Business Formation and Transactions

Business Formation and Tr…

Duba & Duba has extensive experience with a wide range of closely held business matters which include the formation of numerous corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships; monitoring statutory compliance of existing entities; conducting annual meetings and updating minute books; and drafting, negotiating, and closing on shareholder agreements, partnership agreements, buyouts, mergers, stockholder redemptions, and asset and stock sales. The firm also has experience with joint venture agreements and various investment matters, often serving in the role as counsel to investors considering entering into both active and passive investment opportunities and the related underlying operating or partnership agreements. Our attorneys also prepare, review, and negotiate employment agreements, independent contractor agreements, non-compete and nondisclosure agreements, and separation and termination agreements. Our projects have included multi-stockholder ownership and management structure formations, entity dissolutions, and contested shareholder relations.

Our firm's client base includes a wide variety of business clients ranging from single member limited liability companies to corporations with several hundred employees and multiple business operations and facilities. Duba & Duba's clients serve in a wide variety of industries, such as the manufacturing and distribution industry (tool and die, packaged goods, aluminum extrusion, steel fabrication, and automotive), the construction industry (builders, subcontractors, and tradesmen), the real estate industry (developers, landlords, tenants, and investors), the borrowing industry (private lenders and borrowers), the health care industry (dental, optometry, physician, and pharmacy), and the food and beverage service industry (restaurants, taverns, and retail).