Starting a Business

There are many different types of entities that are used when starting a business.  At Pawlan Law, LLC, we take the time to learn your business needs and discuss the various options available so that you may make the best decisions for your future.  Ownership, management, taxation and liability protection are among the factors we consider when selecting the best business entity for you.
Purchasing an established business can present many opportunities as well as some risks and challenges.  Decisions must be made on how to accomplish the purchase due to the various liabilities and tax implications encountered.
We consider more than just the business issues when starting or purchasing an enterprise.  Due to our extensive background and experience in Wealth Management, we excel in utilizing different strategies during this process to reduce risks and avoid taxes.

Transactional Needs

At Pawlan Law, LLC, we often act in a role similar to being in-house counsel for our clients.  Our unique knowledge and responsiveness allows us to represent all types and sizes of businesses from sole practitioners to businesses with operations located throughout the world.
As general counsel, we provide a full spectrum of transactional services.  Some of our service areas include commercial contracts, employment matters, maintenance of the company's books and records, real estate and trademarks in addition to every day matters.  We also have an extensive network of professionals we can access in special circumstances.

Selling a Business

Time passes by quickly when you run your own business and before you know it, the time has come to move on to your encore career.  Determining whether the company will be run by family, key-employees or others should be addressed early in order to secure the future of your company.

There are numerous ways to transfer a business and with our counsel, you can achieve your goals and enjoy your next endeavor. Estate, gift and income taxes are all considered when structuring your exit.