Legal Services For Healthcare Professionals
When it comes to legal matters, whether you are an experienced healthcare professional or just about to start your professional career, you want to retain a lawyer that you can depend on; a person who understands what you need and how to assist you in obtaining your personal and professional goals.
We understand that as a healthcare professional, your focus is on delivering client care to your patients and growing your practice; not dealing with legal issues. When you retain Hummingbird Lawyers, you not only get a lawyer, you get a multi-disciplinary law firm that is vested in providing you with a comprehensive suite of tailored legal services to assist with many of your legal needs, when you need it and sometimes even before you realize that you need it.
At Hummingbird Lawyers, we focus on serving professionals in the regulated health industry space within Toronto and the Greater Toronto Area. This includes Dentists, Physicians, Optometrists, Chiropractors, Physiotherapists, RMTs, and other regulated healthcare professionals.
Healthcare professionals are just as diverse as their areas of practice, and knowing this, we aim to offer our legal services on a cost-effective and organized structure that can be fully personalized and realistically attainable for any healthcare professional. Like you, we are keen on developing and maintaining long-lasting relationships.
Our full suite of legal services for Healthcare Professionals include the following:
Corporate and Business Law
From incorporation to corporate governance, Hummingbird Corporate Lawyers assist healthcare professionals with setting up their business for success. We stay current on matters that may affect your practice and profession to ensure compliance with laws and regulations. Whether you are looking to set up your own practice or purchase an existing practice – or are ready to transition out of the profession and sell your current practice – Hummingbird corporate lawyers can assist and guide you through the entire process, with the knowledge and service you deserve.
Our corporate lawyers also assist healthcare professionals with the review of commercial leases and work closely with your tax accountant and other professional advisors to perform and execute corporate tax strategies.
- Buying and Selling a Practice
- Share Purchase Agreement
- Asset Purchase Agreement
- Letter of Intent
- Commercial Lease Review
- Commercial Loan
- Shareholder Loan
- Incorporation and Organization
- Application for Certificate of Authorization and Renewals
- Regulatory Compliance with College, Laws, and Regulations
- Shareholder, Partnership and Cost Share Agreement
- Share Restructuring and Reorganization
- Annuals, Dividend Declarations, and other Special Resolutions
- Corporate Governance
- Corporate Compliance
Legal matters regarding employment law affect Healthcare professionals just as they do with other businesses. Hummingbird Lawyers provides knowledgeable and effective employment law advice to health professional employers and well as employees of healthcare providers. We offer a full range of employment law services from drafting and reviewing associate and locum agreements to dealing with workplace harassment issues to dismissals and termination of employment contracts.
- Associate and Locum Agreements
- Employment Contract
- Constructive Dismissal
- Wrongful Dismissal
- Workplace Harassment and Bullying
- Matters relating to Employment Standards Act and Ontario Labour Relations Board
Commercial & Residential Real Estate
Our Real Estate practice group provides expert legal advice and service to healthcare professionals with a variety of closings, from the purchase or sale of commercial property, residential property or investment property, to private lending and refinance transactions. Hummingbird Real Estate lawyers also deal with complex conveyancing and title matters, including title clean up, title transfers relating to a matrimonial home, corporation and/or trust and the sale and disposition of estate property.
- Purchase and Sale of Commercial Property
- Purchase and Sale of Residential Property
- Private Lending
- Residential Leases
- Conveyancing and Title Matters
- Survivorship Application
- Estate Sale
- Transfer of Matrimonial Home
Wills & Estates
Effective estate and succession planning is all in the details. Hummingbird Wills and Estate lawyers assist healthcare professionals and their loved ones, with drafting their last will and testament, corporate secondary wills and the administration of an estate. We help you plan ahead by establishing a power of attorneys and setting up inter vivos and testamentary trusts to protect your legacy and preserve your wealth in accordance with your wishes. Our knowledgeable Wills and Estates lawyers will guide you through the complex world of Estate Law, from obtaining probate for trustees, to protecting an entitled beneficiary or estate in an estate dispute or litigation.
- Estate and Succession Planning
- Last Will and Testament
- Corporate and Secondary Will
- Power of Attorney for Property and Personal Care
- Family Trust, Henson Trust, Inter Vivos Trust
- Certificate of Appointment of Estate Trustee
- Estate Administration
- Estate Litigation
As a healthcare professional, you have a lot on the line. From advising on separation and divorce issues, to reviewing and consulting on cohabitation and marriage contracts, our collaborative Family Law lawyers are exceptional in what they do, protecting your family law interest honestly, and effectively, with proven results.
- Separation and Divorce
- Cohabitation Agreement
- Marriage Contract
- Child Custody
Pragmatic, timely and cost-effective resolutions are the top priorities healthcare professionals expect from their counsel. Our experienced civil litigation team at Hummingbird Lawyers LLP ensure that your interests are protected to the full extent of the law. We offer healthcare professionals knowledgeable advice from business disputes with business partners, suppliers, commercial landlords and tenants, to defending professional negligence claims, and resolving disciplinary matters with your regulatory college.
- Shareholder and Partnership Dispute
- Oppression Remedy Action
- Commercial Contract Dispute
- Employment Dispute
- Real Estate Litigation
- Commercial Lease Dispute
- Construction Disputes
- Land Claims
- Mortgage Enforcement
- Franchise Dispute
Notary and Commission
A Notary Public is an appointed public official who witnesses oaths, signs affidavits and certifies documents to be true copies of the original. A Commissioner for Taking Affidavits may take affidavits and administer other legal oaths, affirmations or declarations.
Whether you need a travel consent document notarized, require certified true copies of an original document, or simply a commissioned witness for a statutory declaration, Hummingbird Lawyers LLP offers notary and commission services for a variety of situations.
- Certified True Copy
- Consent to Travel
- Statutory Declaration
- Passport Application
- Letter of Invitation
- Visa Application
- Adoption Application
- University/College Application
- Licensing Application
- Affidavit of Service
- Affidavit of Identity
- Affidavit of Execution
- Affidavit for a Lost Cheque
- Common Law Union Statutory Declaration
- Sworn Statement for a Family Gift of a Used Vehicle in the Province of Ontario
- Commission of Forms and Declarations
If you are a regulated health professional, please contact our managing healthcare lawyer, Michael E.B. Taing, or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on our wide range of legal services for healthcare professionals.