Business Counsel and Litigation

Business & Commercial Litigation

Business Law Strategy with Broad Reach

Starting, purchasing or restructuring any business entity requires thoughtful planning. The decisions you make today will have lasting consequences and will set the course for the future of your organization. For assistance during this crucial time, consult with our firm and we will apply our knowledge to help you along the way.

Our firm has helped business clients across the Pacific Northwest with start-up, acquisition, and restructuring. Whether you are seeking to buy a local convenience store or are involved in the start-up of a small privately-held business, our firm has the experience, knowledge and skill to protect your corporate interests.

Responsive and Confidential Counsel

Halverson Law Group is committed to providing quality legal services to assist businesses in their time of need.

Small business owners need ongoing legal advice throughout their careers. You need someone who understands your business, someone who is available to take your call, ask the right questions and offer experience driven suggestions.

You need a law firm that can read a contract, write a contract and explain all the pertinent details before you or anyone else signs. You need someone who can help you avoid common, uncommon and overall costly mistakes.

Business Practice Areas Include:

Business Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Business Formation and Mergers, Business and Employment Agreements, Intellectual Property Law, Leases and Real Estate Law and Construction Law

BUSINESS LITIGATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION

  • Business Dispute Resolution
  • Business Mediation Assistance
  • Business Arbitration Assistance
  • Construction Disputes
  • Contract Disputes
  • Commercial Lease Disputes
  • Employment Dispute Litigation
  • Disputes With Government Agencies
  • Environmental Disputes

 

BUSINESS FORMATION, MERGERS, PURCHASES

  • Assisting with the Formation and Registration of New Washington State Businesses Including: C Corporations, S Corporations, Limited Liability Companies (LLCs), And Limited Liability Partnerships (LLPs)
  • Assistance with Small Business Startups
  • Counsel Regarding Which Type of Business Formation Would Be Best (LLC vs. S Corp Etc.)
  • Assisting with the Formation of Nonprofit Organizations (IRS 501c) and Other Types of Nonprofits.
  • Buyout and Sell Agreements Between Business Partners/Owners
  • Indemnification Agreements Between Business Owners, Partners, Employees, Etc.
  • Business Mergers
  • Business Acquisitions
  • Joint Venture Agreements
  • Establishment of Professional Corporations For Dentists, Accountants, Doctors, Architects, Attorneys, Counselors, Etc.
  • Review Of Business Plans from a Legal Perspective

 

BUSINESS AND EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENTS

  • Franchise agreement drafting and review.
  • Joint Venture Agreements
  • employment agreement drafting
  • Confidentiality Agreements and Nondisclosure Agreements for Employees, Vendors, etc.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW

  • Trademarks, Copyrights, Patents, and Other Intellectual Property Issues
  • Trademark and Copyright Litigation

 

LEASES AND REAL ESTATE LAW

  • Commercial Lease Disputes
  • Commercial Lease Drafting
  • Commercial Lease Review
  • Legal Counsel Regarding Foreclosure
  • Real Estate Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Assistance with Commercial or Residential Loan Modifications
  • Assistance with Short Sale Negotiations
  • Deed in Lieu of Foreclosure Assistance

 

CONSTRUCTION LAW

  • Construction Disputes/Litigation
  • Contract Disputes
  • Construction Collection Efforts due to Non-Payment
  • Construction Quality Disputes
  • Environmental Issues
  • Mechanic Liens
  • Bond Claims
  • Disputes Between Owners, General Contractors, and Subcontractors

 

OTHER BUSINESS LAW

  • Asset Protection: Such as Creation of LLCs to Protect from Personal Liability on Rental Properties, or Other Investments.
  • Contract Drafting
  • Dissolution of All Types of Washington State Businesses.
  • Employment Agreement Drafting
  • Website Analysis from Legal Perspective

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Phone: 206-489-2712

Fax: 206.212.4154

19655 First Ave South, Suite 106
Normandy Park, WA 98148