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A Practice Supporting Business Success

Partner today with the corporate law experts at Stevenson Luchies & Legh. Our team will help you structure your ideas into a successful plan for the future. We craft legal documents that not only protect your intellectual property, but also reflect your business goals. Stevenson Luchies & Legh has assisted thousands of business owners in British Columbia to bring their plans to fruition.

Our experienced corporate and business lawyers can help you:

  • Set up a new business
  • Register as a sole proprietor or a partnership
  • Partnership or Shareholders Agreements
  • Incorporate your Provincial or Federal business
  • Maintain your existing Corporation
  • Establish a holding company or a trust
  • Buy, sell, or restructure an existing business
  • Prepare contracts for your daily business operations
  • Resolve contractual complications, or avoid them altogether

Stevenson Luchies & Legh has been successfully helping BC businesses since 1987.

Related Legal Services

If you are thinking of starting, buying or selling a business, then you ought to consider the additional legal services available to protect your hard work. At Stevenson Luchies & Legh we always give proactive advice to help you navigate the complex processes of business law.

Family Law

If you are seeking a secure future for your children or loved ones, particularly in the protection of your estate and assets, our legal acumen will put your mind at ease. Our lawyers help you to make the right choices, ensuring that your wishes are executed to exact detail and your assets are kept with the people you love.

Construction Law

For those looking to keep a construction company running smoothly, our expertise can prove to be invaluable. Our lawyers are well versed in the construction industry, providing valuable assistance in navigating the legal requirements of the job.

Real Estate Law

Our Real Estate team of lawyers can help you to buy, sell, or refinance your property, whether commercial or residential. We can also help in the process of a lease or foreclosure. Whatever your legal needs happen to be – Stevenson Luchies & Legh is here for you.

Frequently Asked Business Law Questions

  • What is business law?
    Business and corporate law are broad topics that encompass domestic commerce, consumer transaction, and the formation and management of business entities. Our lawyers have extensive experience in corporate law and can assist you with any of your questions.
  • What types of legal procedures should I be concerned with?
    Once a new business is incorporated, it must maintain its legal status. Businesses need to comply with licensing requirements and industry standards. Businesses may also be expected to maintain additional records, follow special procedure for their specific industries. At Stevenson Luchies & Legh we will make sure you have everything you need to keep your business in good standing.
  • When should I see a lawyer about my business?
    You should seek advice from our lawyers as early in the process as possible, before any problems arise. Whether you are setting up a new business or you are buying, selling or restructuring an existing one, you should seek counsel early to ensure a smooth process throughout.

James A.S. Legh

Mr. Legh’s primary legal experience is in litigation. He has practiced in the area of personal injury for over 25 years, having acted for clients around the world. Settlements and judgments have been based on the nature of the losses suffered, and have been as high as $6.3 Million.


Tyler T. Luchies

Mr. Luchies obtained a Bachelor of Commerce with Honors from the University of Alberta in 1987. He continued his education at the University of Toronto, and was awarded a Bachelor of Laws in 1990. He was the recipient of the Willis Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Law School and also sat on the Governor’s Council and the University of Toronto Faculty of Law Dean Search Committee. Mr. Luchies was the President of the Student Law Society in his year of graduation. Mr. Luchies was called to the Bar of British Columbia on August 1991.


Daniel Mildenberger

Daniel graduated from the University of Victoria Faculty of Law in 2000 followed by articles and employment at another Victoria law firm before joining Stevenson Luchies & Legh in 2010. Daniel’s career prior to law was in commercial real estate sales and leasing.


Justin Hanson

Justin was born in Port of Spain, Trinidad, and moved from Trinidad to Victoria in 1988. Justin graduated from the University of Victoria Faculty of Law in 2003. Justin articled in Victoria and then joined another law firm where he practiced for 7 years before joining Stevenson Luchies & Legh in 2012.


Stephen Lyons

Before entering law, Mr. Lyons worked in software development. Stephen was a senior programmer, analyst, and software architect for leading video game and Internet-based gaming companies, including Relic Entertainment, Alea Software, Radical Entertainment, and Criterion Studios. As a result of his industry experience, Mr. Lyons is well-versed in the distinct needs of the technology sector.


Braden Greaves

Braden began his legal career as an articled student with Stevenson Luchies & Legh in 2016 and continued with the firm as a lawyer after being called to the bar in May 2017. He has experience in a variety of areas of law and is currently working on establishing a general practice with particular focus on family law and wills and estates. Braden is also able to assist clients in, personal injury, civil litigation (including small claims), and in some real estate related matters.


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