Business/Commercial and Corporate
Carmichael Clark provides business, commercial, and corporate legal services to a broad range of business clients and individuals. The firm has the experience and skill to assist clients in the initial stages of a business with structuring, formation, development, and governance of business entities. Through Carmichael Clark’s years of experience and capable staff, the firm is able to assist its clients with quickly and efficiently forming business entities, including the following: partnerships, limited partnerships, limited liability companies, limited liability partnerships, and corporations (including “subchapter S” corporations).
The firm’s attorneys also provide existing businesses with counseling and help drafting contracts, leases, buy-sell agreements, and other documents relating to the start, growth, and management of a business. Carmichael Clark can also help clients draft and negotiate contracts that arise in their business, including customer contracts, construction contracts, agreements for the sales of goods and services, sales financing, secured transactions, and the purchase and sale of whole businesses or assets of a business.
Carmichael Clark also represents clients in a vast array of lawsuits involving business and corporate matters including the following:
- Contract Litigation
- Commercial and residential landlord tenant evictions/unlawful detainer actions
- Construction litigation (including lien claims and construct defects)
- Business dissolutions
- Partner and shareholder disputes
- Breach of fiduciary duty claims
- Buy-sell and buyout provisions
- Trade secrets litigation
- Consumer Protection Act Claim
Business litigation often involves complex accounting issues, and Carmichael Clark’s business attorneys have the knowledge, skills, and experience to analyze and understand these financial issues. This allows the firm to adequately explain and advocate the position of its business clients in the courtroom.