Hurt, Deckard & May PLLC is here to assist you in planning, structuring and creating a new or existing business. Forming a new business can be an exciting, yet stressful time, for any entrepreneur. Protecting your hard work and sacrifice with your business formation plan and business structure can have a significant impact on the success of your business in the future. The attorneys of Hurt, Deckard & May PLLC can help you understand business formation and the nuance of Kentucky law. Our lawyers will listen to your goals and dreams and advise you about which type of business structure works best for you.
Once your business is up and running, Hurt, Deckard & May PLLC also assists clients with business transactions ranging from residential and commercial leases, to significant transactions such as asset sales/purchases, to routine or day-to-day business transactions. We will offer advice on the structure of your transaction and compliance with applicable laws; assist with negotiations as needed; and draft the necessary documents. If you are further along in the process and have been presented with a proposal, we can review the terms of the transaction to determine whether it protects your interests and advances your business goals, and we can recommend changes. Our firm will also advise you on the effect of and your rights under existing contracts and relationships. We realize that our role is to protect your interests and help you make informed decisions without causing the breakdown of your transaction or business relationships.
We are available on an ongoing basis to advise you with respect to the various legal issues that will inevitably arise in the course of your business. These services include drafting form documents and contracts for your use, documenting business activities, ensuring compliance with applicable legal requirements, ensuring that you satisfy necessary business formalities, evaluating and implementing changes to your business structure, and addressing agreements and relationships among co-owners and employees.
Our services include:
- Entity selection and formation
- Articles of Organization / Incorporation
- Operating agreements
- Shareholder agreements
- Purchase agreements
- Non-Compete agreements
- Employment agreements
- Buy/Sell agreements
- Lease agreements
- Contract preparation and review
- Business representation services
- Dissolution actions
To discuss how the Kentucky Business attorneys of Hurt, Deckard & May PLLC can help you or your business call us at (859) 254-0000.