Why hiring a Corporate Lawyer critical to a business?
Corporate lawyers at VNC Corporate & Legal rarely step foot in courtrooms. Instead, most of the work they do is considered “transactional” in nature. That means that the Corporate Lawyers at VNC spend most of their time helping an entity to avoid litigation.
More specifically, corporate lawyers at VNC spend their time helping a business entity on:
- Contracts: Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating legally-binding agreements on behalf of the client Company, which could involve everything from lease agreements to multi-billion dollar acquisitions.
- Mergers and acquisitions (M&A): Conducting due diligence, negotiating, drafting, and generally overseeing “deals” that involve a corporation “merging” with another company or “acquiring” (purchasing) another company.
- Corporate governance: Helping clients create the framework for how a firm is directed and controlled, such as by drafting articles of incorporation, creating bylaws, advising corporate directors and officers on their rights and responsibilities, and other policies used to manage the company.
- Venture capital: Helping startup or existing corporations find capital to build or expand the business, which can involve either private or public financing.
- Securities: Advising clients on securities law compliance, which involves the complex regulations aimed at preventing fraud, insider training, and market manipulation, as well as promoting transparency, within publicly-traded companies
In many cases, corporate lawyers at VNC provide their services to the business entities firms that have corporate law departments. Corporate lawyers at VNC have specialties over areas of corporate law that they focus on such as M&A, venture capital, or securities.