Welcome to Ball and Barry Law's business law webpage! Our firm is dedicated to providing comprehensive legal services to businesses of all sizes. We understand that the world of business law can be complex and ever-changing, which is why we strive to provide our clients with the highest level of guidance and expertise.
Partner Michael Barry on the firm's business law experience.
At Ball and Barry Law, we assist clients with a wide range of business law matters, including:
Contracts: Contracts are the foundation of any business transaction. Our experienced attorneys can help you draft, review, and negotiate contracts of all types, including employment agreements, non-disclosure agreements, licensing agreements, and more. Our team will ensure that your contracts are legally sound, clearly defined, and enforceable. We also understand the importance of protecting your business from liability, and we can help you mitigate risks through the use of indemnification clauses, limitation of liability provisions, and other contract mechanisms.
Entity Formation: Choosing the right legal structure for your business is a critical decision that can have long-lasting legal and financial implications. Our attorneys have extensive experience assisting clients with entity formation, including the creation of corporations, LLCs, partnerships, and sole proprietorships. We will work with you to understand your business goals, assets, and liabilities to help you select the legal entity that best suits your needs. We can assist with the preparation of all necessary documents, including articles of incorporation, bylaws, operating agreements, and more.
Business Transactions: We understand that buying or selling a business can be a complex and time-consuming process. Our attorneys have the experience and expertise to guide you through every step of the transaction, from due diligence to closing. We can assist with a variety of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, asset purchases, and sales agreements. Our attorneys will work closely with you to identify potential legal issues and ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations.
Private Equity Fund Raising: Our attorneys can assist with private equity fund raising, including the drafting of private placement memorandums and other offering documents. We can also assist with due diligence and the negotiation of investment terms.
Stock Awards: Our attorneys can assist with the design and implementation of stock award plans, including stock options, restricted stock, and other equity incentives. We can also assist with compliance with applicable securities laws and the negotiation of stock award agreements.
Business Divorce: Disputes among business owners can be complex and challenging. Our attorneys can assist with business divorce matters, including the negotiation of buy-sell agreements, the valuation of the business, and the division of assets.
Employment Law: We know that employment law can be complex and challenging for businesses of all sizes. Our attorneys can assist you with a variety of employment law matters, including employee contracts, non-compete agreements, wage and hour compliance, and more. We will work with you to ensure that your employment practices are legally sound and that your business is protected from potential legal disputes.
Commercial Litigation: Disputes are an inevitable part of the business world. Our attorneys have the experience and expertise to assist you with a variety of commercial litigation matters, including breach of contract, employment disputes, and more. We will work with you to identify the most effective legal strategy and help you navigate the complex litigation process.
At Ball and Barry Law, we understand that every business is unique, which is why we take a personalized approach to each of our clients. We take the time to understand your business goals and work closely with you to develop customized legal solutions that meet your specific needs.
If you need assistance with any aspect of your business law needs, please don't hesitate to contact us. Our attorneys are here to help you navigate the complex world of business