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Experienced New Jersey Business Lawyer

Business Transactions | Business Contracts | Business Litigation | Business Succession Planning

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If you own or operate a business, you know that hardly a day goes by when you don’t have to deal with some legal matter. Maybe you’re setting up a new business and you need to determine the best legal form. Perhaps you’ve landed an important job and you need to get the details accurately incorporated into a contract. Maybe a relationship has gone sour and you need to file or respond to a lawsuit. Or maybe you are starting to think about retiring and passing the business on to future generations.

At the law office of Jared M. Lans, we have 30 years of experience in providing a broad range of legal services to businesses and business owners in New Jersey. We take the time to learn about your business so that we can work closely with you to take the right steps to ensure the proper business form is utilized to protect your inrterests.

At our office, every potential client receives a free phone consultation. Call us at 201-457-9400 or contact us online to schedule an appointment.

Our Business Law Practice

We offer full-service legal counsel to businesses and business owners, handling matters involving:

  • Business formation — We will help you determine the most effective structure for a business, whether it’s a sole proprietorship, partnership, limited liability company or corporation. We’ll prepare and file all documents required to set up your business in compliance with New Jersey law, including Articles of Incorporation and By-laws in the context of Corporations, Certificates of Formation and Operating Agreements in the context of Limited Liability Companies (LLC’s) resolutions and partnership agreements. We’ll also make certain you are properly set up with local, state and federal revenue agencies. We provide advice regarding and draft proper buy-sell agreements to ensure smooth transactions and opportunities for growth.
  • Business contracts — We will negotiate, review and prepare any type of business agreement, including vendor and customer contracts, buy-sell agreements, licensing contracts, employment agreements, confidentiality/non-compete agreements, leasing contracts, shareholder or partnership agreements and real estate contracts.
  • Business litigation — We represent businesses as plaintiffs or defendants in a wide range of commercial disputes, from breach of contract to oppressed minority shareholder or member actions and buy outs, from leasing and real estate disputes to actions for specific performance or declaratory judgment.
  • Business succession planning — We work with business owners to formulate and implement strategies to transfer ownership to subsequent generations, prospective purchasers, or key employees, simultaneously ensuring that the founding members are adequately compensated.

Contact Our Office

To schedule a free phone consultation, send us an e-mail or call us at 201-457-9400. Evening and weekend appointments are available upon request. We accept Visa and MasterCard.

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