Business Entity Selection and Formation

Whether it’s an entrepreneurial startup or a spinoff from an established corporation, every business venture must choose an entity structure that fits the particular needs of the business, has the flexibility to manage its investors and workers and provides the appropriate level of risk to its principal owners, investors and employees. Whitaker Chalk will work hand-in-hand with you and your tax advisors and accountants to ensure that the entity structure selected will serve through the lifecycle of your business. We will analyze liability and tax issues, securities regulations, financing needs, client objectives as to growth and operating goals and exit strategies to ensure that your business’ unique needs are met. Our business entity formation attorneys routinely advise on the following entity structures:

  • Corporations
  • General and limited partnerships
  • Limited liability companies, including series LLCs