Business Formation and Acquisition

Starting Your Business

Dunker Law PA can assist you in forming your new business by guiding you through all of the legal requirements and explaining the legal risks which you will face in your business, with possible solutions to mitigate those risks.

Dunker Law PA can assist you in determining which licenses and permits will be required to form your business and assist in obtaining them. 

Choosing The Structure of Your Business

Selecting an appropriate structure is one of the most critical decisions when starting your business. Dunker Law PA can explain the advantages and disadvantages of each type of structure for your business. 

  • Sole Proprietorships
  • Partnerships
  • Limited Liability Companies (LLC)
  • Corporations (S corps, C corps,  and PCs)

Our Business Formation Services Include:

Assisting you in entity type selection

Drafting, negotiating and filing of entity formation documents, such as:

  • Articles of Incorporation and other State filings
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • LLC Operating Agreements
  • Organizational Minutes
  • Monthly/Annual Meeting Minutes

Business Acquisitions

The business acquisition process requires target selection; legal, financial and operational due diligence; development, negotiation and closing the acquisition documentation; and integration. 

The client usually leads the target company selection process - 

we can provide our clients valuable assistance with the due diligence, 

contracting and integration phases.

Our Business Acquisition Services Include:

  • Drafting Due Diligence Checklists
  • Drafting and Negotiating Letters of Intent and Term Sheets
  • Conducting Legal Due Diligence Investigations
  • Assisting Client in Evaluating all Due Diligence Investigation Results
  • Drafting, Negotiating, and closing on Acquisition Agreements
    • Stock Purchase and Sale Agreements
    • Asset Purchase and Sale Agreements
    • Equipment and Facility Lease Agreements
    • Management Agreements