Agency Work

Patterson Law has the resources and lawyers to take care of all your agency work needs. We routinely assist law firms, companies and company law departments across Canada in maintaining compliance with filing and registration requirements and in undertaking other routine corporate and commercial tasks.


Our team can assist with a variety of routine matters, including:

  • on-line incorporations, organizations and reporting letters
  • amalgamations, continuances and dissolutions
  • maintenance of basic corporate precedents and forms
  • maintenance of libraries of minute books and corporate seals for Atlantic Canadian and CBCA companies

Extra-Provincial Registrations

We provide “one-stop Atlantic Canada shopping” for extra-provincial company registrations. We will handle your extra-provincial partnership and business name registrations. As well, all annual renewals are coordinated directly by our agency services team.

Corporate Searches

Our corporate staff undertake various routine on-line searches, including:

  • corporate status, history and profile
  • trade-marks
  • name reservations
  • certificates of status and certified copies as required
  • Personal Property Security

The provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland, have each adopted a Personal Property Security Act (PPSA). Our firm performs the following services relating to the PPSA in these provinces:

  • on-line searches
  • same day verification statements
  • PMSI registrations and notices
  • judgment and execution searches also available