Business and Commercial Law

Members of the firm in the Business & Commercial Practice Group have actively practiced as general or special counsel in the organization, formation and operation of local and regional businesses engaged in various pursuits.

Expert counsel is available to advise on the optimal forms of legal entities or the combination of entities, including corporations, limited liability companies, general and limited partnerships, joint ventures, and non-profit entities.  

“Over the past 10 years, my auto-related business has experienced substantial growth in the Northern California area, creating opportunities as well as potential problems. Fortunately, I have been represented by the Hefner firm in negotiating, resolving and documenting many transactions with lenders, business associates and other law firms, with favorable results for both me and my business.”