Business & Corporate Law

Helping Businesses Succeed Through Sound Legal Counsel

At the law firm of Lynch & Eatman, L.L.P., our Raleigh attorneys advise and represent the owners of both large and small businesses — with a particular focus on closely held companies — with respect to a wide range of business and financing issues.

Whether you are starting a new business, establishing a joint venture with another company, entering into a contractual relationship or encountering any challenges in the organization or operation of your business, our experienced North Carolina lawyers can help.

Establishing And Maintaining Businesses And Professional Practices

Our attorneys have substantial experience in the creation and representation of companies engaged in all facets of the real estate investment and development industry, the restaurant and hospitality industry, the communications industry and other industries active locally.

If you are starting a business or professional practice, we can help you select the appropriate business entity for your circumstances and objectives. Common entities include the following:

  • Limited liability companies (LLCs)
  • Limited partnerships
  • Subchapter C corporations
  • Subchapter S corporations
  • Professional associations
  • Professional limited liability companies (PLLCs)

If you are not the sole owner of your business, we can help you protect your rights through the negotiation and drafting of an effective shareholder, operating or partnership agreement.

Once your business has been established, we can advise you on a range of issues relevant to the continued operation of the businesses. We also have substantial experience in representing clients with business purchase and sale transactions.

Contact Us Today; We Can Help

Experienced legal counsel and representation can play a crucial role in the successful establishment and operation of a business. To discuss how our attorneys at Lynch & Eatman, L.L.P., can assist you, please contact us at or by email.