Corporate & Business Law

The business law practice at Caplan Law Group has the collective knowledge, creativity, and trial experience required to assist clients with every aspect of their business law matters. Our attorneys have extensive experience working with clients at each stage of business development, including initial business entity planning and formation, providing advisory services to existing businesses, and representing both large and small companies as they prosecute, defend, and respond to existing or threatened litigation. Caplan Law Group represents businesses and corporate clients in state courts throughout Virginia.

We advise clients through the full range of business law matters, including the following areas:

Business Acquisitions

Buying or selling a business? Call the Caplan Legal Group. Our attorneys can assist with all facets of the purchase or sale of a business and help make sure that you are protected and receive the best deal possible.

Business Entity Formation

One of the best ways to protect yourself, your business, and your assets is to form a corporation or Limited Liability Company. Whether you are interested in a simple single member Limited Liability Company or a more complex, multi-member entity, the attorneys at Caplan Law Group can help you form your business and help ensure that your structure meets your needs.

Business Disputes and Litigation

Business dispute litigation can add an extra layer of complexity on top of the already complicated litigation process. If your business has been sued, or if it has a claim against another business or individual, the Caplan Legal Group is eager to assist.

Business Financing

The attorneys at Caplan Law Group possess a depth of knowledge with the spectrum of financial transaction issues pertaining to business and commercial finance, including due diligence and documentation matters. Our business financing experience includes, but is not limited to: equipment leasing and financing, private loans, commercial and asset-based lending, real estate lending, small business administration loans, securitized loans.

Contract Drafting and Negotiation

In any contract negotiation, it pays to have someone on your side. Before you sign, call the Caplan Legal Group for a consultation to ensure that your interests are protected.

Corporate Advisory Services

After a corporation has been formed, corporate directors and officers must ensure the proper corporate formalities are followed, as a corporation is viewed as a distinct legal entity in the eyes of the law. Our attorneys assist clients in navigating the legal requirements imposed on corporations to ensure that operations are in compliance.

Legal Risk Analysis and Management

The attorneys at Caplan Law Group have the knowledge and experience necessary to assist business owners in assessing, managing, and minimizing the legal risks associated with business ownership and operation. Our attorneys work with clients who operate businesses ranging from sole proprietorships to corporations, to help identify potential areas of legal risk and to implement a plan of action to minimize exposure to those risks.