Business Law

Based on Brent’s history in the hospitality industry he has a fondness for helping people achieve their dreams of opening and operating a business (a special desire to help with a restaurant, bar or lounge). Our firm has the ability to offer consulting to you on everything from idea development to location services, lease agreements and operating plans and procedures. Contact our office to discuss your situation with Brent.

There is a growing trend with starting a new business as a second income or as a result of the economic downturn. Are you a “mompreneur”? When you make that commitment to launch into this new challenge you want to make sure you are set up to succeed. Even businesses that you are running out of your home need the proper formation. We are here to help you. The Kleinman Law Firm’s goal is to provide you with all the resources to succeed and protect you from potential legal pitfalls. Our low flat rates offer you cost certainty in getting top notch legal advice without the concern of what it will cost.

Business Formation

There are many different options as to how you form your business. Knowing the positives and negatives related to each option can be difference between your business succeeding and failing. The Kleinman Law Firm will explain to you everything you need to know about sole proprietorships, partnerships, LLCs, C-Corps, and S-Corps so that you can make the right decision for your business venture.

The Kleinman Law Firm also offers a complete review of your business plan and projections to assist in finding and obtaining financing.

Business Succession Planning

Do you currently own a business? Is your family protected if something should happen to you? The most important thing you can do for your family is to prepare your business for the worst. The Kleinman Law Firm can help you create a plan for your business to continue or the manner in which you may want it sold. This type of plan can ease the burden on your family and provide a tax benefit as well. Call for a free consultation to discuss your business and the best plans.

Operating Agreements

Unfortunately business partners don’t always agree on how things should be handled. If you get in that situation and your Operating Agreement is not clear you can be in for a world of trouble. Let us prepare an Operating Agreement that will provide a road map in both the good times and the not so good times. Our hope is that no matter what you encounter there is guidance for you in a Kleinman Law Firm Operating Agreement.

Zoning and Licensing

If you plan on opening a business with a liquor license you need to deal with many levels of government agencies. Our office is trained to know how to handle each different level of government. We can submit zoning requests, liquor license applications and use permits for you and your business. Allow the Kleinman Law Firm to handle all of that paperwork so that you can focus on getting your business ready to open. Contact our office for a free consultation to discuss how we can help you navigate the “red tape” of the governmental agencies.