The firm assists clients in forming corporations, S-corporations, limited liability companies, and other business forms. The firm drafts the initial documents necessary to file with the State of Wyoming to set up corporations and limited liability companies, drafts, By-laws, Operating Agreements, and minutes of organizational meetings, and assists clients in making the initial decisions necessary to start a business. When requested, the firm will submit forms to the IRS to obtain tax identification numbers and elect S-corporation status. The firm does not give tax advice, but will work with a client’s accountant or bookkeeper throughout the business formation process.
Further, the firm obtains tradenames for clients who wish to protect the name of their company from being used by competitors throughout the state.
Further, the firm advises existing businesses as to how to handle buy-outs of membership or shareholder interests, dissolution, and negotiations and litigation with others involving these and other issues.
The following disclaimer is required by the Wyoming Rules of Professional Conduct:
The Wyoming State Bar does not certify any lawyer as a specialist or expert. Anyone considering a lawyer should independently investigate the lawyer’s credentials and ability, and not rely upon advertisements or self-proclaimed expertise.