Business Law


You’ll benefit from working with an attorney who has business experience. Both attorneys at Kneeland & Lazure Law have degrees in business and in law, and they counsel you to avoid common pitfalls and will aid in finding innovative solutions to get your business where you want it to be.

Your Fort Collins Business Law Attorney will help you in the following areas:

  • New business formation (Sole proprietorship, LLC, LLP, Incorporation)
  • Buying or selling a business
  • Purchasing a franchise
  • Expanding your existing business
  • Employees and independent contractors
  • Advertising and marketing plans
  • Financing and taxes
  • Intellectual property (copyrights, trademarks)
  • Contracts, leases and other legally binding agreements (draft new agreements, review agreements before you sign, determine your legal rights and obligations if you’ve already signed).
  • Real estate contract review & drafting

Contact our Fort Collins legal office for more information.

Frequently Asked Questions

Should I set-up an LLC if I own rental property?

We typically recommend that our clients who have rental properties form LLCs or other entities to protect themselves and their assets. Many people remember to form the LLC, but then don’t know how to operate the LLC properly. We can help you with all of this.

Can you help me set up an LLC or Corporation?

Yes, we work with numerous clients on business formation. This includes everything from filing with the Secretary of State to drafting your other necessary business formation documents.

Can I hire you as general counsel for my business?

Yes, many of our clients keep us on retainer to assist them with whatever legal challenges or needs they have. We review leases, draft purchase agreements, assist with employment and HR issues, and partner with our clients for all of their legal needs.

What other experts would be helpful to work with for my business?

Often when we are working with business clients, we also partner with and/or help the find CPAs, financial advisors, and insurance professionals. We often find working collaboratively with a team of experts allows our clients to reach creative and innovative solutions.

Can you help me prepare and review contracts and/or employment agreements?

Yes, we draft and review contracts for our clients, draft and review employment agreements for our clients, and partner with our clients to best serve their legal needs

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