BUSINESS LAW ATTORNEYS
At Norman Spencer, we provide boutique-style business law practice, working with businesses that require more of a personal approach from their legal counsel. We assist both businesses and high net worth individuals in a variety of corporate and commercial transactions.
Operating a business may present many legal obstacles and at Norman Spencer we help our clients with all types of issues they may encounter in the course of their business operations.
Legal Counsel for Start Ups and New Businesses
When we assist clients who are in the process of starting a new business endeavor, one of the most important steps that need to be taken is deciding on the form of business entity most suitable to the particular operation. Our business lawyers will discuss the client’s goals and provide advice on the best way to structure their business. We often work with accountants, both the clients’ or the ones we invite to consult our clients to discuss the best options for the particular circumstances.
Choosing between different entities can make a huge difference on the business operations. We will discuss the suitability of various options, such as a limited liability company (LLC), corporation (both “S” corporation and “C” corporation), or choosing between professional corporation, professional limited liability company, partnership, etc.,
Our attorneys will assist you with the business formation and provide legal counseling to you as your business develops.
Corporate Law Attorneys
Besides organizational and formation matters businesses face at the beginning, there are a variety of matters that emerge in the process of a business operations, which relate to corporate governance matters. These may be involving corporate resolutions, adopting by laws, drafting and negotiating founders’ agreements, operating agreements, shareholders’ agreements and partnership agreements and other similar issues which are critical to the successful business operations. Attending to these matters ensures avoidance of situations that could be detrimental to the organization.
Business Contracts Attorneys
Our business lawyers help clients with drafting and negotiating of various business contracts and agreements. These could involve contracts with vendors and suppliers, distributors, licensees, and others.
We also assist clients with negotiations of employment agreements, restrictive covenant agreements, and joint venture agreements.
Non-Compete, Non-Solicit, and Trade Secrets Attorneys
At Norman Spencer, we protect our clients against unfair competition. Our attorneys help clients with safeguarding their business interests by protecting their crucial business assets, encouraging fair business practices, and easing the transition of employees subject to post-employment restrictive covenants.
Buying and Selling Business
Our business attorney can advise clients interested in merging with another company, as well as selling or purchasing business.
Loan Transactions and Raising Capital
At Norman Spencer, our business law attorneys represent clients in commercial lending transactions. We also assist clients with legal matters involving raising capital (debt or equity). We advise our clients on issues such as negotiation of agreements with brokers and investment bankers, letters of intent, and due diligence documents.
Our approach in working with clients allows us to respond quickly and efficiently to their particular situations. Our experienced business lawyers are closely engaged with every aspect of the matter from the beginning to the end. We give every one of our clients undivided attention, which allows us to successfully cultivate relationships with existing clients as well as attract new ones. Contact us today to discuss your matter with our business attorneys.