Corporate & Business Counseling
The corporate and business practice at Weir & Partners is broad and diverse.
Our lawyers emphasize finding and implementing practical solutions to business problems, while always understanding our clients’ long and short-term goals. The client base extends from Fortune 50 clients to sole proprietorships. Our practice area starts at the client’s beginning with business start-up and structuring, obtaining of necessary permits and financing, and strategizing. It encompassing financing, stock and membership issuance and growth, purchases and sales. Finally, it includes business termination and wind-up.
Weir & Partners LLP assists publicly traded corporations, as well as privately held corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and other business ventures in meeting the demanding issues of best practices in corporate and organizational governance. The firm’s practice focuses on serving as independent counsel to a board of director’s special litigation committee to investigate and report on demands in shareholders’ derivative litigation. In addition to consulting with clients on the legal issues regarding the federal and state requirements of proper procedures for operations and for dealing with investors and equity holders, the firm has experience in conducting internal investigations of corporate activities and “whistleblower” claims.