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Business and Corporate

The business and corporate attorneys at Degan, Blanchard & Nash understand the needs of businesses, whether it be a closely held family business, new small start up or a large established corporation. We understand that the cost of litigation to a business is high and strive to provide our business clients with information on the front end to avoid the risk of litigation wherever possible. Services include assisting in the formation of the business entity, drafting and reviewing employment practices and procedures and providing contract review. Over the years and based upon our experience, we have found that providing these services to our clients decreases the risk of litigation.

Regardless of the type of business issue that arises, the Degan, Blanchard & Nash attorneys approach every engagement with earnest. We work closely with our clients to identify their needs, and allocate and manage our resources in the most efficient manner possible to achieve their goals.

Where the risk of litigation does arise and a lawsuit is filed, our corporate attorneys have the experience in business and financial law to represent our clients in cases including, but not limited to:

We understand that litigation is both costly and disruptive to business. Thus, wherever possible we try to streamline the litigation process. This includes filing summary judgments where appropriate in order to obtain earlier dismissals of our clients in litigation or exploring other manners of resolving the dispute, other than through litigation, such as arbitration or mediation.

The attorneys at Degan Blanchard & Nash recognize that when the corporate attorney is necessary, communication between the corporate attorney and client is essential in order to ensure that the business is kept running smoothly and risk is minimized. What is in the best interest of the business is always at the forefront and we are aware that this is constantly changing. The attorneys of Degan, Blanchard & Nash can be invaluable in meeting your prolonged business needs in a dedicated and creative manner while providing the personalized attention and flexible service of regional firm.