Established California Business Attorneys Offer Sound Legal Guidance
Reliable lawyers help clients in the Walnut Creek area with business formation, operation and disputes
When you are ready to open a new business or take your current business to the next level, the lawyers at Law Offices of James Shepherd can help ensure that you do so in a way that provides you with the tax and liability protections that best fit your short- and long-term plans. We review business plans and advise on issues involved in business formation and maintenance, insurance coverage, investment strategies and corporate compliance issues. Our attorneys work closely with business owners in the Walnut Creek area and throughout California, providing individualized, strategic advice to help their businesses run smoothly. We negotiate and draft contracts and buy-and-sell agreements, assist with compliance measures, and represent businesses in disputes and litigation.
Knowledgeable California counselors help business owners navigate legal requirements and challenges
The attorneys at Law Offices of James Shepherd will listen to your business goals and devise thorough strategies to support you as you work to achieve them. We review clients’ business plans and advise on all matters involved in properly forming and maintaining a business, including what corporate entity and tax structures to select and how best to limit your personal liability.
Clients may benefit from our advice regarding:
- Business formation and dissolution
- Buy and sell agreements
- Contract review and development
- Due diligence
- Financial investment counseling
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Securities issues
- Tax planning
For individuals who are not well versed in California business law, it can be easy to overlook certain legal requirements and end up in trouble. We provide informed guidance for businesses of all sizes and at all stages and are capable of addressing business legal issues of any size or complexity.
Determined attorneys seek positive resolutions to business conflicts
Disputes with employees, customers or other companies can put a strain on a business and affect consumer confidence. When breach of contract or shareholder arguments arise, our lawyers work to resolve them as efficiently and favorably as possible. Law Offices of James Shepherd is prepared to handle business legal issues of any size or complexity. Our attorneys are seasoned negotiators who can advocate for your interests regardless of the challenges you face. If litigation becomes unavoidable, we work tirelessly to keep your business safe and protect your financial interests.
Contact experienced California business attorneys
The attorneys at Law Offices of James Shepherd have the ability and experience to help your business succeed. Call us today at 925-395-4818 or contact us online to schedule your consultation at our Walnut Creek office.