Buying A Business
Buying a business is an important transaction that carries risk. It pays to do your homework before you make any major investments, whether you are purchasing a house, a car or a company.
If you want to have the greatest chance of success in acquiring a business, there’s no substitute for personal due diligence — your own tire kicking and research — and there is clear evidence that proper legal advice can make an enormous difference in the long-term outcome. A skilled business lawyer can help you not only with contract matters and disputes, but with negotiation and big-picture perspective on all the issues that bear on your business decisions.
When A Handshake Isn’t Good Enough
Some family businesses and private enterprises are run on close personal ties and handshakes. Most of the time, that isn’t enough. At Cagle Carpenter Hazlewood, we have represented countless purchasers and sellers of businesses in protecting their interests and closing favorable deals. We can work with you to:
- Negotiate the essential terms of your business transaction
- Gain specificity, clarity and enforceability of purchase agreements
- Manage any real estate purchases, sales or leases that accompany the purchase of a business
- Address disputes
- Answer questions about entity formation, partnerships or shareholder agreements
It’s Better To Be Safe Than Sorry | Contact Us For A Free Consultation
Protect yourself from loss. If you have questions about purchasing a business, we can answer them. Contact Cagle Carpenter Hazlewood in Austin, Texas.