Business Transactions

LKC attorneys provide full service counsel to clients and their businesses. Our services cover the wide range of challenges and opportunities clients encounter throughout the business life cycle, from formation to mergers and acquisitions, daily operations, to protecting intellectual property, raising capital to securities law compliance, and corporate governance to international ventures and tax management. Businesses require legal counsel who, not only have broad experience and skills in a wide variety of legal disciplines, but who also have financial and practical business applications experience.

Corporate Attorneys

LKC attorneys assist clients in almost every aspect of their business – from formation through restructuring. We assist clients in choosing the proper business organization for their needs based on the client’s preferred governance arrangements, ownership interests, funding strategies, and tax treatment. LKC attorneys assist clients with formation of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, and other common law associations in all industries including technology, telecommunications, manufacturing, distribution, energy, entertainment, healthcare, consulting, and retail services. From entrepreneurs with promising ideas to well-established public and private companies, LKC provides services with precision and efficiency. With a focus on business insight and execution, LKC business attorneys offer top-notch legal services to clients that recognize quality and value. We take pride in helping our clients navigate the complex web of local, state, and federal statutes and regulations that affect their structure and operation. The firm serves as general counsel for clients that do not have a general counsel actively participating in the project.

Mergers & Acquisitions Attorneys

LKC attorneys are dedicated to providing services that will enhance our clients’ abilities to grow and prosper. LKC attorneys have the skills required to be effective in negotiating and consummating a business acquisition or combination in the best interests of the client. LKC attorneys advise clients in all aspects of acquisition and sale transactions, including due diligence, intellectual property evaluations, tax consequences, employee relations/affairs environmental matters, creditors’ rights, and regulatory compliance. Many transactions require the issuance of debt, including various forms of secured, subordinated and/or convertible debt securities. Our attorneys have the skill and business perspective to help our clients close their deals.

Commercial Transactions Attorney

LKC attorneys provide counsel to businesses in all aspects of commercial transactions, including negotiation of agreements and development of standard terms and conditions for the sale of goods and services, contract management, and dispute resolution. Commercial transactions range from sales of goods and services and secured financing and credit agreements under the Uniform Commercial Code, to product distribution and licensing agreements, software licensing, marketing alliances, and product development agreements. Our lawyers are prepared to guide the clients through the transactions that drive their bottom line.

Finance Attorneys

LKC attorneys assist borrowers and lenders with secured and unsecured lending transactions ranging from small start-up loans to funding for working capital and acquisition and project financing for our largest clients. Our services include documentation of new credit transactions, amendment and restatement of existing credit facilities, negotiation of forbearance agreements, loan workouts, and exercise of remedies with respect top ledged collateral.

Wealth Management, Probate, Estate Planning, and Asset Protection

Business transactions often involve succession planning to provide for the transfer of wealth and a transition of management to future generations. Our experienced attorneys can help you seamlessly integrate and structure financial, business, and personal affairs into a cohesive succession plan providing for the balanced transfer of wealth management transition, and asset protection to facilitate your next-generation business.