Business & Corporate Law



For more than 100 years, Harris Shelton has helped business builders and change-makers with complex corporate law matters and transactions, standing with them at every stage and in the face of any challenge. We develop and tailor strategies unique to your business to help it achieve the greatest success. Whether it be drafting a contract to protect your business or fighting for your company in court, Harris Shelton has the proven experience and tremendous resources to help your company succeed.

Our attorneys are problem solvers who understand the best way to approach whatever obstacle you or your business might be facing. We help clients establish their business; buy, sell, or close a business; raise capital; negotiate employment and other business contracts; and resolve contractual disputes.  We also have extensive experience with joint ventures, the issuance of equity and debt financing, tax incentives, general corporate matters, and multi-state transactions. We also understand your desire to achieve timely and cost-effective results.

The Harris Shelton business and corporate law group is focused on developing long-term client relationships allowing for in-depth knowledge of clients’ businesses and business entities. We see ourselves as a part of our clients’ team as we work with our clients’ business advisors, accountants, lenders, and insurance professionals.

Our Services

In the area of business and corporate law, we offer services including, but not limited to:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Business entity formations
  • Commercial business transactions
  • Non-profit formations and operations
  • Business counseling
  • Intellectual property protection
  • Recapitalization/Restructure
  • Corporate governance
  • Asset protection
  • Contract structuring and negotiation
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Risk management
  • Corporate and Partnership taxation
  • Government Tax Incentives and Tax Credits
  • Corporate finance 
  • Business Succession Structuring


If your business is in need of representation, we are ready to help. Contact one of our business and corporate lawyers to get started.