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Contract Review and Negotiation

Regardless of if your business is new or established, large or small, Steven L. Grady has the experience and expertise needed to review and negotiate contracts for you to protect your interests, while simultaneously avoiding lawsuits in the future.

It is critical for every business that their contracts accurately and unambiguously define the terms of their agreements with their business partners, employees or customers.   

Contract Drafting

Steven L. Grady recognizes that each business client is unique.  For that reason, Steven L. Grady drafts each contract or agreement to meet the specific needs of your situation, no matter how complex your situation may be. Steven L. Grady has experience drafting complex contracts for a diverse range of business clients, and can draft the contract that you need to accurately capture the terms of the greement you want, leaving no room for ambiguity. 

Steven L. Grady is prepared to draft any contracts required for your business, including the following contracts:

  • Contracts for the sale of a business;
  • Contracts for the sale of real estate;
  • Residential and commercial real estate leases;
  • Shareholder agreements;
  • Operating agreements;
  • Bylaws;
  • Nondisclosure agreements
  • Employment contracts
  • Restrictive covenants
  • Articles of organization and incorporation
  • Independent contract agreements
  • Intellectual property contracts and trademarks

Business Formation

If you are the owner of a business or own investment property, it is almost always advisable to form a business entity such as a corporation or LLC  Steven L. Grady will take the time to listen to your business plan and to get to know your business objectives . After considering your needs, Steven L. Grady can explain the various types of business entities appropriate for your business and describe the advantages and disadvantages for each. 

Once you have decided on the business entity that is most appropriate for your business, Steven L. Grady can assist you with the formation of the following business entities:

  • S corporations;
  • C corporations;
  • Limited liability companies (LLC);
  • Limited liability partnerships (LLP);
  • Partnerships;
  • Nonprofit corporations;