Business & Corporate Law

Steven W. Ledbetter, P.L., Attorney at Law, provides legal advice, drafting and representation of businesses, corporations, partnerships, incorporators, shareholders, directors, employees, partners, officers, buyers, sellers, lenders and borrowers in Florida regarding the following business and corporate legal matters:

  • Formation and maintenance of corporation (incorporation, articles of incorporation, bylaws, minutes, resolutions, amended articles, amended bylaws, and reinstatement);
  • Formation of partnership (partnership agreement);
  • Dissolution of corporation (articles of dissolution, termination agreement, and disputes);
  • Dissolution of partnership (termination agreement, winding up, and disputes);
  • Sale and purchase of business (due diligence, contract for sale and purchase, bill of sale, assignment, and closing);
  • Legal questions in business operations (legal questions and answers that arise in operating all kinds of businesses, such as retail stores, jewelers, manufacturers, contractors, architects, engineers, designers, lenders, landlords, and publishers);
  • Prevention of legal problems (preventative legal advice, legal document review, legal checklists);
  • Fictitious name (registration & litigation of fictitious name);
  • Contract drafting and review (sale, purchase, exchange, goods, services, consultant, independent contractor, agency, advertising, broker, commission, arbitration, arts, assignment, licenses, construction, building, subcontract, guaranty, warranty, indemnification, release, and bill of sale);
  • Loan documentation (promissory note, mortgage, security agreement, UCC filings, loan agreements, and closing statements).


Business entities such as LLCs, partnerships, and corporations help to limit the liablility of the owners and keep your personal assets safe from creditors and debts.  There are many more reasons to create a business, schedule a free consultation with an attorney today to discuss all of the ways creating a business will benefit you.