Corporate, Partnership, LLC and Business Planning

We represent corporations, LLCs, other business entities and sole proprietors, in business transactions. Such representation includes advising our clients' in connection with a purchase/sale of business, forming a new entity, drafting a management agreement, employment contract or documenting many other business transactions involving your company. We also focus your attention on the tax aspects of most transactions to ensure that your structure is consistent with your goals and objectives.

We have represented privately held companies in negotiated merger, acquisitions and sales, and private-equity transactions. Using our tax background, we assist on business transactions in connection on all aspects of mergers, acquisitions, sales, reorganizations, restructurings, distributions, and financings for both closely held organizations. We encourage our clients to focus on both the business and tax aspects of the entire transaction because we believe this provides creative and optimal tax planning for our clients.

The scope of our business and commercial planning practice includes:

  • Formation of Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, General Partnerships and Limited Partnerships including preparation of Operating Agreements/Partnership Agreements.
  • Negotiating Merger Agreements, Stock Purchase Agreements and Asset Purchase Agreements, and related ancillary documentation.
  • All legal and tax matters in connection with representing a Buyer or Seller in connection with purchase or sale of a business.
  • Negotiating and drafting Buy-Sell Agreements to provide for an efficient transfer of ownership amongst owners of the business.
    Legal representing clients' in financing transactions.
  • Structuring/advising and representation in connection with private equity transactions.
  • Structuring transactions in order to minimize income and transfer taxes.
  • Drafting employment agreements.
  • Interfacing with specialized Intellectual property, Securities Counsel and other outside counsel to ensure the client's overall interests are being fully represented to maximize efficiency.



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1400 Newport Center Drive
Suite 230
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Phone: (949) 453-0011
Fax: (949) 266-8080


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