans
  • Security
  • Financing & Refinancing

Commercial & Corporate Law

Commercial and corporate law governs many aspects of your business, so it’s important to get it right. Our lawyers are skilled in a diverse range of commercial and corporate transactions, structures, and tools which can allow you to focus more on your business.

Services

  • Purchase & Sale of Businesses
  • Incorporation & Reorganizations
  • Purchase & Sale of Shares
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Contracts
  • Joint Ventures
  • Franchises
  • Partnerships
  • Non-Profits & Societies

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Bankruptcy & Insolvency

Bankruptcy and insolvency are tough situations to find yourself or your company in, especially if your bankruptcy is contested. Our lawyers can help you through this process and others such as corporate restructuring.

Services

  • Corporate Restructuring
  • Personal Finance

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Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Our team of litigation and dispute resolution lawyers are skilled and knowledgeable in various types of claims, but they also each have their unique areas of practice that they are particularly experienced in. No matter your dispute, there is someone at Davidson & Williams LLP who is able to help.

Services

  • General Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Contract Disputes
  • Estate Litigation
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Insurance Claims
  • Personal Injury
  • Negligence Liability

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Personal injury

If you’ve been involved in an accident or you believe you are a victim of medical malpractice you should contact a lawyer as soon as possible. Steven Florendine is especially well-practiced in these areas and understands the impact injuries have on his clients and their families.

Services

  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Brain Injuries
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Insurance Negotiations

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Employment

Understanding your rights as an employee or employer can be difficult and complicated, but we’re here to help you protect those rights and avoid infringing on the rights of others. Call us for more information about how we can help you with the following:

Services

  • Wrongful & Constructive Dismissal
  • Discrimination & Harassment
  • Occupational Health & Safety
  • Contracts of Employment
  • Employment Policies & Handbooks
  • Independent Contractor Agreements
  • Non-competition & Non-solicitation Disputes

Family

The area of family law is varied and far-reaching which is why it’s important to consult a lawyer prior to making any decisions about your legal matter. We will work with you to prepare for the future or resolve a dispute so that you can reach an agreement that works for you.

Services

  • Divorce & Separation
  • Parenting Agreements
  • Custody & Access
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Matrimonial Property
  • Common Law Relationships
  • Pre-Nuptial & Cohabitation Agreements
  • Adoption
  • Collaborative Law