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Business Formation

We’re here to assist you with all of your business formation needs—from exploring tax implications to selecting the most strategic business structure to suit your needs and goals, you can trust us to protect your best interests at every turn.

Licensed Business

Our attorneys can help your company secure all the necessary licenses to operate your business and keep up with the ongoing compliance obligations to avoid penalties or fines. Call us today to learn more.

Regulated Business

Falling out of regulation compliance can lead to stressful investigations and enforcements that negatively impact your business. Contact our office today to learn how we can help you protect your business.

Sole Proprietorship

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Although sole proprietorships may seem like the most simple and straightforward of business entities, it’s best to work with one of our knowledgeable business formation lawyers to ensure that you set yourself up for success. We will work with you to identify your needs and goals while helping you explore other business structures, such as limited liability companies, that can offer you stronger liability protection. We encourage you to contact our office today to learn more.

S Corporation

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When you structure your business as an S Corporation, you can enjoy certain tax advantages. An S Corporation is not taxed for its profits, but the tax liability is passed through to the stockholders (effectively eliminating the double taxation associated with C Corporations). Our experienced business formation legal experts are here to answer your questions and help you with all of your S Corporation needs.


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If you are interested in forming a general partnership, a limited partnership, or a joint venture, our knowledgeable business formation attorneys are here to help you understand the potential advantages and limitations of each option. We believe in providing our business clients with the comprehensive information they need to make well-informed business decisions with greater certainty and confidence.

Limited Liability Company

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Many new businesses find that forming a limited liability company (LLC) is the best option to minimize personal liability while protecting the interests of the business. Our business formation attorneys are ready to guide you through every step of setting up a limited liability company in Colorado, from filing the necessary paperwork to preparing an Operating Agreement.

C Corporation

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Corporations tend to have far more considerations and formalities than other types of business entities, such as sole proprietorships or limited liability companies. Our experienced business formation lawyers are here to empower your business with strategic legal solutions tailored to suit your needs and goals.

Operating Agreements

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An Operating Agreement should include information about the company’s purpose, management structure, financial arrangements, and dispute resolution procedures. Whether you need help drafting an operating agreement or understanding the implications of an established operating agreement, seek out our trusted and effective legal counsel to ensure that the best interests of your business remain protected at every turn.

Buy-Sell Agreements

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Buy-sell agreements protect the interests of all parties involved in a business transaction. This important document outlines the responsibilities and obligations of each party and provides a clear set of instructions to handle potential disputes. Our skilled team of business law attorneys can help you craft a buy-sell agreement that protects your best interests and complies with all of Colorado’s business law requirements.