Business Transactions

Garson Law represents businesses throughout their lifecycle, from startup through day-to-day operations and extraordinary transactions, to succession planning, including mergers and sales.

Our clients include large-scale developers, contractors and many commercial real estate professionals and advisors, technology companies, government contractors, and professional firms such as accounting, legal, and medical practices. We have extensive experience representing businesses in the meeting and travel industries, as well as financial service firms, and family businesses. We also work with nonprofit organizations, including many trade associations.

Our business lawyers work side-by-side with our employment, litigation, real estate, and intellectual property attorneys to provide a full spectrum of services to our business clients, including:

Business Operations and Transactions

  • Franchises and distributorships
  • Joint ventures
  • Licensing/regulatory compliance
  • Owner disputes
  • Product sales and service agreements
  • Succession planning

Business Start-up

  • Business entity selection and formation
  • Organizational documents (articles, bylaws, etc.)
  • Stockholder agreements, operating agreements and partnership agreements

Commercial Lending

  • Equipment leasing
  • Loan agreement negotiation and preparation
  • Loan closings
  • Negotiations and review of loan terms/commitments
  • Secured transactions/uniform commercial code

Government Contracting

  • Guidance and contract eligibility
  • Multiple award schedules
  • Procurement
  • Protests
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Subcontracts, teaming agreements, joint ventures

Meeting and Travel Industry

  • Airlines reporting corporation/travel agent arbiter
  • Event planning contracts
  • Global distribution systems
  • Government contracts
  • Hotel reservation agreements
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Travel management agreements

Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)

  • Guidance on transaction structure
  • Investment banking representation agreements
  • Letters of intent
  • Nondisclosure agreements
  • Negotiation and drafting of transaction documents
  • Transaction due diligence
Business Transactions Articles