Business And Corporate

Are you contemplating starting a business or expanding an existing one? Have you negotiated financing for the purchase of another company? If you have, you understand the need for sound strategic planning and guidance. We combine our specialized legal knowledge with practical experience to assist you in achieving your business objectives.

Corporate and business law issues are often multidisciplinary and require a team effort to solve cost-effectively. At Kaplin Stewart, we use our collective legal knowledge by enlisting lawyers from our real estate, land use, employment and commercial litigation groups to develop sound strategies for your business. Our goal is to know you, understand your objectives and apply the law to guide your business from startup to thriving concern. We have the experience, sophistication and creativity to put you on the path to business success.

Our clients include entrepreneurs, small-business owners, midsize regional companies, nonprofit entities, retailers, manufacturers, professional partnerships and many others. We can help you with issues such as:

  • Entity formation and structuring
  • Contracts
  • Corporate governance compliance
  • Business and Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) transactions
  • Acquisitions, sales and mergers
  • Public and private equity placements
  • Franchising
  • Employment
  • Entertainment/IP concerns
  • Financing
  • Joint ventures
  • Health care law
  • Tax planning
  • Breach of contract disputes
  • Litigation and appeals

Contact Us

To speak to a business law or business planning attorney from our firm, contact us online or call one of our offices.