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Business Lawyers for Commercial Transactions in Fairfax, Annandale and Alexandria, VA

From corporate filings and drafting contracts to advising the mergers and acquisitions of businesses, our Springfield, VA commercial law attorneys at Becker, Kellogg & Berry, P.C. offer innovative commercial law solutions that boost bottom lines and minimize tax burdens. Clients throughout Northern Virginia including Alexandria, Annandale and Fairfax seek our firm’s legal assistance in the sales of existing businesses and venture formation, along with regulatory compliance.

Company Formation

Business objectives, liability and tax implications provide the basis for selecting an appropriate business entity. General and limited partnerships, limited liability companies, corporations and sole proprietorships are some of the most common organizational structures used in company formation and each offers specific advantages. Our business lawyers assist each client in choosing a business entity that best aligns with the client’s business strategies and goals, which may include expansion, capital accumulation, business transition, start-up companies, business succession or some other plan. When appropriate for investment or wealth preservation purposes, we also assist in forming charitable and non-profit organizations.

Contract Drafting and Negotiation

Our firm reviews, drafts and advises regarding a wide scope of contracts that serve clients’ interests and needs, including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Operating agreements
  • Purchase and sale agreements
  • Partnership agreements
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Agency agreements
  • Sales and leases of goods
  • Secured transactions
  • Negotiable instruments
  • Franchise agreements
  • Leases
  • Warranties

Avoiding costly litigation is in the best interests of any business and may be accomplished through strategic business planning and legally sound documentation that avoids ambiguity and clearly defines contract terms and conditions. Competent and seasoned legal guidance in the area of commercial law also serves a vital need in assisting businesses in conducting operations in a manner that adheres to commercial laws, state and federal statutes, and precedents set by court case decisions. While our commercial law attorneys strive to lay the foundation for successful business operation that will circumvent disputes and legal proceedings, we also offer strong courtroom advocacy when litigation becomes the only recourse. Please see our Business and Civil Litigation section for more details.

We invite you to explore the benefits that an attorney-client relationship with Becker, Kellogg & Berry, P.C. might afford your business. To arrange a consultation with one of our business lawyers, please contact us online or call our office at 888-312-5087.