Corporate Law

Transactional Law

We provide legal advice to individuals and companies in connection with a broad variety of business transactions.

Such transactions include:

  • Mergers and acquisitions;
  • Business Restructuring;
  • Shareholder Agreements, By-Laws, and Operating Agreements;
  • Changes of Management;
  • Business Entity Conversion;
  • Management Agreements;
  • Consulting and employment Agreements; and
  • Other types of business transactions that require thoughtful and sophisticated lawyers.

Formation of Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, Partnerships and Other Entities

We assist clients in forming all types of entities. We work with entrepreneurs and new companies to create business strategies and plans aimed at achieving long-term success. We assist in:

  • Sole proprietorships;
  • Partnerships;
  • Limited liability partnerships;
  • Limited liability companies;
  • Corporations;
  • Business trusts and joint ventures;
  • Buy-Back Provisions;
  • Franchising:
  • Copyright and Trademark Protection;
  • Venture Capital;
  • Individual Protection;
  • Estate Planning;
  • Business Succession;
  • Out of State Expansion;
  • Third-Party Contracts;
  • Vendor Contracts; and
  • Customer Contracts

companyMergers and Acquisitions, Purchases and Sales of Businesses

We assist individuals and companies wishing to purchase or sell a business by merger or other forms of acquisition and sale. We emphasize focusing on your needs and planning to achieve those needs, and addressing issues which may arise. We assist you in:

  • Choosing the appropriate type of transaction;
  • Structuring the transaction, taking into account tax considerations;
  • Preparing and negotiating contracts;
  • Complying with legal and regulatory requirements;
  • Ensuring assets of the target company are kept in place;
  • Working with employee reassignment; and
  • Finalizing the transaction

Business Litigation

We represent clients in business disputes requiring strong, effective litigators. Most of the business disputes our clients encounter are conflicts between businesses, such as:

  • Breach of Contract;
  • Products Liability;
  • Deceptive Trade;
  • Breach of Warranty;
  • Disclosure of Flood Levels;
  • Failure of Conditions;
  • Breach of Non-Disclosure Agreements;
  • Breach of Non-Compete Agreements;
  • Lease Modifications; and
  • Service Contracts

Shareholder Disputes

We intervene on behalf of clients involved in disputes between shareholders, business partners, directors, and officers. Our lawyers work closely with businesses experiencing changes due to:

  • Restructuring management partners and shareholders;
  • Asset and/or equity transfers;
  • Distribution of profits; and
  • Obligations on losses



Bank Loans and Other Financings

We represent both borrowers and lenders in connection with loans, both secured and unsecured. We handle both business and personal loans including:

  • Mortgages;
  • Start-up financing;
  • Refinancing;
  • Receivable loans; and
  • Other operating loans