Business Formation and Operations

CROWN®, LLP provides counsel and representation throughout the life cycle of our clients’ business entities, from entity selection and formation, to maintenance, governance and ongoing operations, to acquisitions, sales and mergers, through wind-up and dissolution. We provide experienced counsel concerning entity selection and provide services in the formation and documentation of joint ventures, partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations. We provide representation in the negotiation and documentation of Partnership Agreements, LLC Operating Agreements, Corporate Bylaws, Buy-Sell and Shareholder Agreements, Co-Sale Agreements, Restricted Stock Purchase Agreements, Warrants and Convertible Notes, Loan Agreements, Promissory Notes, and Stock Option Plans. We counsel and assist during the fundraising process, including assistance with crowdfunding efforts and preparation of Private Placement Memoranda. We have significant experience negotiating and documenting Executive Employment Agreements including stock option agreements and complex bonus scenarios and negotiating Severance Agreements on behalf of both companies and executives.