Business

Business owners have relied upon Whitaker Chalk business attorneys over the past 35 years to help them navigate potential pitfalls and steer their companies toward success.  Starting and operating a business are not easy tasks, especially in a fast-paced marketplace with increased competition and a constant stream of new laws, rules, and regulations.  Our team of practitioners bring decades of experience with legal matters involving a wide range of businesses across numerous industries, from emerging to established businesses, from small, family-owned businesses to publicly traded companies.

Over the years, we have been asked by our clients to provide start-up assistance, serve as general counsel, and litigate on behalf of their businesses. Business owners know that Whitaker Chalk will bring a team approach to their business needs, negotiate, structure, and troubleshoot major corporate transactions in an efficient and economical manner, and deliver sophistication and value. Among the services we provide:

  • acquiring and selling businesses;
  • business formation and financing;
  • corporate governance;
  • litigation and alternative dispute resolution;
  • real estate;
  • employment law matters;
  • representing both borrowers and lenders in loan transactions; and
  • securities law compliance, including private and public offerings and SEC reporting.