Areas of Practice

Corporations, Partnerships, and Limited Liability Companies

Crosby & Crosby, PLC, provides full service counsel to corporations and other business entities. Our services cover the wide range of challenges and opportunities clients encounter throughout the business life cycle, from formation to mergers and acquisitions, daily operations to protecting intellectual property, raising capital to securities law compliance, and corporate governance to tax management. Businesses require legal counsel who not only have broad experience and expertise in a wide variety of legal disciplines, but who also have financial and practical business applications experience.

We provide counsel to entrepreneurs and early stage businesses, special purpose enterprises and joint ventures as well as seasoned businesses. For new businesses, we assist with choice of entity decisions, capitalization and ownership structure, business buy-sell agreements, equity compensation plans and other compensation planning. For established businesses, we provide a full range of services to meet the legal challenges of business locally and in the global economy.

Our lawyers advise large and small business clients in the formation of corporations (Subchapter C and Subchapter S), limited and general partnerships, limited liability companies and partnerships, joint ventures as well as non-profit enterprises. Start-up businesses in need of significant capital require our counsel in specialized areas of securities law compliance, venture capital and secured financing and management structures. Business counseling, IP protection and licensing, office leasing, employment agreements, executive compensation, tax counseling, and contract review are some of the services our lawyers provide to assist both new and growing businesses.

We provide counsel to businesses in all aspects of commercial transactions, including negotiation of agreements and development of standard terms and conditions for the sale of goods and services, contract management and dispute resolution. Commercial transactions range from sales of goods and services and secured financing and credit agreements under the Uniform Commercial Code, to product distribution and licensing agreements, software licensing, marketing alliances and product development agreements. We are prepared to guide the firm's clients through the transactions that drive their bottom line.

At Crosby & Crosby, PLC, our lawyers assist borrowers and lenders with secured and unsecured lending transactions ranging from small start-up loans to funding for working capital and acquisition and project financing for our largest clients. Our services include documentation of new credit transactions, amendment and restatement of existing credit facilities, negotiation of forbearance agreements, loan work-outs, and exercise of remedies with respect to pledged collateral.