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Savvy Business Law Representation In Northeastern Pennsylvania

At the law office of Joseph P. McDonald Jr., Esq., P.C., we have provided general business counsel to our Pennsylvania business clients for more than 25 years. Throughout Monroe County and the surrounding areas, we provide comprehensive legal services to startups, small businesses and other entities.

Contact us to learn how we can help your business grow and flourish.

Business Formation And Choice Of Entity

The majority of our business law practice centers on formation and choice of entity. We help new businesses decide whether they should operate as closely held business, corporation, subchapter S-corp, LLC or partnership.

To do this, we work as a team along with our clients and other professionals to develop business plans that best fit our clients’ needs. Our team approach often includes accountants, lenders and insurance agents. The reason we use this team-oriented method is to provide the most complete counsel possible. We endeavor to address all possible questions, concerns and future challenges so that our clients will be prepared.

Our business clients include:

  • Restaurants
  • Pubs
  • Wholesalers
  • Service businesses
  • Hair salons
  • Tire and auto parts businesses
  • Agriculture businesses
  • Lumber companies and natural resource manufacturers
  • Universities and other institutional clients

Protecting You Against Liability

One of the major concerns in any business endeavor is sheltering yourself personally from any liability incurred by the business. We recognize the climate of today’s economy where commercial leases, business loans and mortgages are in default. That is one reason we are determined to help our clients structure their businesses and plans to avoid personal liability.

Services For Small Businesses

Operating a small business can be both rewarding and risky. In today’s economy, small-business owners need even more planning and protection. At our firm, we have developed a successful business law practice where we provide comprehensive planning advice and ongoing operational strategy to Pennsylvania small businesses. We assist small-business owners in identifying their needs and goals so that they can choose the most appropriate entity form. From corporations and LLCs to partnerships and closely held businesses, this choice will make a significant impact on revenue, taxes and other key issues.

Talk To Us About Your Business Needs

Our firm is dedicated to providing our business clients with advice and representation they can rely on. You cannot get this kind of service with an online entity formation kit. To schedule an appointment with lawyer Joseph McDonald, call our office toll free at 800-646-9739. You can also contact us online. Our office is conveniently located in Stroudsburg. Parking is available in the front and rear of the building.