"Don't believe everything you read on the Internet."

Abraham Lincoln

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Business Structures & Contracts

Business StructuringPartnership Agreements | Joint Ventures

Early decisions made at the beginning of a new joint venture, partnership, or business expansion will be very important to your ultimate success. As you business matures, and you consider financing growth with debt or equity, our attorneys can help you address issues such as minimizing liability, tax planning, proper alignment of owner incentives, succession, and exit strategies.

 

  • Partnership and LLC Agreements
  • LLC Operating Agreements
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Bylaws and Code of Regulations

M&A and Commercial Finance Asset Sales | Stock Sales | Corporate Mergers

Our attorneys are experienced in structuring, negotiating and closing transactions such as buying, selling, merging or reorganizing businesses, joint venture and fund formation, long-term supply and service arrangements and commercial financing. Contact us early. Understanding the legal issues involved in advance will give you an advantage in negotiating the business terms of your deal.

 

  • Stock and Asset Purchases
  • CMBS and Freddie Mac Financing
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plans (ESOPs)

Employees and ContractorsNon-Compete | Confidentiality | Severance

Employment documents should be consistent, enforceable, and tailored to your business.  There are many considerations when on-boarding new employees or independent contractors.  We’ll analyze your individual situation and create an appropriate “library” of documents to use with new hires.  We also create equity incentive plans to help you attract and retain the best talent.

 

  • Offer Letters & Employment Agreements
  • Proprietary Information Agreements
  • Equity Incentive Plans (Stock Option Plans)
  • Severance Agreements

Contract LawSaaS and Technology | Contractor Agreements

Don’t go into you next deal with a form you grabbed blindly from the internet, or repurposed from a prior deal without giving thought to the unintended consequences of inappropriate or inapplicable language. Let us help create a document that will clearly accomplish your goals, and hold up if you ever need to enforce it. These are some of various agreements that we draft on a frequent basis.

 

  • Software Agreements (SaaS and Development)
  • Commercial Leases
  • Non-Compete and Non-Disclosure Agreements
  • Management Agreements
  • Professional Services Agreements