JDSA understands business and corporate law. Our business attorneys provide counsel to a diverse business community. Small, local businesses and large, multinational corporations rely on our knowledge and experience to help them succeed. 


Areas of Emphasis

  • Agriculture

  • Asset Sales

  • Banking

  • Commercial Transactions

  • Corporate Reorganizations

  • Corporate Tax Planning

  • Creditor's Rights in Bankruptcy

  • Entity Maintenance

  • ERISA Plans

  • Federal and State Tax Planning

  • Financing Transactions

  • Fiduciary Duties of Directors and Officers

  • Franchising

  • General Counsel for Closely Held Businesses

  • Internal Corporate Governance

  • Equipment Leases

  • Leveraged ESOP Transactions

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Negotiable Instruments

  • Negotiating Contracts

  • Purchase and Sale of Businesses

  • Secured Transactions

  • Structured Settlements

  • Trade Secrets

  • Trademark Applications

  • Trade Name Applications

Entity Selection and Formation:

  • Corporations

  • S-Corporations

  • Limited Liability Companies

  • General Partnerships

  • Limited Partnerships

  • Sole Proprietorships

Agreements:

  • Employment

  • Non-Compete

  • Purchase and Sale

  • Shareholder