PRACTICE AREAS

The Northrop Law Office can help you with your legal needs in the following areas of the law:

BUSINESS/CORPORATE LAW

-General business advice, including taxes, management, compensation, and retirement accounts and planning           

-Business structuring and planning

-Creation, operation, and dissolution of businesses, including:  Professional Corporations, Limited Liability Companies,  Limited Liability Partnerships, General and Limited Partnerships, C Corporations, and S Corporations

-Buying and selling of a business, mergers and acquisitions

-Succession planning and buy-sell agreements

-Contract drafting, review, revision, and negotiation

FAMILY LAW

-Adoption, establishing paternity, prenuptial agreements, guardianships, name changes, and emancipation

DIVORCE (DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE) AND CHILD CUSTODY

-Divorce, child custody, child support, visitation rights/parenting time, legal separation, qualified domestic relations orders

ESTATE PLANNING

-Wills, revocable and irrevocable trusts, living wills, powers of attorney, health care directives, gift giving (individual and charitable), and applicable tax consequences

ESTATE ADMINISTRATION

-Handling an estate when someone passes away (testate or intestate - with or without a will), will contests, trust disputes, claims against an estate, and applicable tax consequences

REAL ESTATE

-Buying and selling, deeds, real estate development, leasing and renting, landlord/tenant law, zoning, contract drafting, review, revision, and negotiation

-Residential, industrial, and commercial

PERSONAL INJURY

-Automobile accidents, premises liability, wrongful death, and related issues including pain and suffering, lost wages, disability, and property damage.

CIVIL LITIGATION

-General civil litigation in trial courts in this area

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