Our firm is a closely owned and managed business. As part of this group we represent a portion of this society which is the backbone of this country. Entrepreneurs often have great passion for their particular field or skills. When someone starts a business there is more to it then just doing your job. Before a business owner can even open their doors to customers numerous decisions have to be made. After business starts legal issues will constantly arise. We can help your business succeed by providing the following services.
Our firm advises and represents companies and entrepreneurs with a broad range of business related services. We advise our clients on business law, start-up assistance relating to the formation of an entity, the preparation of federal and state tax returns and assist with buying or selling a business.
Business Startup Services
Preparation and Review of Business Contracts
Buying and Selling Businesses
Our firm can guide business owners in the multi-stage process of buying or selling a business including:Advising on the structure of the transaction, Negotiation of terms and drafting of the deal memorandum, Advising sellers on legal strategies to address issues raised during the due diligence process, , Advising buyers on conducting legal due diligence, Drafting, reviewing and negotiating the extensive documentation involved in a business transaction, such as asset purchase agreements, stock purchase agreements and security agreements.
Starting a business requires thorough planning. Our firm assists business owners in the formation of legally sound business entities and help entrepreneurs devise business strategies that help them achieve their goals. We advise on the business startup and formation process including issues related to selection of entity type and jurisdiction. C-corporation formation, S-corporation formation, Limited liability company (LLC) formation, Partnership formation (including LLP), Stock purchases Asset purchases and Joint ventures
We also consult with business owners and draft shareholder agreements or partnership agreements as part of the entity formation process.
Our firm consults with business owners to draft, review, and negotiate contracts related to various business activities, including: Buy-sell agreements, Lease agreements, Service contracts, Releases and waivers, Property agreements, Shareholder agreements and Operating agreements.
Bannon and Associates P.C.
1985 W. Big Beaver Ste 210
Troy, MI 48084