Legal Representation For Buying Or Selling A Business

Providing Sound Guidance In Business Transactions

The purchase or sale of a business is a complicated undertaking that will have a profound impact on your future. Before entering into this transaction, it is vital to secure the services of an attorney who will provide sound advice and skilled representation.

For years, businesses and individuals in Cumberland County and across North Carolina have relied upon John H. Britton of Britton Law, P.A. Whether you are selling or buying a company, John will attend to all the various details and protect your interests throughout the process.

Answering Questions And Addressing Issues

The biggest issue in the sale or purchase of a company is: What exactly is being sold? Are only the business's assets being sold, or does the sale of the business include the sale of any liabilities as well? Both the buyer and seller must be on the same page as to this issue. At Britton Law, we will help you develop the best possible strategy. Our firm's services in this area also include:

  • Verifying there are no liens against any business assets
  • Performing due diligence (title exams, credit checks, determining if there are any complaints with the Small Business Administration)
  • Drafting the necessary documents to convey
  • Effectuating the sale of the business assets

Another significant issue to address in the sale or purchase of a company is financing. In most transactions of this nature, the seller will hold a note against the buyer. Our Fayetteville business purchase lawyer drafts notes on behalf of clients who are selling their business interests, or reviews note terms on behalf of clients buying a company. Above all, our law firm will work diligently to make the sale or purchase of your company as efficient as possible.

Contact Britton Law, P.A.

Call 910-401-3356 or complete our firm's contact form to schedule a consultation.