andrew branz concentrates his practice in the areas of business law and estate planning.

Business Law: Examples of services

  • Negotiation and closing of numerous merger and acquisition transactions such as:
    • Sale of software business.
    • Sale of retail cellular telephone business.
    • Sale of out-sourced rehabilitation services business.
    • Sale of several commercial and residential septic disposal businesses.
    • Acquisition of novelty products business.
    • Acquisition of fire protection equipment distribution company.
  • Closing of real estate sales and acquisitions.
  • Implementation of succession plans to permit successful transfers of ownership and management of privately held businesses often involving family governance issues.
  • Advice to numerous start-ups as to business form and structure, including adoption of shareholder agreements.
  • Advice and negotiation concerning split up of businesses for clients in minority or 50% ownership positions.
  • Negotiation of numerous executive employment agreements.
  • Structuring investments for angel investors.
  • Drafting and negotiating software license agreements.
  • Consultation with clients on strategic issues, including distribution strategies, entrepreneur exit strategies, and employee incentives.
  • Registration and licensing of trademarks.
  • Management of litigation, including evaluation of settlement opportunities.