Area of Practice

Business Law

Our services to Businesses include assisting the client with the creation and acquisition of a business, providing legal information to successfully operate the business and follow through when the owner wants to close, sell of transfer the business. When dealing with business structure clients are given direction with business choices such as sole proprietorship, partnership, limited liability company (LLC), limited liability partnerships (LLP), c-corporations, and s-corporations.

Business Law

Choosing the right Business Structure.

When dealing with business formations, our attorneys offer their expertise with preparation of articles of incorporation, partnership agreements, financing documents related to business start-ups and other necessary business formation documents.

For existing businesses we offer assistance with drafting of employee handbooks, contract negotiation, employment contracts, non-compete agreements, vendor relationships, paperwork involved with the closing of a business, valuation and sale of a business including drafting of buy-sell agreements.

When dealing with the banking area of business such as leasing and financing we provide legal counsel for various banks and financial institutions, borrowers, lenders, lessors and lessees. Business Banking can involve various transactions including land acquisition and development, equipment leasing, real property leasing, personal property leasing, negotiate lease documents, enforcement on lease agreements, asset-based financing, lessor financing and credit lines.

New Business

  • Create Business Structure
  • Sole Proprietorship
  • Partnership
  • Limited Liability Company
  • Limited Liability Partnerships
  • C-corporations
  • S-corporations
  • Articles of Incorporation
  • Business Formation Documents
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Business Contracts
  • Employment Contracts
  • Franchise Agreements
  • Stock Options

Existing Business

  • Employee Non-disclosure
  • Employee Non-compete
  • Confidentiality Agreements
  • Stockholder Agreements
  • Voting Trusts
  • Redemption
  • Cross-purchase
  • Insurance Funded Buy-out
  • Employee Handbooks
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Valuation and Sale of Business
  • Closing of a Business

Business Finance

  • Land Development
  • Land Acquisition
  • Asset-based Financing
  • Real Property Leasing
  • Credit Lines
  • Lessor Financing
  • Loan Closings
  • Lease Documents
  • Title Work

Business Law Blogs


Raymond C. Pelote
Partner

Email Raymond
p. 508 823-4567×421

Thomas E. Pontes
Partner

Email Thomas
p. 508 823-4567×440


Dianna M. Williams
Associate

Email Dianna
p. 508 823-4567×430