Corporate and Business Advice

The Firm’s entrepreneurial spirit and experience can help its clients take a budding idea and turn it into a successful business. The Firm can help you open your business, obtain the necessary permits, state and federal tax identification numbers, copyrights, trademarks and patents on your idea, form your legal entity, such as a corporation or partnership, negotiate leases, set up your new company’s employment manuals and practices and obtain appropriate insurance for your new project. We draft sales contracts, employment contracts, and distribution agreements.

WLC | The Williams Law Corporation has developed practical, innovative and state-of-the-art strategies for its diverse client base, and consequently has gained a wide spectrum of experience in providing business advice.

The Firm represents sole proprietors, closely-held businesses, general partnerships, and limited partnerships. In addition, we represent limited liability companies, limited liability partnerships, public and private corporations, boards of directors, compensation committees and nonprofit corporations.

The Firm provides "cradle to grave" business advice, and assists start-up businesses with pre-formation planning and existing, long-term businesses in their wind-up and dissolution procedures.

WLC | The Williams Law Corporation provides full-service corporate and business entity advice to establish corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, sole proprietorships, associations, foundations and not-for-profit organizations. For its business clients, the Firm drafts buy-sell agreements and develops other exit strategies for partners, shareholders and LLC members.

The Firm also files trademark registrations for logos, names or slogans and registers copyrights for businesses that need to protect their intellectual property. The Firm assists clients in enforcing their intellectual property rights and regularly issues Takedown Notices and Cease & Desist letters, as well as the ensuing litigation, if necessary.

WLC also provides its clients with general business transactional advice and assists in the drafting of leases, asset and stock purchase and sale agreements, private placement memoranda, confidentiality agreements, nondisclosure agreements, employment and severance agreements, and other agreements to protect trade secrets and proprietary information.