Whether starting a new business on your own, liquidating or purchasing an entire organization, or granting a portion to a carefully chosen partner, how you handle your business relationships can have far-reaching effects on your future. Joseph is experienced at avoiding and navigating the litigation that crops up around buyouts, options, transfers, and contracts. 

Business Formation

Forming a business is a relatively straight forward process; having an experienced guide at your side will help you to make the best decisions to protect your business and your family from future liability and tax consequences. Choosing the right business form depends on your partners, your personal taste, the size of your business, and innumerable other factors. Joseph will help you make the right decisions and put you in the position to give your business a leg up on the competition.

buyout negotiation & Litigation

Facing the challenge of transferring ownership of a business requires an experienced partner. Joseph is an experienced negotiator who understands how businesses work and what buyers are looking for. Whether you are the one buying or selling the business, Joseph can help find the facts to give you leverage and help you get the best price you can.

If you are in a situation where there is an existing agreement like an option contract or a buy out clause setting the price or other terms, you must be conscious the specter of litigation as you move through negotiations. Joseph is an expert at keeping negotiations cordial, productive, and professional while ensuring that you are well positioned for litigation moving forward.   Hopefully it doesn't come to that, but if it does, he is prepared to fight for the win you need to keep your future bright.