Business and Corporate Law
The Harwell Law Firm brings an experienced and reasoned approach to your business legal needs. We provide advice, guidance and planning tailored to the goals of our clients; enabling them to protect the value of their equity and company assets.
New businesses. If you are starting a new business, we can assist you in selecting the appropriate type of company for your situation. Through careful planning during the formation process, we strive to help you: limit your liability; implement protocols to handle potential problems between owners; realize tax benefits; and structure the company in accordance with your wishes and the law. We also provide advice regarding compliance with mandatory business legal formalities and help you to obtain the Federal tax identification number and discuss how you will obtain state tax identification number, if needed, and licenses required for the business.
Purchase of a business or business assets. If you are purchasing a business or business assets, we can assist you in your negotiations and due diligence to help ensure that you are well informed about what you are purchasing. We will also advise you on the best structure to protect you and your future business and assist you to negotiate the best deal for your business and personal needs.
Existing business operations. If you have an existing business, our firm can negotiate, review and draft contracts between the business and its customers, contractors, landlords, suppliers, etc. We also prepare contracts and agreements between co-owners of the business.
Business succession planning, exit strategies. We can assist you in planning for retirement, death, disability and other events to allow your business to continue in your absence and for you or your beneficiaries to continue to benefit from the company.
Sale and dissolutions. If you are selling your business, we can assist in the negotiation and preparation of documents related to the sale. Our goal in such sales is to limit warranties and any future liability. We can also assist in the dissolution of the company, if that becomes necessary or desirable.
Corporations & LLCs
Buy Sell Agreements
Annual Minutes Scam
Please call our office to schedule an appointment to protect you and your business.