Business Law

Graffeo Law advises entrepreneurs and seasoned businesses in legal transactions to create, maintain, grow and protect their businesses. Graffeo Law helps clients minimize risk and maximize performance by guiding them through the multiple relationships businesses have among owners, employees, customers, vendors and government. Whether a client needs assistance negotiating and drafting a customized transactional document or a review of a contract, Graffeo Law can deliver corporate services on a schedule and budget tailored to each client’s individual needs. Graffeo Law provides personalized training for business on high-risk subject areas such as contracting and employment law. Graffeo Law offers flat rate options for many corporate services, with additional services provided at an hourly rate such as negotiated agreements, custom drafting, further consultation, due diligence and research.

If you are contemplating forming a business or if your current business needs help negotiating a transaction and assessing a legal risk, contact Graffeo Law to schedule a consultation.

Business Law Services Include:

  • Business Start-up and Maintenance
  • Entity Formation and Business Planning
  • Shareholder and Company Agreements
  • Company By-Laws
  • Corporate Minutes and Resolutions
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Corporate Governance
  • Contract Drafting, Review and Negotiation
  • Licensing and Intellectual Property Agreements
  • Lease review and drafting
  • Real Estate
  • Employment
  • Employee Handbooks
  • Employment Agreements
  • Non-Compete Non-Solicitation Agreements
  • Non-Disclosure Agreements
  • Consulting Agreements
  • Officer and Employee Training

Representative Matters:

  • Representation of entrepreneurs in formation of start-up business organizations
  • Representation of majority shareholder of national entertainment company in stock purchase acquisition 
  • Preparation and conducting of contract drafting and review seminar for corporate client’s employees handling vendor and customer agreements
  • Representation of clients in commercial lease negotiations
  • Drafting and negotiation of employee severance and consultation agreements
  • Drafting and negotiation of non-competition and non-solicitation agreements
  • Preparation and drafting of corporate records, including company operating agreement, by-laws and corporate minute book
  • Counseling clients on risk management and assessment, as well as liability insurance procurement