Weiss & Spees, LLP

Attorneys at Law

Business Transactions

The Firm offers a complete array of services to business clients including sole proprietorships, partnerships, limited liability companies and corporations. Whether starting or acquiring a new business or seeking assistance with issues arising in an existing business, the attorneys at Weiss & Spees are highly experienced in a diversity of industries and able to provide a comprehensive and practical approach to meeting the clients’ needs.    Our transactional services include the following:

·         Structuring the business

·         Formation of business entity, including preparation and filing of articles of incorporation,   and articles of organization for limited liability companies

·         Preparation of  partnership, shareholder and limited liability company agreements

·         Taxpayer Identification Numbers

·         Fictitious business name registration

·         Preparation of corporate by-laws, minutes, resolutions and required state filings

·         Assistance with obtaining required permits

·         Preparation and negotiation of letters of intent

·         Preparation and negotiation of  purchase agreements (both equity and asset based deals) for buyers and sellers

·         Merger agreements

·         Preparation of ancillary acquisition documents including bills of sale, officers’ certificates and assignments

·         Covenants not to compete

·         Tax free reorganizations

·         Preparation, review and negotiation of financing agreements including loan documents, promissory notes and security agreements

·         Management agreements, consulting agreements and employment agreements

·         Settlement agreements

·         Dissolution and liquidation of existing businesses

·         Buy/sell agreements

·         Co-owner dispute resolution

·         Licensing agreements

·         Distribution Agreements