The form of business chosen for a business entity potentially affects every aspect of its operations. Mr. Braden assists his clients in formation and business planning in deciding whether they want to operate as a closely held business, limited liability company, partnership, or corporation. He adviseshis clients about business start-up, stock option plans, corporate securities issuance (including IPOs), limited partnership offerings, general SEC compliance, municipal bonds, and related matters.
Mr. Braden’s corporate litigation practice includes commercial litigation involving banks, buyers, sellers, breach of contract, intellectual property, and other matters. He also provides a wide variety of transactional services to his business clients, including preparation of agreements, sale and purchase of businesses, obtaining financing and funding for business operations, employee contract negotiation, dissolution planning, and other issues.