Business & Employment
The Houston-based law firm of Orlando & Orlando, L.L.P. assists small- to mid-sized businesses in a full range of transactions and litigation matters, from initial corporate organization to contract services and asset protection counseling. Managing partner Michael Gary Orlando spent 12 years in the business world, working in public accounting and for a multinational company, giving him first-hand experience in finance, administration, and the issues and concerns facing growing businesses. He now draws on this experience in assisting clients with such issues as:
Orlando & Orlando, L.L.P. assists a wide range of clients, from experienced businesses to new corporate startups, in all aspects of corporate structuring and restructuring, including mergers and acquisitions and complex corporate reorganization. We assist in the development of corporate entities under the Texas Business Organizations Code, including corporations, partnerships, limited partnerships, joint ventures, and special entities. Our attorneys draft all documents involved in the forming of a new entity, including the articles of incorporation and bylaws.
Contract Negotiation & Formation
Our attorneys provide a full range of services in contract negotiation, drafting, and formation in the areas of business law, commercial law, employment law, construction, banking, and real estate. We assist in the formation of asset purchase agreements, stock purchase agreements, shareholder agreements, consumer contracts, private placement agreements, buy-sell agreements, and non-compete agreements.
The firm provides extensive support in all business transactions, including assisting with asset acquisitions and stock acquisitions, and representing both lenders and borrowers in loan preparations. We also offer limited securities drafting, and provide general employment law representation, including advising on and drafting employment agreements. In addition, our attorneys frequently make appearances before various government agencies on behalf of clients.
We represent clients in commercial and business litigation involving general business disputes, employment disputes, contracts, business torts, collections on accounts and debt instruments, securities litigation, and consumer litigation, as well as tax litigation in the U.S. Tax Court. We also offer coextensive litigation services for overlapping issues involving bankruptcy, probate, estate planning, real estate and construction, and family law issues. For additional information, please see our consumer litigation page.
Risk Management and Asset Protection
Our attorneys provide clients with consultations on legal risk management, risk control, and financing for various corporations, limited partnerships, and individuals concerning their internal organizations, procedures, accounting, and finances. We help clients minimize their exposure in all facets of their business through the use of various corporate entities selected and formed for asset protection and to limit liability exposure.
Seek Experienced Counsel
For full-service representation in business and commercial law matters, contact Orlando & Orlando, LLP today for a consultation.