Businesses & Individuals
Legal Advocacy for Businesses and Individuals
Since 1987, Weltman & Moskowitz, LLP, has provided counsel and representation to a wide variety of business and individual clients over a broad range of legal issues. Whether you are an individual professional or entrepreneur, a midsized company, or a multinational corporation, Weltman & Moskowitz, LLP, has the experience, legal expertise, and sound judgment to guide you through whatever legal challenge your business may be facing.
Representation for Businesses
Weltman & Moskowitz, LLP, has represented thousands of business clients through all aspects of company formation, operation, litigation, and dissolution. From the inception of your business, the attorneys of Weltman & Moskowitz, LLP, can assist with a wide variety of legal needs, including:
- Choosing the appropriate business entity.
- Drafting legal documents for business formation.
- Ensuring compliance with applicable laws and regulations.
- Preparing, reviewing, and counseling clients on business contracts and contract dispute avoidance.
In addition to business formation, your business will undoubtedly need continuing legal counsel and representation throughout its operations. Weltman & Moskowitz, LLP, has the depth of legal experience to provide you with counsel in many situations, whether routine or complex. Our attorneys can handle modifications to business entity structure, amend legal documents to reflect deal objectives, and advise about the impact of new federal and state laws and regulations. Additionally, should the need arise to dissolve your business entity, our attorneys will guide you through all of the necessary steps of the dissolution process.
One of the common risks of operating a business is management’s becoming subject to personal liability through court proceedings which can arise in a variety of scenarios. If your business becomes embroiled in litigation in state or federal court, Weltman & Moskowitz, LLP, can provide you with a high level of representation customized to your particular needs as a litigant. Whether you need to initiate a dispute against another party, or another party has brought your business into court proceedings, our lawyers are here to offer you the sound advice and advocacy needed to handle any crisis.
Legal Counsel for Individuals
In addition to providing comprehensive legal services to business, the attorneys of Weltman & Moskowitz, LLP, also advise individuals concerning business-related matters. Focusing primarily on entrepreneurs and professionals, our lawyers will counsel you on business initiation and formation, business operations, partner disputes, or business divorce, as well as other dispute resolution challenges.
Weltman & Moskowitz, LLP, also represents individuals, professionals and business owners as debtors or creditors engaged in bankruptcy proceedings. For instance, our attorneys can assist in preparing and filing proofs of claim and seeking the dismissal of bankruptcy proceedings based on substantial abuse. We also represent official and unofficial committees of unsecured creditors, equity shareholders, and other types of stakeholders throughout the bankruptcy process. Our attorneys have years of experience in bankruptcy proceedings, such as:
- Adversary proceedings and avoidance actions.
- Section 341 meetings of creditors.
- Examinations under oath pursuant to Bankruptcy Rule 2004.
- Subpoenas and document production.
- Contempt proceedings.
- Orders to show cause.
- Turnover actions.
- Clawback and Ponzi-scheme litigation.
- Trustee motions and objections.
Whatever your legal business needs may be, the attorneys of Weltman & Moskowitz, LLP have the skills to provide you with exceptional legal representation in all types of business challenges. The firm is well-known for giving clients individualized attention, superior advice, counsel and representation that is tailored to their business needs.
For further information on this topic or to discuss your case, please contact Richard E. Weltman or Michael L. Moskowitz by telephone, fax or email.