Why Do I Need a Business Attorney?

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Attorney in Kalamazoo, MI

Certainly, when a business owner faces lawsuits or is embroiled in disputes with business partners, employees or vendors, the need for obtaining a skilled business lawyer is obvious. However, consulting a business lawyer is also important as a legal precaution to safeguard a business’ interests and avoid future disputes or potential liability.

Business transactions, collections, government compliance and employment

Kalamazoo business law attorneys work with businesses to handle transactions that involve substantial investments, such as acquiring real estate, managing an acquisition or merger and devising severance package agreements for senior company executives. Attorneys are often necessary when a company must handle overdue accounts. Sending out demand letters, making collection calls and taking pre-litigation actions such as mediation or arbitration to settle collection disputes also require the skills of an experienced business lawyer. In addition, there are times when government agencies may threaten investigation for noncompliance with legal regulations. Business lawyers can help enterprises deal with issues involving the following:

  • The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Property owners often face heavy EPA fines for land contamination and this may occur even when having purchased real estate from another property owner.

  • The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Any company involved in public or private offerings must comply with SEC regulations and ensuring proper initial compliance can avoid investigation or hearings.

  • The Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Improperly filed forms or tax issues can lead to trouble with the IRS and companies are wise to avoid IRS problems because of the exorbitant penalties that can accrue as a result of tax law violations

  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). Discrimination, sexual harassment and wage disputes may result in employees filing claims with the EEOC and potential lawsuits. Sound employment policies can help companies avoid employment issues.

Trusted legal guidance from experienced business lawyers

For over three decades Kreis, Enderle, Hudgins & Borsos, P.C. has provided excellent legal services and representation to businesses throughout the Midwest and Michigan area. We have offices in four convention Michigan locations.

Certainly, when a business owner faces lawsuits or is embroiled in disputes with business partners, employees or vendors, the need for obtaining a skilled business lawyer is obvious. However, consulting a business lawyer is also important as a legal precaution to safeguard a business’s interests and avoid future disputes or potential liability. Kreis, Enderle, Hudgins & Borsos, P.C. is a Michigan law firm dedicated to protecting business’ best interests.

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