Commercial Transactions and Business Startups

Business Planning, Contracts and Agreements

Establishing the proper foundation for a new enterprise is crucial to long-term success in business. The corporate and commercial law attorneys of Spinella, Owings & Shaia, P.C. provide experienced advice for business startups and ongoing representation for established businesses in transactions.

Based in Richmond, we serve businesses of all sizes in greater Richmond and surrounding northern Virginia. Contact us today to discuss your business concept or an upcoming business deal with one of our experienced Richmond commercial transactions lawyers.

Fairfax Business Formation Attorney

Our lawyers bring decades of experience in all aspects of commercial and corporate law, including entity selection. We advise on the tax planning, personal liability, profit sharing, management and business succession issues in helping clients choose the mode of operation:

  • Limited liability company (LLC) and operating agreements
  • Corporation (C-corp or S-corp) and shareholder agreements
  • Limited liability partnership (LLP) and partnership agreements

Virginia Business Transactions

Our clients include established companies in all industries in need of guidance in commercial transactions. We can draft or review buy-sell agreements, performing the due diligence so that clients can acquire or sell a business and its assets with confidence. Our corporate law attorneys also advise on commercial property acquisition, commercial leases, and purchase or financing of equipment.

Business Start-Ups in Richmond

We provide full service counsel to new businesses: articles of incorporation, liability waivers and releases, standard contracts, and commercial real estate matters. Our attorneys also assist in drafting employment manuals and signing employees to noncompete agreements or confidentiality agreements. From the inception of your business idea throughout the life of your business, our firm can work closely with you to ensure that all of your business needs are met.

See our information center on Starting a Business .

Contact a Richmond Commercial Transactions Lawyer

Astute commercial legal counsel can help a business sustain initial momentum, continue to prosper and avoid future legal disputes. Contact Spinella, Owings & Shaia today by calling 804-747-0920 to arrange your initial consultation.