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Wed 9 Aug, 2023 # Business & Commercial Law

Why Do I Need a Business Law Attorney?

A business attorney can properly advise you as you build your business. A business attorney has the knowledge, training, and skills to assist you in executing your business plan.

Reasons why to invest in a business law attorney:

  1. Business creation advice. When starting your business, it is important to create a solid legal foundation to protect you and your business in the long run. A business attorney can advise you as you start building your foundation.
  2. Enforceable contracts. All business relationships are governed by contracts. Your business attorney can ensure that these agreements provide your business with the highest level of protection. They can also provide advice on outside contracts before you sign them.
  3. Buying or selling a business. There are many legal consequences associated with buying or selling a business. A business attorney can advise you on the best course of action, write acquisition and purchasing agreements, and transfer the licenses and permits necessary for operation.
  4. Tax liability. The type of business entity you choose for your business impacts your personal and business tax liability. Complying with tax law is an important part of running a business. A business attorney can help prevent future tax issues.
  5. Asset and property protection. A business attorney can make sure your business’s cash and assets are properly protected. Attorneys can also help you with trademark registration and copyright applications. Properly creating a business entity can also protect your personal assets from liability. These entities must be formed according to law and comply with Florida statutes.
  6. Real Estate. Being informed of the legal effects of a commercial lease are important for the success of a business. You will want a business attorney to review the lease and any associated agreements before you sign so that you can properly understand your responsibilities.
  7. Peace of mind. Owning a business is exciting and stressful. As a business owner, you have a lot of choices to make that impact your business’s success. A business attorney can offer support and knowledgeable advice. Your business attorney is an advocate for your business and your success.

A business law attorney is a smart investment for anyone currently operating a business or wanting to start a business. There are many issues a business can face that are too complex and will require knowledgeable and experienced counsel. An investment in an attorney will help you in your pursuit of your business’s success.