Walsworth has extensive experience in assisting clients with a wide variety of business and commercial real property matters. In the last ten years, our transactional department has handled and closed over $2 billion of transactions. Our clients range from corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and joint ventures to entrepreneurial sole proprietorships. We represent clients in a variety of industries including manufacturing, professional services, financial institutions, real estate investment & development, wholesale, retail, construction and travel. Our attorneys provide a wide variety of legal services and counseling to these businesses, from helping the client choose the form of legal entity at the inception of the business through the growth of the business, including merger and acquisition transactions. We handle a broad range of matters including advising, negotiating and structuring the business, commercial and real estate transactions and relationships of our clients, including the following:

BUSINESS AND COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS

  • Distribution and manufacturing agreements
  • Licensing agreements for intellectual property and technology
  • Joint venture contracts
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Employment and executive compensation agreements
  • Equipment sales and leasing agreements
  • Commercial loan and credit documents and other secured transaction contracts

 

MERGERS, ACQUISITIONS, REORGANIZATIONS & DISSOLUTIONS

  • Purchases and sales of businesses, including mergers and acquisitions
  • Leveraged and management buyouts
  • Reorganizations of entities
  • Dissolutions of entities

 

ENTITY SELECTION, ORGANIZATION AND GOVERNANCE

  • Entity selection and formation, organization, and continuing operations
  • Shareholder agreements, partnership and limited liability company agreements, buy/sell agreements and other governing documents

 

COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

  • Acquisition or sale of commercial real properties, including purchase and sale agreements, escrow agreements, option agreements and financing documents
  • Commercial lease matters



Contacts

Jeff Walsworth

Email Link:
jwalsworth@wfbm.com

Orange County
One City Boulevard West
5th Floor
Orange, CA 92868
T: 714.634.2522
F: 714.634.0686


Cindy Hughes

Email Link:
chughes@wfbm.com

Orange County
One City Boulevard West
5th Floor
Orange, CA 92868
T: 714.634.2522
F: 714.634.0686