Our firm advises and represents companies and entrepreneurs with a broad range of business related services. We advise business owners, entrepreneurs and managers on business law, start-up assistance including the formation of an entity and on the protection of a trademark or license agreement. We also assist with the process of buying or selling a business.
Business Startup Services
Starting a business requires thorough planning. Our firm assists business owners in the formation of legally sound business entities and helps entrepreneurs devise business strategies that help them achieve their goals. We advise on the business startup and formation process as well as issues related to selection of entity type and jurisdiction, including:
- Subchapter C-corporation formation
- Subchapter S-corporation formation
- Limited liability company (LLC) formation
- Partnership formation (including LLP)
- Stock purchases
- Asset purchases
- Joint ventures
We also advise on and draft shareholder agreements, membership agreements or partnership agreements as part of the entity formation process.
Buying and Selling Businesses
Our firm can guide business owners in the multi-stage process of buying or selling a business, including:
- Advising on the structure of the transaction
- Negotiation of terms and drafting of the deal memorandum
- Advising sellers on legal strategies to address issues raised during the due diligence process
- Advising buyers on conducting legal due diligence
- Drafting, reviewing and negotiating the extensive documentation involved in a business transaction, such as asset purchase agreements, stock purchase agreements and security agreements
Preparation and Review of Business Contracts
In consultation with business owners, we review, draft and negotiate contracts related to various business activities, including:
- Buy-sell agreements
- Service contracts
- Releases and waivers
- Property agreements
- Shareholder agreements
- Operating agreements
- Lease agreements
Brooklyn and Staten Island Business Lawyers at Eaton & Torrenzano Handle All Business Legal Matters
The Brooklyn and Staten Island business lawyers at Eaton & Torrenzano will work hard to ensure that your business legal matters are handled with skill and care. Our legal team has vast experience in many areas of business law and we are dedicated advocates for business owners and entrepreneurs. Contact us online today or call us at 718-332-7766 for a free consultation. We have offices located in Brooklyn and Staten Island, NY and Hillsborough, NJ.
Eaton & Torrenzano has locations in Brooklyn and Staten Island, NY and Hillsborough, NJ. We proudly serve clients throughout Kings County and Richmond County, including the communities of Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Bronx, Manhattan, and New Jersey.