Company Structuring & Creation
Peacock & Abergel represents a wide array of business and corporate clients, ranging from sole proprietorships to entrepreneurial small companies to large business organizations. Our attorneys counsel clients through all phases of business and corporate law, including corporate formation and governance, mergers and acquisitions, general contract formation and administration and real estate work.
Our goal in this practice area is to help clients understand and work through their business issues so as to enable them to operate successfully regardless of the economic climate.
With respect to business formation and corporate governance, our attorneys work with clients to help them focus and facilitate important decisions related to the foundation of their organizations.
To that end, we assist clients with selecting the correct type of business entity, handling all aspects of forming the entity and qualifying it to do business in any states necessary, as well as provide ongoing support and maintenance of the entity after formation
- Shareholder Agreements
– Operating Agreements
- Employment/Independent Contractor Agreements
- Commercial Leases
- Non-compete agreements
- Joint Venture Agreements
Another significant aspect of our business law practice relates to the purchase or sale of businesses. It is critical to plan and structure these transactions in such a manner as to achieve the expected results and avoid unexpected or unwanted consequences. Based on our extensive experience, our attorneys counsel clients, negotiate terms and conditions and draft documents in such a manner as to best achieve our clients’ business goals
We also routinely assist clients with leasing, selling and/or purchasing real property. From negotiation and drafting of letters of intent and binding agreements, through performing due diligence and obtaining financing until closing of the transaction, we focus our energies on ensuring that our clients understand the business considerations associated with each transaction. As in all our practice areas, our attorneys offer diligent representation during every stage of a real estate transaction.