Chicago Lawyers Advising Corporations And Partnerships

Formation of a corporation requires selection of the right entity such as a:

  • Publicly traded company
  • Privately held corporation
  • Not-for-profit corporation
  • S corporation
  • General or limited partnership
  • Limited liability company (LLC)
  • Joint ventures

Most corporate startup clients of Esposito & Staubus LLP seek our advice and assistance to form LLCs. We help them design and implement shareholder agreements, business governance agreements, operating agreements and contracts for purchasing and selling assets or stocks.

Formation of a partnership likewise involves creation and formalization of a partnership agreement. Our business law attorneys help ensure that partners understand their rights and responsibilities. We guide partners who wish to sell out or buy another partner's share in a business.

One-Time Assistance Or Ongoing Counsel

Some of our professional, business, corporate law clients retain our services for help and representation through one-time transactions such as startup, merger or acquisition. Others prefer to subscribe on a monthly basis to our attorneys' services as outside general counsel. In these ongoing service arrangements, our clients have free access to our day-to-day counsel. Transactions and litigation typically incur additional legal fees.

Learn How Our Chicago Lawyers Can Help With Business Formation, Partnerships Shareholder Agreements Or Executive Compensation Contracts

Esposito & Staubus is prepared to advise corporate and partnership representatives on ways to protect interests, solidify contracts, avoid litigation and manage legal aspects of doing business overall. Call 312-346-2766 or 630-323-5310 or email us to arrange to meet with an attorney regarding your Illinois corporate or executive matter.