Why do I need an attorney when starting a business?
The primary legal concern of most persons who are starting a business, or who have already started a business, is personal liability for the obligations of the business. Mr. Crane can assist you in creating a legal structure for your business which will limit your personal liability for the debts and other obligations of your business enterprise. Some legal business structures also have features which can be used to reduce taxes on your estate after your death. Because of his experience in business transactions, Mr. Crane has knowledge in addition to his legal knowledge which may be helpful to you in making the important initial decisions related to starting your business.
Why will I need an attorney after I have started my business?
After a business is established it will continue to need legal counsel. Records must be kept current. Transactions with other parties, such as leases or purchases of property, should not be done without the assistance of an attorney. Consulting with an attorney before entering into a transaction is much less expensive than the costs of repairing the damage if the transaction goes wrong.
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