The Gordon Davis Johnson and Shane P.C. (the Firm) Business Law Section is equipped with a wealth of experience in traditional business formation, operation, and mergers and acquisitions in addition to an unparalleled comprehension of the implementation of tax-aware structures for modern international and technological enterprises.
The Firm provides representation in the following areas:
The Firm advises on a wide range of contractual issues and agreements ranging from banking and lending transactions, franchise set up to compensation and benefits for employees, executives and other agents of your business.
The Firm can assist in entity planning and formation for a wide range of entity types, including closely held companies, family limited partnerships and non-profit organizations, corporate and non-profit governance and business succession planning.
The Firm advises on both complex and simple stock and equity purchase and sale transactions and asset purchase transactions. These transactions often include multinational joint ventures and international structures, as well as high finance and lending transactions. The Firm provides thorough risk analysis and assists in determining the best legal structure for the resulting enterprise
The Firm can assist providers, health care organizations and hospitals with regulatory and government compliance (including Stark and Anti-Kickback Law), provider agreements, medical professional agreements and relevant business structuring for physicians, physician groups and management service organizations.
The Firm advises clients on the various regulatory requirements of operating a myriad number of businesses under both state and federal laws, including beer, wine and spirits, environmental permitting, business operational licensing, professional licensing, and franchising.
The Firm can assist in various technology transactions, including licensing, research and development agreements and trade secret protection.
The Business Law Section has served clients in a range of industries that include but are not limited to:
Prospective clients are encouraged to compare the Firm’s hourly billing rates to those of comparable business attorneys in other major metropolitan areas. The Firm offers coordinated, cost-effective service to all clients, regardless of size.