Legal Solutions in Plain English for:
Business law, Liquor licenses, Special Permits, Zoning & Land Use, Commercial Real Estate. And More.
I’m celebrating twenty-five years of lawyering. My small business clients include restaurants, contractors, retail stores, small manufacturing and fabrication shops, farmers, holistic/alternative healers, professional practices, artists, and pet businesses.
I help businesses with:
Navigating and complying with various municipal and state laws, bylaws, regulations, agencies, commissions, departments, and other administrative issues
Formation, Registration, and Governance of Businesses including Limited Liability Companies (LLCs), Closely Held Corporations ("S" corporations,) Professional LLCs, and Professional Corporations.
Drafting, review, and revision of Bylaws, Operating Agreements, Restrictions on Stock or Interest Transfers, Annual Reports, Consents, and Minutes of Meetings.
Liquor License transactions in Hampshire, Hampden, Franklin, Berkshire, and Western Worcester Counties for Restaurants, Bars, Package Stores, Convenience Stores, and other on-premises or off-premises all-alcohol or beer and wine licenses;
Site Plan Review, Special Permits, Zoning Issues, Board of Health and Building Commission issues, and other State and Local Licenses and Permits and Administrative law matters.
Buying & Selling a Business, including Asset Purchase Agreements, Commercial Leases, Contracts, and related matters
Commercial Real Estate purchases, sales, and refinancing.
Other Services – contact me to inquire about your particular needs.
I help consumers with:
Zoning, special permits, and land use matters,
Administrative law cases, state and municipal law
Estate planning and administration