We devote our years of experience to helping you and your business succeed. From formation of your business entity, through operational and transactional issues, such as employment, purchase or zoning of real estate, financing, mergers with or acquisition of other companies, protection of intellectual property, regulatory compliance issues to business succession, sale or reorganization, we are available to provide legal guidance and offer solutions for issues your business faces. When matters must be resolved through litigation, our courtroom experience will advance your position at all stages, including arbitration, mediation, trial and appeals.
For your personal and family needs, our legal advice is available for wills, trusts, powers of attorney, probate, purchase or sale of real estate, guardianship and conservatorship.
Our legal expertise assists businesses in a variety of industries, from small to large companies. A representative sample of our clients includes:
-Manufacturing (aviation, HVAC, pipeline supplies, testing equipment, hydraulic trenching, robotic machines, industrial cutting machines)
-Services (oil field supplies, roofing, marketing and advertising, answering exchange, information technology, construction and remodeling)
-Healthcare (hospitals, clinics, physician groups, long term care facilities, home health and hospice care)
-Banking (state and national banks)
-Retail (consumer and personal goods, restaurants)
-Social services agencies (housing, elderly, child protection, disability)
When businesses seek legal assistance, our attorneys:
-Form corporations, limited partnerships, limited liability companies, prepare and negotiate agreements for mergers or sales of assets or ownership
-Advise on lending, deposit and collection matters for banks and protect the banks' interests in foreclosure or bankruptcy matters
-Develop employment policies, procedures, agreements, and covenants not to compete
-Prepare or challenge zoning and annexation actions affecting business locations
-Negotiate leases, lease with purchase options, and purchase and sale of real estate agreements
-Pursue and defend business or professional licensing issues before administrative boards and agencies
-Arrange work-out and restructuring agreements for companies
-File actions or defend companies in business tort and contract cases, discrimination, wrongful discharge and wage and hour matters, commercial and secured transactions, insurance coverage, negligence and bankruptcy adversary actions in state, federal and appellate courts
On a personal basis, our attorneys will assist you and your family to prepare wills, powers of attorney for financial and health needs, advise on estate planning and succession, administer or probate estates, file and monitor guardianships and conservatorships for disabled or elderly family members, and address other family or personal issues that involve legal matters.