Businesses require specialized legal skills and knowledge. These requirements are shaped by the size of the business and character of its ownership. The entrepreneurial nature of many closely-held businesses also creates the need for attorneys who understand the unique challenges encountered by owners and who can help anticipate issues before they become legal problems. Also, the attorneys who counsel businesses need to be sensitive to the intertwining of the business and personal lives of an owner that can occur.
At FCW&S, we have extensive experience representing businesses and bring the necessary skills and perspective to each client relationship. We work to familiarize ourselves with the operations of a business and become valued legal advisors to its owners and management team. In addition, we are committed to and experienced in providing services in an efficient and cost-effective manner.
We offer an extensive range of services to businesses. Some examples of these services include the following:
FCW&S is experienced in working with minority business enterprises from the creation of the corporate entity to obtaining favorable treatment as a certified minority business enterprise with the Michigan Minority Business Development Council (“MMBDC”). We also have extensive experience drafting the documents necessary to govern minority business enterprises and assisting with the planning, development, and structuring of strategic alliances.