Today's business world demands careful business planning. Understanding how to reduce taxes, legal liability, and insurance costs can strengthen your place in the marketplace while protecting your bottom line. It pays to have a talented and creative business lawyer represent your business.

The role of a business and corporate law attorney should be to save your business money, whether by facilitating the business process, protecting shareholders in a corporation from personal liability, or making sure that the terms of a contract are clear.

We understand that the goal of any business is to be successful; we want to help your business achieve success and by doing so build a lifelong relationship with our firm.

We offer cost-effective legal services for the Keys’ business community.

We have the experience and perspective to represent your new or existing business in an ever-changing world.

It is important to have seasoned legal counsel with you as you form a new business. We have the experience and insight to provide the guidance that will help ensure your business is established the way you envision — set up for success, without legal trouble, delays or surprises.

We help entrepreneurs start new ventures and established businesses operate more efficiently. From helping set the groundwork to resolving legal issues of ongoing operations, our clients rely on our business acumen for practical and profitable solutions.

We work closely with businesses of all sizes to help them establish systems to avoid problems in employment relationships and alleviate employee dissatisfaction. Our Key West commercial litigation attorneys represent employees and employers in a full range of legal matters, offering a resourceful, integrated approach to complex employment law issues.

Non-Compete Agreements:

From a business standpoint, non-compete agreements become necessary for a variety of reasons such as protection of trade secrets, or secure customer relations and goodwill. Interests between employer and employee must be balanced. Every non-compete agreement issue is truly unique, and our experienced non-compete attorneys can help you navigate your options and protect your rights.

Business / Commercial Litigation:

In the course of business transactions, disputes may arise. When conflicts reach an impasse, litigation is often required. Knowledgeable counsel is essential. 

We can commence legal action geared to preserve your rights and protect your interests. Whether in the courtroom or at the mediation table, we will provide you with skillful and effective representation.

Purchase or Sale of a Business / Business Transactions:

When buying or selling a business, there are specific steps to take to ensure that the transaction positions you for success. We are experienced in the due diligence, valuation, negotiation, and contract development that go into a business transaction. We help our clients keep a practical, objective eye on the details, as well as on the big picture, of all dealings and undertakings.

Civil Litigation:

Civil law matters may range from contract issues to property and real estate disputes, to personal injury cases. We offer strong representation for individual and business clients in civil litigation actions.

We also represent clients in the following business law matters:

C Corporation

S corporation

Limited Liability Company

Partnerships

Business Contract

Confidentiality Agreement

Partnership Agreement

Commercial Lease

Commercial Real Estate Transactions

Contract Negotiation

Small Business Law

We believe that small businesses deserve the same caliber of legal services that are available to large businesses. We are focused on providing tailored legal representation to small businesses across the Florida Keys.