Business Law

Let us use our experience and knowledge to help your business

A proper business begins with the proper formation.  We can advise you on the risks and benefits of each type of business entity and help you determine the best choice for your company.  We help clients understand the following business entities:

  • Sole Proprietorship
  • Partnership
  • Limited Liability Partnership (LLP)
  • Corporation
  • S-Corporation
  • Limited Liability Corporation (LLC)

We offer our business clients a broad spectrum of legal advice and services Drafting proper legal documents and contracts at the beginning of your business can help prevent future problems and expenses.   We advise business owners and entrepreneurs in all aspects of business law.  We provide advice and planning to help them establish and grow their businesses.

If you own or operate a successful business, you know the importance of consistent, reliable legal counsel to your prosperity.  You know the value of partnering with an experienced business attorney to assist you with the various legal matters that arise throughout the operation of a business.

We work closely with our business clients and encourage them to call whenever a significant business opportunity or problem arises.  We work hard to learn about and become familiar with their businesses and business personnel so that we can give them the best possible advice and facilitate the long-term growth and profitability of their enterprises.  We assist our business clients in:

  • General Business Representation
  • Commercial Leases
  • Home Business Consulting
  • Commercial Real Estate Contracts
  • Franchise Acquisition
  • Small Business Services
  • Corporate Filings and Recordkeeping
  • Business Incorporation
  • Business Partnerships
  • Start Ups, Plans and Strategy
  • LLC and LLP Formation
  • Employment Contract Law
  • Purchase and Sale of Business
  • Formation, management, and dissolution of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, and other business entities
  • General business law advice and planning
  • Buying, selling, or liquidating businesses
  • Business agreement negotiation and drafting of all related contracts
  • We also counsel our clients in methods and procedures designed to minimize business or contract disputes from the outset

Clients turn to Butler, Norris & Gold when a deal or partnership has soured, when complex arrangements have been disrupted, or when their interests are otherwise in jeopardy.

We realize that litigation is expensive.  Before advising our client to go that route, we look at alternative methods to resolve the dispute, including effective negotiation, exploration of pre-litigation, settlement possibilities, and alternative dispute resolution procedures.  When litigation is unavoidable however, we will be professional and aggressive advocates in the appropriate court.

We can help you with:

  • Breach of Contract
  • Collections
  • Non-competition Issues
  • Landlord-Tenant Disputes
  • Commercial Real Estate Litigation
  • Real-Estate Litigation
  • Partnership Disputes
  • Construction Disputes

Attorneys in this
Practice Area:

P. Michael Margolis
Brings over twenty years of experience to his business law, commercial real estate and financing, taxation and trust and estate practice.

Martin P. Gold
Years of experience as a former Chief Prosecutor helps bring you the knowledge you need.