Business Law

Highland Business Formation Attorney

In business, hard work is essential for success. We believe that hard work and personal service are no less important in a law firm. At the offices of Donald R. Johannes, Attorney at Law, we work closely with clients to deliver the timely, cost-efficient services they need to accomplish their legal goals. We have been serving the legal needs of clients in southeastern Illinois since 1977. To discuss your business law needs with an experienced Madison County business attorney, call 618-882-4568, toll free at 888-856-6039, or contact us online.

Our Business Law Services

The assistance of a knowledgeable business lawyer can help you protect your interests and make your business run smoothly. We handle a wide range of business law services, including:

  • New business formation - We help clients choose the proper form for their business, including corporations, limited liability companies (LLC), partnerships and more. We also help clients register new businesses with the appropriate agencies.
  • Buying or selling an existing business - We can help you negotiate an agreement, draft the contracts and deal with any outstanding issues involved in the transaction.
  • Business succession planning - As part of our estate planning services, we help clients handle the transition of a business from one generation to the next.
  • Operational and compliance issues - We help clients with the day-to-day operation of a business. From keeping official minutes and maintaining separate business assets to preparing contracts, commercial leases and other business documents, there are countless legal issues involved in running a business. We can help you limit your liability and get the most out of your business.

A Reliable Resource

Whether you have questions about drafting a partnership agreement or creating an employee contract, you need someone you can trust to give you honest, skillful advice. We are dedicated to serving our clients' needs. If we cannot handle your legal needs, we will direct you to someone who can. Our focus will remain on doing what is right for you and for your business.

Schedule a consultation to discuss your business law needs by sending us an e-mail or calling 618-882-4568, toll free at 888-856-6039.