Business Planning Attorneys

Business Formation Attorneys

Macomb County – Metro Detroit – St. Clair County

Business Planning AttorneysThe attorneys at Penzien & McBride, PLLC in Clinton Township advise entrepreneurs, small businesses, family enterprises, established companies, and nonprofit organizations on every aspect of business formation and management, from entity selection to operations, corporate governance, and civil litigation. 

No matter how large or small your company, having an experienced, affordable business planning attorney by your side can help your enterprise avoid common pitfalls, minimize exposure, limit potential liability, reduce your tax burden and maximize profits.

Business Entity Selection

No matter what your management style or capital structure might be, our business planning attorneys can help you find the right business form to fit your business objectives, risk tolerance, and tax considerations.  We can help you organize and register a general partnership, limited liability partnership (LLP), limited liability company (LLC), S Corporation, or C corporation.  Our business incorporation attorneys will explain the alternative forms for your new business, and make sure that your formation is properly documented and filed.

Management and Governance

Our business planning attorneys provide advice and documentation concerning bylaws, amendments, board meetings, and ratification of corporate action by directors.  When special opportunities or problems arise, we can help you make sure that  your decisions satisfy any formal requirements required under Michigan corporate or partnership law as well as your own bylaws or operating agreement.  We also negotiate and draft shareholder agreements, buy-sell agreements, management agreements, and other basic documents that define the rights and responsibilities of your key players.

Business Planning

The business formation and management attorneys at Penzien & McBride, PLLC also advise corporate and partnership clients about such issues as minority shareholders rights, management succession planning (especially in the estate planning context for family business clients), and dividends or distributions.  Additionally, we can help with opportunities diligence involved in major asset acquisition or merger transactions.

Our network of experienced financial, tax and strategic planning professionals can also help ensure that your business vision is not only legally sound, but also makes practical sense from the perspective of your market realities.  We can also represent you in court in the event of breach or nonperformance of any of your basic formative agreements.  For further information about our ability to reduce your risk and help promote your success contact a Michigan business formation lawyer at Penzien & McBride, PLLC.

Our Macomb County office located in Clinton Township is conveniently located in the heart of the Metro Detroit area and can be conveniently reached from anywhere in the tri-county area.  If it would be more convenient, we are always willing to come to your business as well.  Give a business planning attorney at Penzien & McBride a call today to see how we can work together.


Macomb County Business Attorneys: (586) 464-1900


Our experienced business planning attorneys service commercial, corporate and small business clients in Macomb County, St. Clair County, Oakland County & Wayne County, including: Clinton Township, Detroit, Port Huron, Macomb Township, Chesterfield Township, Sterling Heights, Shelby Township, New Baltimore, Marine City, Algonac, St. Clair, Marysville, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Troy & the surrounding areas.