Business Law


I currently assist a number of for-profit and non-profit clients in achieving their business goals. My business clients represent a broad spectrum of business fields including medical service, environmental remediation, transportation, real estate, software & technology, manufacturing, construction, restaurant/food service and insurance.


Whether you need assistance forming your first limited liability company or corporation, the purchase or sale of a business, or guidance with your corporate governance, I can help you navigate the complexities of commercial law. If you have a business matter you need help with, please call 216.225.9181, Email, or use the contact form to schedule an initial consultation.


I can assist you with any business matter, including:


Business Formation & Corporate Governance

Choosing the most advantagous business entity to form is one of the most critical decisions you will make when starting your new business, or restructuring an existing one. Corporations, Limited Liability Companies and Partnerships each have advantages and disavdantages you should take into consideration. I can provide guidance on the choice of entity that is most appropriate for your situatiion, and prepare the necessary documentation to start your business on the right foot. As your business grows and becomes more successful, I can provide you with on going advice on a broad range of issues that may arise.


Shareholder Agreements

I have assisted business owners with structuring their businesses regarding decision-making procedures, exit strategies, admission of new owners, allocation of profits and losses, triggers for distributions of capital, triggers for additional capital contributions, and related matters.


Business Contracts

I can structure, negotiate, and document business transactions of all kinds, including the acquisition and sale of businesses and joint ventures. I can conduct due diligence in preparation for the acquisition of a business. I have drafted and developed employment and non-compete contracts, and I also have extensive litigation and trial experience that I can utilize when a business dispute arises.


Real Estate

I assist individual and institutional investors with acquiring improved and unimproved real estate, with foreclosures, with landlord tenant issues and evictions.


If you have business related matter, and need the assistance of an experienced attorney who wants to help you resolve the matter, please call 216.225.9181, Email, or use the contact form to schedule an initial consultation.