Corporate Structure and Business Planning

Our Durham, North Carolina business lawyers assist our clients in a wide range of corporate and related business matters. Such matters may be in the form of a C Corporation, an S Corporation, a limited liability company, a general partnership, a limited partnership, a joint venture, or a sole proprietorship. Our attorneys represent corporate and business clients from startup through their exit strategy or succession plan. We work closely with our clients to understand their business and provide solutions to a wide variety of legal issues encountered in their operations.

Negotiation and Drafting

Our business lawyers in Durham, North Carolina assist in the negotiation and drafting of all types of business and commercial agreements and contracts. These include key person employment agreements, covenants not to compete, confidentiality agreements, consulting agreements, and other necessary documents for running businesses.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Our team also assists with companies that are being bought by, sold to, or merged into other entities. We represent both the company being acquired and the companies doing the acquisition. In addition to the documents referenced above, in this process we assist with the drafting and negotiation of asset purchase agreements, stock purchase agreements, articles of merger, bills of sale, and assignment agreements.

Business Consulting and Advising

Stubbs Cole has represented hundreds of business throughout the triangle, including Chapel Hill, Durham, and Raleigh, North Carolina. We assist businesses with the daily obstacles encountered in their operations, including employee handbooks, non-compete agreements, leasing, employment disputes, annual meetings, commercial contracts, and intellectual property issues. Our attorneys have the experience to advise your small business, whatever your needs may be.