Harry Jernigan CPA Attorney, P.C. handles a variety of corporate matters for clients- from incorporation to dissolution, and any issue that arises in between. Harry Jernigan’s 44+ years as a business owner have equipped him with the knowledge and experience necessary to advise and counsel businesses through both day-to-day operations and unexpected concerns that may develop throughout the life of their businesses.
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Our attorneys provide clients with complete business incorporation, including a corporate book, seal and stock certificates, and corporate resolutions required to recognize your business as a distinct tax entity, including registration with the IRS, the state of Virginia, and the Virginia Employment Commission.
We help clients navigate between the different entity options available to them as they begin their businesses. We’ll help you determine which entity will be best for your particular situation:
With your business startup behind you, the life of your business will contain many opportunities to grow, expand, and change direction. You may be presented with opportunities to acquire another company or merge with an existing company. You may also eventually consider options for dissolving or passing on your business to someone else. Our attorneys can help you understand the options and consequences of each important decision in life of your business.
If you are interested in franchising, our attorneys have the ability to draft franchise agreements, perform franchise registration, and settle disputes involving franchises.
We draft contracts needed for business operations, including employee contracts, non-compete agreements, purchase agreements, and lease agreements. We also negotiate terms of the purchasing or selling of a business.