As a business owner, you will frequently run into situations where you need legal guidance. This goes for small companies that are just getting started as well as large, well-established corporations. For that reason, an experienced business and corporate attorney is an invaluable asset to your company.
Below, you’ll find four common reasons to hire a corporate attorney. Learn what sought-after corporate lawyer William Noelker can do for your business by scheduling a free consultation at 859-329-3992. William R. Noelker Attorney at Law, PLLC proudly works with clients from Danville and Lebanon.
1. Structuring Your Business
You need to determine the best legal structure for your business. Common options include sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, S corporations, and LLCs (Limited Liability Companies). The structure that you chose will affect every element of your business, including:
- Daily operations
- Your ability to raise money
- Paperwork you need to file
- Personal liability
Mr. Noelker will help you select the business structure that is best for your unique situation. The ideal choice strikes a balance between benefits and legal protections. He can also help you understand non-standard designations and tax statuses, such as nonprofits.
2. Drafting and Evaluating Contracts
Contracts are an essential part of doing business if you plan to exchange goods, services, or money. In most cases, you will need to create standard contracts to deal with customers, suppliers, employees, and clients. Additionally, other parties you are working with will frequently prepare contracts that they want you to sign.
Contracts are legally-binding agreements, often written using vague and complicated language. Trying to navigate them on your own can quickly lead to problems.
Mr. Noelker can help you draft legally enforceable contracts that protect your best interests. He can carefully evaluate contracts created by other parties before you sign them. Mr. Noelker also has experience handling breach of contract and other contract disputes.
3. Protecting Against Lawsuits
The best way to protect your business is to hire a skilled attorney long before any legal issues arise. Mr. Noelker can protect you from potential lawsuits by ensuring that your business is operating legally in compliance with state and federal laws. Additionally, he will advise you on best practices.
In the event of a lawsuit, Mr. Nolker will work to defend you and your business. He will help mitigate any charges and damages.
4. Saving Time and Hassle
As an entrepreneur and business owner, you already have a lot on your plate. The last thing that you have time for is trying to teach yourself the intricate ins and outs of business law. By hiring a skilled corporate attorney like Mr.Noelker, you will save time and safeguard your business from potential legal mistakes.
Schedule a Free Consultation With Our Danville and Lebanon Corporate Attorney
Mr. Noelker is invested in you and the success of your business. Call 859-329-3992 to schedule your free consultation today to find out how he can help your company. William R. Noelker Attorney at Law, PLLC happily serves clients from Danville, Lebanon, and nearby areas of Kentucky.