Business & Corporate Law

RICHARD A. CARSEL, P.C. has comprehensive business knowledge and represents clients in a wide variety of industries and services. We are very privileged to represent numerous law firms in their business matters. We also represent many other licensed professionals such as certified public accounting firms, health care providers (physicians, dentists, chiropractors and their respective practice groups), realtors, appraisers, architects, engineers, insurance brokers, financial planners, stockbrokers and pension consultants.

In addition, we represent clients in financial services, commercial banking, aviation, retail sales, wholesale sales, food processing, restaurants, wineries, computer software, manufacturing, elder care (such as residential care facilities for the elderly and in-home support), many churches and synagogues and other religious groups and more.

Our firm also negotiates and drafts all necessary documents for a broad range of business transactions from the most simple to the very complex. We assist the smallest businesses and entrepreneurs, as well as national companies, in both simple and complex commercial law matters. Some of the issues and transactions we have experience handling are as follows:

  • Corporate and Business Counseling
  • Entity Selection Issues:
    • Individual, Sole Proprietorship, Corporation, General Partnership, Limited Partnership, Joint Venture, Limited Liability Company or Trust
  • Organization and Formation Issues
  • Employment Issues
  • Transactions:
    • Contract review, drafting and negotiation for all types of businesses, Purchase and Sale of Businesses, Dissolution, Complex Sales Agreements, Buyouts, Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Succession:
    • Buy-Sell Agreements, Shareholder Agreements
  • Not-For-Profit Formation and Representation
  • Creditor Disputes

We also proudly serve national companies with hundreds of employees and multi-millions of dollars in sales. We are experienced in handling business cases in other states and have successfully represented our clients in Oregon, Washington, Nevada, Texas, New Mexico, Nebraska, New York, Florida, and many times in Louisiana, Illinois and Arizona.