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Business Structures

Under the Law Society Act and its by-laws, you are permitted to set up your practice as a sole proprietorship, general partnership, limited liability partnership or a professional corporation. The Law Society also recognizes two practice arrangements that involve non-licensees: multi-discipline practices and affiliations.

Professional Corporations

Multi-Discipline Practices and Partnerships  

Affiliations

Limited Liability Partnerships

Civil Society Organizations

Associates versus Association

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