Our firm helps business owners turn ideas into viable business opportunities. We accomplish this by seeking on-going relationships with our clients, advising clients on a variety of business formation issues, and routinely counsel clients throughout the course of their business. We believing in recommending preventative steps to clients to ensure their interests are fully protected. 

In order to successfully operate a business, it requires advising on the choice of entity, participation with our clients in the negotiation, review and drafting of contracts. And we have found that the successful operation of a business requires documentation of the following:


    • Shareholder agreements
    • Employment contracts
    • Vendor agreements
    • Leases and real property contracts
    • Credit applications
    • Personal guaranty
    • Non-compete agreements
    • Confidentiality agreements
    • Joint ventures
    • Franchise and dealership contracts
    • Promissory notes & security agreements
    • UCC Financing Statements

Our law firm also serves as outside legal counsel to businesses that not have their own attorneys. Some of the areas in which we serve these clients include:

  • Creditor bankruptcy representation
  • Consumer debt collections
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Foreclosures
  • Construction liens and litigation
  • Commercial debt litigation
  • Landlord representation 
  • Aribtration and mediation

The business and commercial agreements that we negotiate, prepare and review will help you in the successful operation of your business. The Hetley Law Firm is committed to providing complete, accurate and timely documentation for your business.