Kathryn Lease Simpson

Business Law

Business Formation, Organization & Planning

Running a business can be demanding. Whether it is a sole proprietorship or a public corporation, a business requires attention to legal details and the benefit of reliable legal counsel. The attorneys in the Mette, Evans & Woodside Business Law practice can provide your business with the legal strength you need to succeed.

Our Business Law attorneys are skilled at guiding you through the often complex challenges of forming, owning and operating a business. We can help you realize your entrepreneurial dream and make sure you can maximize its potential.

Our business attorneys have broad experience in many industries, including:

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Real Estate
Manufacturing
Banking
Healthcare
Education
Public Utilities

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Energy
Finance
Agriculture
Retail
Construction
Engineering

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Hospitality
Automotive
Distribution
Student Housing
Residential Rentals

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Business Formation & Organization

The attorneys at Mette, Evans & Woodside assist start-up companies in all aspects of the business formation process. Our attorneys have experience in all aspects of business and tax law and can guide you through selecting an entity structure that provides the most benefits. We can prepare and file all required formation documents, as well as, assist with annual filings and corporate legal issues.

Business Planning

In addition to helping launch businesses, our attorneys offer proactive assistance with a full range of legal concerns to help avoid issues. At Mette, Evans & Woodside, we recognize the importance of taking a proactive approach to legal issues to minimize corporate liability, bypass common business mistakes and avoid potential litigation. We can serve as trusted counsel for whatever situation arises in the course of running your business successfully.

Business Formation • Choice Of Entity • Bylaws and Operating Agreements • Mergers & Acquisitions • Asset Purchases and Sales • Shareholder & Partner Agreements • Commercial Disputes and Litigation • Employment & Executive Compensations • Employment Agreements • Board Duties and Indemnification Issues • Public & Private Offering of Securities • Contract Preparation, Analysis & Negotiation • Executive Compensation • Joint Ventures • Tax Planning

Business Law Attorneys

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3401 North Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110-0950

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304 Main Street
Towanda, PA 18848