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The Professionals Practice Group at Siskinds has extensive experience dealing with many different legal issues that veterinarians may face throughout their careers. We understand that each stage of a veterinarian’s career will attract different legal needs and considerations. The needs of a newer veterinarian may be different than those of a veterinarian who is nearing retirement from his or her practice. As busy professionals, veterinarians may experience rapid change as their careers and personal circumstances advance. Our experience in advising veterinarians on a variety of legal issues allows us to offer a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary suite of services tailored to assist veterinarians throughout their personal lives, their career, and into retirement.

The specific legal services that we provide, which are tailored to veterinarians, include:

For more information on our services or how we can help, please feel free to contact us.

Incorporation to Retirement

A multi-disciplinary suite of services tailored to assist veterinarians

Professional Corporations

Incorporating a veterinary professional corporation can bring significant advantages. We work directly with tax advisors and accountants to ensure the most appropriate corporate structure is established in order to achieve long term goals.

Purchase and Sale of a Practice

A veterinary practice is one of the most valuable assets a veterinarian may own and the decision to sell or purchase a practice is significant. There are many considerations that should be made with respect to the sale or purchase of a practice and we work closely with clients and their advisors to identify the most appropriate strategies to achieve the goals of our client.

Retirement and Succession Planning

The development of an effective succession plan for your medical practice is a key part of ensuring a smooth transition into retirement.

Estate Planning for Professionals

As you progress in your career, your estate plan may become more complex. Dual Wills may be used to protect certain eligible assets from estate and administration tax.

Other Legal Needs

As you continue to progress in your career, there are many other legal needs you may likely encounter in your professional and personal life

Our Team

Learn more about Katherine Serniwka.

Katherine Serniwka

Associate - Business Law

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