Business Law

Many legal challenges are involved in managing a business, which often revolve around business formation and organization, contract negotiation and drafting, employment law, commercial litigation and mergers and acquisitions. At A. Schancupp & Associates, L.L.C., we draw on a broad base of legal knowledge and years of experience to satisfy the business concerns of our clients.

A. Schancupp & Associates, L.L.C. has experience in handling the unique issues facing all business types, including C Corporations, S Corporations, Limited Liability Companies, General Partnerships, Limited Partnerships, Sole Proprietorships and the firm also has an in-depth understanding of the unique challenges and issues facing closely held corporations.

Business Formation and Operation

Zoning, taxation, licensing, securities, intellectual property, employment and contract law are just some of the legal areas to consider when forming a business entity. To assist clients with business formation and operation, our law firm provides various legal services which include researching and reserving entity names, obtaining copies of documents, certifying documents on file, obtaining employer IDs, filing with local, state and federal agencies, and creating internal entity documents, such as buy-sell agreements and operating agreements.

Contract Drafting and Negotiation

Our attorneys draft contracts that incorporate terms and conditions not only to meet clients’ needs, but also to serve their interests. The types of contracts that we draft and negotiate address a wide scope of business concerns, which include employment agreements, non-complete and confidentiality agreements, operating agreements, partnership agreements, shareholder agreements, sales agreements and agency agreements.

Business Sale, Financing and Restructuring

The initial stages of future company success begin with legally sound business transactions, financing and restructuring. We assist companies with mergers and acquisitions, succession, dissolution and liquidation, purchase and sale of closely held stock, purchase and sale of business assets, and the closing of business loans.