BUSINESS & COMMERCIAL LAW
General Corporate Services
Our corporate attorneys develop close relationships with our clients, often acting as “outside general counsel,” to provide day-to-day support, working with our clients to achieve business objectives. Our services include advising upon and drafting:
- Commercial Contracts
- Employment Agreements/Executive Compensation
- Confidentiality and Non-Competition Agreements
- Stockholders and Restricted Stock Agreements
- Entity Formation Documents
- Corporate Minutes
- Entity formation
We provide the basic legal services for small businesses, public companies and international companies who are doing business in the United States. Our corporate attorneys work closely with the attorneys in our firm’s other practice groups, including commercial litigation, real estate, and estate planning to ensure that clients have prompt access to all related legal and business advice.
The Corporate Finance practice assists clients in structuring and negotiating various financing arrangements, including equity and debt offerings. We represent investors and corporations in a wide variety of financings, from early seed stage investments through subsequent rounds of financing. We also work with underwriter funds and companies to structure, negotiate and document private placements, Private Investment in Public Equity (PIPE) transactions, reverse mergers and follow-on equity and debt financings.
Mergers & Acquisitions
The Mergers & Acquisitions practice assists clients in purchasing all or part of private or public companies for both investment and strategic purposes. We represent purchasers, sellers, private equity funds and lending sources. The practice often addresses complex corporate law issues involving:
- Asset and Stock Acquisitions and Dispositions
- Strategic Alliances
- Joint Ventures
- Leveraged Buy-outs
The firm represents a diverse group of clients, ranging from small businesses to large international publicly traded companies. Our attorneys are experienced in counseling both U.S. and foreign companies in cross-border acquisitions, joint ventures and other strategic relationships.
Our Technology Law practice assists technology companies, IT departments, small businesses and private equity firms in protecting intellectual property assets by providing advice on:
- Licensing and Outsourcing
- Copyrights and Trademarks
- Technology Employment
- International Technology Export Compliance
- Corporate Finance
- Mergers & Acquisitions
Our attorneys have experience with licensing, outsourcing, software development agreements, maintenance agreements, hardware and communications purchasing and leasing agreements and joint ventures. They are also well versed in traditional corporate law, corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions.