St. Louis Business & Corporate Law Attorney
Representing Businesses Across St. Charles & St. Louis County
Today’s rapidly changing business world requires businesses to have access to legal advice and representation from knowledgeable attorneys. At Cavanagh & Associates, we advise clients on a range of business activities, from choosing a particular business entity to liquidation. We are available to assist on legal matters arising from daily operations and changes to compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Our knowledgeable professionals are also able to provide guidance on legal matters related to mergers, acquisitions, and business disputes.
St. Louis business lawyer Jack Cavanagh has a long history of representing businesses across St. Louis, Chesterfield, St. Charles, and the surrounding areas in Missouri. Some of his areas of specialty include family businesses, business succession, partnerships, and contracts. A skilled trial lawyer, Attorney Cavanagh is also a hard-hitting litigator for businesses facing disputes and related issues.
To find out how we can represent your company’s interests, call (314) 309-2799.
What is the Difference Between Corporate and Business Law?
The role of corporate law is to focus on the legal aspects governing the sale and distribution of goods. Business law covers all the legal aspects which include things like acquisitions, mergers, and the rights of shareholders. One of the major differences between the two is that corporate law helps to write guidelines that are utilized in the purchasing and selling of items in the open market. On the contrary, business lawyers may cover areas such as taxes, contracts, and employment law.
What Is Corporate Law & Why Does it Exist?
Corporate law is the body of laws and regulations that help to govern the formation and operation of all corporations. It helps to regulate legal entities that exist to conduct business. While this may seem restricting, corporate law is designed to be business friendly. These laws were made into existence so that a fair playing field is created for all businesses to thrive, both big and small. Corporations must act in predictable ways so that transparency is both available to the public, shareholders, and other business owners.
Dedicated to Helping Your Business Thrive
Every company, from a family-owned business or a start-up to an established multinational corporation, has specific legal needs that must be met to ensure its growth and continued success. St. Louis corporate law attorney Jack Cavanagh is committed to providing legal counsel tailored to each client’s unique business model, industry, immediate needs, and long-term goals.
Some of the business and corporate law matters we handle in Chesterfield, St. Louis, and St. Charles include:
- Business formation
- Transactional law
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Business successions
- Going public transactions
- Business disputes
- Commercial litigation
The realm of business law is ever-changing, not only with the landscape of consumer needs, but also in conjunction with applicable state and federal laws. At Cavanagh & Associates, we work to remain on the cutting edge of compliance, formation, and regulatory issues to help our clients achieve and maintain success in their individual fields.
Contact us today at (314) 309-2799 to schedule your consultation regarding your business or corporate law needs.