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California Partner Buyout Attorneys
Headquartered in Orange County, We Serve Businesses Throughout the Golden State
Advocating for Clients Involved in Partner Buyouts
Whether you operate your business as an LLC, a corporation, or a partnership, there may come a time when you need to navigate the process of parting ways with a co-founder or partner or renegotiate the equity and economics of your collaboration. At Adams Corporate Law, we understand the intricacies of these situations and have significant experience assisting California business owners in successfully navigating such transitions.
Parting ways or reevaluating the terms of co-ownership can be challenging, but it doesn't have to result in hard feelings or legal disputes. Our team of skilled attorneys is dedicated to helping you find a mutually agreeable resolution that allows for an amicable buyout and separation while upholding fair and reasonable terms for all parties involved.
The attorneys at Adams Corporate Law are strategic corporate & securities lawyers with decades of experience in mergers & acquisitions, equity financings, and general business counsel, serving businesses throughout the state of California. Learn more about what our firm brings to the table.Meet Our Attorneys
Partner buyouts and renegotiation happen for many reasons such as:
- Retirement or resignation
- Incapacitation or death
- Encumbering a partner's interest in a business
- Divorce settlement
- A partner’s personal bankruptcy
- A new employment opportunity
- Mismatch in productivity compared to equity and compensation
- Business changes that change the relationship among the owners
No matter the reason why you or your business partner are exiting the company, or renegotiating ownership terms, Adams Corporate Law offers legal representation that can protect your interests. Whether the dispute is amicable or hostile, our California partner buyout attorneys headquartered in Southern California will work with you to develop a strategy that safeguards your interests.
“I have known and worked with Addison for more than 10 years. He has always been the consummate professional.” - Rich A.
“As an entrepreneur, I am always doing something just a bit different and Addison always finds ways to make things work. He truly has a "can do" attitude.” - Gordon M.
“Addison is one of those... a leader by nature, the consummate professional who thinks like a CEO and consistently performs at the highest level.” - Kenneth E.
When you or a business partner seek to part ways from the business, or renegotiate ownership terms, strong emotions and large amounts of money are at stake. Not only must the law be followed perfectly, and tax ramifications considered, but also the personal relationship and history must be appropriately managed. At Adams Corporate Law, we are dedicated to providing proactive legal solutions during buyouts or renegotiations, ensuring the protection of your interests and facilitating an amicable separation with your business partner. Our focus is on preserving the profitability of the business while negotiating a fair and equitable outcome that benefits all parties involved.