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Corporate Law

Your Professional Corporate Law Attorney

When Experience Matters Our Clients Count On Us. We provide a broad range of corporate legal services that fit into various distinct practice groups

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Corporate law includes not only the business laws governing how you run your company, but also how your company is formed and properly maintained. From your corporate constitution, or charter, to shareholders’ agreements, board of directors and liquidations, it’s crucial to have a professional legal team who can help you navigate the world of corporate law.

1. ) GENERAL CORPORATE MATTERS

Many clients retain our expertise to serve as their “outsourced in-house counsel.”

We provide three essential benefits: (i) we establish in-depth familiarity with client’s business, people, culture, trends, customers and legal needs; (ii) we develop and maintain a trusted advisor and long-term relationship, which accelerates efficiency of service (with no additional employee headcount to you); and (iii) we become a vital and collaborative part of our client’s senior management team empowering them to do greater things.

Specific general corporate services we provide include:

  • Startup counseling to individuals, PEs, VCs and angels
  • Formation of corporate entities, LLC’s and other entities and preparation of related and neessary documentation
  • Business agreements: founders’ agreements, operating agreements and limited partnership agreements
  • IP agreements, including licensing agreements, confidentiality and inventions assignment agreements, and terms of service/use and privacy policy
  • Employment and consulting agreements for most industries
  • Stock option plans and agreements off all types
  • Commercial contracts, including services agreements, partnering agreements, vendor/supplier agreements and reseller agreements
  • Structuring of ownership equity, including vesting issues for all stakeholders
  • Corporate governance, including board of director matters and stockholders’/voting agreements
  • Trademark advice and registration for ownership

2. ) CORPORATE TRANSACTIONS

Transaction management and risk mitigation is growing amongst client needs.  Our experienced and proven staff understands how to get deals done efficiently and at a reasonable price.  We handle the following types of transactions:

  • Mergers & acquisitions (M&A)
  • Financings (see more below in “Securities Law Matters”)
  • Licensing and other technology transactions
  • Debt transactions
  • Strategic alliances, joint ventures,outsourcing and other partnering transactions
  • Acquisitions of specific assets
  • Leveraged buy-outs
  • Divestitures and dispositions
  • Restructurings and recapitalizations

3. ) SECURITIES LAW MATTERS

Securities laws are complex and must have experienced lawyers to help navigate the pitfalls.  With severe consequences at stake, such as,on-compliance with applicable securities laws could result in serious adverse consequences, a right of rescission for the security holders (i.e., the right to get their money back), injunctive relief, fines and penalties, and possible criminal prosecution.  We bring experienced securities legal expertise and assist our clients in various securities matters, including:

  • Creation of capital structure and related securities law analysis and filings
  • Seed capital financings, including “friends & family”
  • Angel and venture capital financings
  • Subscriptionagreements and “accredited investor” documentation
  • Private placements and related SEC and state securities law filings
  • Crowdfunding
  • SEC and state compliance

 

Win in Business with Us On Your Team

 

Contact us now to discuss how we can help you.