Business and Commercial Law

Brown Dean attorneys offer decades of solid experience in helping small, medium, and large companies in all phases of business. Our highly skilled business lawyers provide these services and more:

Establish legal structure for your business:

  • Corporations
  • Limited liability companies
  • Partnerships
  • Limited partnerships
  • Sole proprietorship
  • Associations

Provide ongoing legal counsel on business matters:

  • Preparing contracts, leases, and other agreements
  • Obtaining financing and funding for business operations
  • Collecting unpaid accounts
  • Developing employee policies
  • Assessing directors’ and officers’ liability
  • Understanding and creating policy for shareholders rights
  • Creating joint ventures and syndicates

Prepare defense strategies and protect your interests in:

  • Contract disputes
  • Partnership disputes
  • Director and officer liability lawsuits
  • Employee/contract labor lawsuits
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Unfair competition claims

Protect your business interests in assessing and completing:

  • Business reorganization
  • Business bankruptcy
  • Business successions
  • Business dissolution


Sterling Elza, Partner
Michael L. Peck, Partner
Cailin Ringelman, Partner
Bruce H. Rogers, Partner
Larry W. Wilshire, Partner


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