Business

The attorneys at Haney LaBriola provide general business counsel for small to mid-sized businesses, frequently serving as the outside general counsel for its clients.

Entity Selection and Formation

Our firm regularly advises clients on the correct form of entity for new businesses and prepares all related documentation for corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies.  Drawing upon the firm’s tax background, the firm assists clients in structuring the new ventures in tax efficient manners.

Compliance

We provide ongoing counsel to our business clients by providing annual compliance with entity obligations, including documenting shareholder and director meetings as well as filing forms as required by applicable state law in order to keep the entity in compliance with its obligations.

Business Counsel

We provide general business counsel to our clients, advising shareholders, partners, directors and executives on matters related to the ownership and operation of their respective businesses.  Our attorneys are frequently the first phone call from clients regarding new opportunities or challenges and the firm provides the strategic advice necessary to move the process forward. In addition, our firm has experience in negotiating and mediating dissolutions of business relationships.

Contracts

We often review, draft and negotiate business contracts, including contractor agreements, licensing agreements, distribution agreements, and employment contracts.