The Corporate & Business Law Group at Saxton & Stump partners with you to provide thoughtful, creative, and practical legal advice so you can focus on achieving your business goals. Our clients range in size and experience from entrepreneurs, family owned businesses, professional service entities, and nonprofit entities to large established corporations.
We partner with our entrepreneur clients every step of the way through entity selection and formation, internal governance, debt and equity financing, and ultimately the commercial relationships that arise from a budding business.
For our more mature business clients, we offer extensive experience across a variety of industries to provide insight to critical commercial relationships, including sales and distribution, supplier and sourcing relationships, and joint ventures. And when you decide it is time to make strategic decisions in growth, whether through expansion or perhaps through contraction to focus on a core business, our depth and breadth of experience in mergers and acquisitions and dispositions will provide you with a steady hand to guide you, while achieving maximum return and minimal risk.
While we are laser-focused on planning on the front end to structure and negotiate transactions that minimize the legal and liability risks to your business, we are also exceptionally equipped to address the variety of concerns and disputes that can arise from any business transaction. The Saxton & Stump team is experienced in handling a broad variety of business law related claims, including:
- Breach of contract cases
- Partnership/joint venture disputes
- Class actions
- Business torts
- Civil RICO claims
- Breach of fiduciary duty allegations
- Shareholder issues
The Saxton & Stump team will be your partner in ensuring that your business is able to focus on its goals and objectives for growth and not on the impact of a catastrophic lawsuit. Lawsuits can be time-consuming and distract from necessary business efforts. We help eliminate those distractions and clear the path to business success.
Our approach is proactive, with the aim of reducing the potential for a dispute to go to court. In the case that trial is necessary, our team takes a creative, aggressive approach to providing our clients with the best possible defense.
A Proactive Approach – Mitigation
The good news is that science has proven the ability to reduce adverse events and claims significantly. Our proactive approach helps clients avoid risk in the first place, which is the ultimate home run.
Through the support of our legal and consulting team, along with proprietary tools we’ve developed and the application of best practices and other critical factors, we help you uncover areas of concern and provide direction to keep you out of court.