Business Planning & Corporate Law

Whether you’re looking to start a new business, sell or buy an existing business, become a shareholder or partner in an existing company, add new shareholders or partners or undertake a strategic financial restructure, our business lawyers have the expertise to give you the proper counseling and advice. Our business lawyers advise clients in a variety of corporate and commercial transactions involving business entities and professional practices, including:

  • Shareholder and operating agreements
  • The formation, organization, ownership, control and dissolution of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, and joint ventures
  • Representation of parties to corporate reorganizations, mergers, sales, acquisitions, and other commercial transactions
  • Tax advice regarding the structuring of a purchase, sale or reorganization of a business, or to plan for the succession or transition of its owners
  • Corporate governance, management and control, and crisis management, including in connection with family run companies and closely held corporations
  • Negotiation and drafting of contracts and agreements for strategic business relationships
  • Negotiation and drafting of contracts and agreements with vendors, suppliers, licensees, distributors, and other related entities
  • Negotiation of employment agreements, restrictive covenant agreements, and joint venture agreements
  • Providing advice to majority and minority owners, partners, members, employees and other business participants, and dispute resolution among business owners Representation of lenders and borrowers in commercial lending transactions