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Residential and commercial transactions; financing; construction and development, including establishment and administration of subdivisions and condominium projects; zoning and other legal restrictions on land use and development; environmental regulations governing use and occupancy of real estate; commercial and residential leases and landlord tenant proceedings.
Firm attorneys have assisted in the establishment of many local condominiums and other real estate development projects. If you are buying or selling real estate our attorneys can represent you. The Firm has also represented a number of the area’s landlords for many years.
Commercial transactions; establishment of new businesses; formation of partnerships and corporations and limited liability companies; compliance with government regulations; termination and dissolution of business entities.
The attorneys can also help you with issues which may arise from time to time such as contracts, leases, employment issues, retirement plans, business transfers and other legal issues affecting your business.
Income, estate and gift tax planning and advice, including preparation of Wills, Trusts and Powers of Attorneys.
Probate of decedent’s estates, conservatorships, guardianships, and other family law matters.
Representation of Trustees and Beneficiaries in trust administration matters.
Bankruptcy Law has had many changes in recent years and will continue to be a complicated matter with potential new changes on the horizon. Our Firm offers experience with respect to all Chapters under the Bankruptcy Code. Our attorneys offer expertise in representation of debtors, secured creditors, and creditors’ committees, in both the Eastern and Western Districts of Michigan.
Commercial law involves a variety of legal challenges including preparing transactional documents for sales and financing transactions, representing parties to contract disputes, employment challenges, banking and workout issues, loan documentation, construction, enforcement of financial and commercial obligations through judicial and nonjudicial proceedings. Our attorneys can offer many years of expertise of working with businesses and individuals in the Tri-City and mid-Michigan areas.
General civil litigation in trial and appellate courts, including contracts and contested estate proceedings.
Resolving divorce through settlements, litigation and dispute resolution.Posted by Great Lakes Bay Law Group: Birchler, Fitzhugh, Purtell & Brissette, PLC