In addition to citizenship advice, I provide other legal services to individuals and businesses in the Los Angeles area. Many of my immigration clients return to me for help with other legal matters, including:
Business law questions
Estate planning, wills, trusts, and probate
Copyrights, trademarks, and general intellectual property
As an adjunct to and outgrowth of our business-related immigration services is our experience in providing corporate and transactional business law services to our clients.
Our services and expertise include:
Educating our clients as to the possible types of business entities through which they can do business (e.g., C corporation, S corporation, LLC, limited partnership, partnership, sole proprietorship, etc.), and the advantages and disadvantages of each.
Helping clients form and maintain the business entity types they select, including appropriate:
Shareholder agreements, operating agreements, bylaws, minutes, etc.)
Documenting corporate decisions
Shareholder/member/partner buyout agreements, and general succession planning
Assuring that the documents are prepared so as to best achieve desired objectives, including protection from liability, to the extent possible
Advising clients regarding operational problems involving their companies, and preparing documents, like contracts, nondisclosure agreements, trade secret agreements, work for hire agreements, covenants not to compete, etc.
Assisting clients in buying or selling businesses, including review and drafting of business acquisition agreements, sale agreements, transfer agreements, etc.
When necessary, representing clients in state and federal courts in cases pertaining to business disputes, intellectual property issues, etc.
Assisting clients in the enforcement of and collection of judgments and debts
Helping clients register, maintain, and protect copyrights, trademarks, trade names, service marks, etc.
Downtown Los Angeles