Business Succession Planning Attorney in North Carolina

The Van Winkle Law Firm assists entrepreneurs throughout each stage of the management of a lucrative business. Whether you are the owner of a new business and need assistance establishing tax-efficient entities or are getting ready to pass an established business on to future generations, we can help. Our attorneys take the time to understand both your long-term and immediate goals, and apply our business acumen and legal strategy to maximize your business’s success.

We provide primary legal representation for clients with whom in-house counsel is not feasible. Our attorneys are also available to complement existing in-house counsel with our broad legal expertise within several areas of business law. Throughout the entire process, we offer you expert advice based on our knowledge of revolving regulations and laws, and can inform you of any potential issues that may arise in the future. We also collaborate with our estate planning and taxation lawyers to prepare you for other types of challenges that go hand in hand with the operation of a successful business.

We understand how much time, effort, and resources you have poured into your business venture and how important it is to protect your life’s work. Our attorneys stand ready to help ensure that your business venture continues to thrive after your retirement or passing. The Van Winkle Law Firm has represented all types of businesses, including small, family-owned North Carolina businesses and large privately held companies. If you need assistance with the operational and tax issues surrounding succession of your business, contact us to talk about creating a detailed succession plan. We would be happy to discuss your options with you, which may include employee stock ownership plans, management buy-outs, sales, and liquidation, and more. We will also discuss the ways in which employment law and taxation can impact your transactions, as well as keep a watchful eye on your estate plans.