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Corporate Law

CORPORATION/BUSINESS LAW

Owning and operating a business can be a challenging experience especially in these turbulent economic times. This reality has led to the increased importance of protecting your business from possible pitfalls, whether they be external or internal, and protecting the structure of your business as well as the products or services your business provides.

We realize that entrepreneurs are a unique type of people, who burn the midnight oil trying to make their business a success. That’s why we are always available past traditional business hours to accommodate the special needs of our clients. We pride ourselves on our attentiveness to our clients’ needs.

With a focus on highly professional, expedient services to each and every client, our firm works tirelessly to understand every nuance of our client’s business before consulting them on the best strategy to handle their specific needs. In fact, many of our clients retain us to act as their “in-house counselin order to achieve the best results for their business needs.  This arrangement has multiple benefits; we develop an in-depth familiarity with our client’s business, culture and legal needs; we maintain a long-term relationship, thereby facilitating an even further efficiency in service; and lastly we become an integral part of our client’s business management decision making, thus assuring a more streamlined progression of the businesses’ future

The general corporate services our firm provides are:

  • Formation of entities and preparation of related documentation
  • Founders’ agreements, shareholders’ agreements, operating agreements, partnership agreements and buy/sell agreements
  • Employment and consulting agreements
  • Commercial contracts, including services agreements, partnering agreements, vendor/supplier agreements
  • Structuring of equity ownership
  • Corporate governance, board of director matters and voting agreements
  • Dissolutions and liquidations
  • Trademark advice and registration