Business Planning and Transactions

Lewis Law Offices’ value-added services include entity formation and business planning and management. Whether investing or divesting in business ventures, negotiating and structuring transactions, or closing on sales and purchases of businesses, Lewis Law Offices offers innovative and professional results.  Clients receive the benefit of creative legal advice coupled with experienced business consulting in their matters.  The firm represents clients in every cycle of a business, from start-ups and business planning advice to negotiating asset purchase agreements and the eventual sale of business assets.  Currently representing a number of local restaurant concerns, Ms. Lewis also acts as general counsel for a large Virginia franchisee of a national breakfast quick foods chain.  Small businesses and contractor clients of the firm also benefit from the firm’s experience in collection matters, including filing mechanics liens and actions in pursuit of payment from delinquent parties.


Entity Formation and Non-Profits

In aiding clients in forming their new business entities, Lewis Law Offices is able to frame the process for its clients in a clear, succinct fashion. From filing the appropriate forms with state agencies, applying for and obtaining an EIN, to setting up governing documents, the firm is equipped to professionally and efficiently accomplish these tasks, providing maximum value for clients.  In the instance that the newly formed entity is seeking non-profit status, Lewis Law Offices is experienced in applying for the necessary exemptions and obtaining any licensing or permits that may be required for such operation.