Business Succession Planning

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Cavitch attorneys often represent individuals and families engaged in the ownership and operation of a wide variety of businesses. Those businesses are conducted in many different forms of entity, including, partnerships, corporations, (both C and S corporations), and limited liability companies. Frequently, that representation involves assisting the clients with respect to smooth transition of ownership from the older to the younger generation. Cavitch attorneys can help with the planning and implementation of a plat to move ownership of the business in ways that can involve one or more of a redemption, reorganization, sale or gifting of ownership interests.

Cavitch attorneys have many years of representing closely-held business owners and have a particular and creative expertise in the area of corporate succession planning.


Read our blog posts relating to succession planning and family businesses:

Family Dynamics, Not Taxes, Control Succession Planning

One of our attorneys specializing in succession planning reviews five key business transition questions for families to ask when planning for a business transition and other important elements in family business succession planning.

Divorce Threatens Family Business Succession

James Dickinson discusses how courts divide property in a divorce and covers five best practices to help protect business interests in the case of a divorce.