Top Hunt Valley, MD Business Law Lawyers Near You

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    Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, LLP

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

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    Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

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    Fisher & Phillips LLP

    Business Law Lawyers | Westminster Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Westminster Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

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    Reger Rizzo & Darnall LLP

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

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    Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker LLP

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

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    Jackson Lewis P.C.

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

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    Gohn Hankey & Berlage LLP

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

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    Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

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    Gordon Feinblatt LLC

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Gabaie & Associates, LLC

    Business Law Lawyers | Pikesville Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Pikesville Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Lewicky, O'Connor, Hunt & Meiser, LLC

    Business Law Lawyers | Fulton Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Fulton Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • The Law Offices of Suraj A. Vyas, LLC

    Business Law Lawyers | Woodstock Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Woodstock Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Compass Law Partners

    Business Law Lawyers | Annapolis Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Annapolis Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Stephen B. Awalt, PA

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Cooper & Tuerk LLC

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • PathFinder Law Group

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • James L. Mayer, PA

    Business Law Lawyers | Marriottsville Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Marriottsville Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Nemphos Braue LLC

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • The Law Office of Genevievette E. Walker Lightfoot, P.C.

    Business Law Lawyers | Columbia Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Columbia Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Law Office of J. Mitchell Kearney, P.A.

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Rifkin Weiner Livingston, LLC

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Hassani, Focas & Fifer, P.A.

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Pascale Stevens LLC

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Baltimore Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Francomano & Francomano

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

  • Webb & Wolf Attorneys at Law

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

    Business Law Lawyers | Towson Office | Serving Hunt Valley, MD

Hunt Valley Business Law Information

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Are you Involved with Business?

Business law, also referred to as commercial law, refers to the different laws that govern business entities in all types of commerce, including sales, trade and merchandising. Business entities can be any type of business from a sole proprietorship to a partnership or a corporation. Any entrepreneur wanting to start a business in Hunt Valley will end up knee deep in many types of business law decisions, which will require different sets of skills.

What Business Law Covers

Business owners are faced with countless business law situations, which can range from starting a business and choosing its legal structure to business finances and taxes. These decisions could make or break your financial future and the stability of your business. A business law firm will be able to guide you through these decisions.

The hiring and firing of employees also falls under business law as does forming the right business partnerships. Creating legally binding contracts is crucial to your business being successful. A business law firm can help you with these situations as well.

How do you start a business?

If you decide to start a business, you should be ready to do some careful planning. What will your goals be? What are your products? Who are your customers? How will you get the money you need to start? Will you have employees? How will you incorporate? A business and commercial law attorney can help you answer and work through all of these questions.

How do you write a business plan?

The U.S. Small Business Administration, along with state and local government agencies, all provide good advice on what to include in a business plan. It should include answers to the above questions and provide any information that you think any potential investors will want to know.

How do you get a business license?

Your state government will have information about any permits and licenses you will need for your business. In some lines of business, there will be other federal and local permits you need as well, such as a liquor license. A business and commercial attorney can help you address every detail in getting your business off the ground, helping you avoid any unnecessary errors that can cost you time and money.

Top Questions to Ask When Hiring an Attorney

  • How many years have you been practicing law? How long have you practiced law in the local area?
  • How many cases similar to mine have you handled in the past?
  • What is the likely outcome for my case?

In legal practice, experience matters. An experienced attorney will likely have handled issues similar to yours many, many times. Therefore, after listening to your situation, the attorney should have a reasonable idea of the time line for a case like yours and the likely resolution.

Tips on Approaching an Initial Attorney Consultation

  • Use the consultation as a means of gaining a better understanding of your legal situation.
  • Ask the attorney how many cases similar to yours he/she has handled. An attorney’s experience and knowledge can speak to their expertise (or lack of) in addressing your situation.
  • Your attorney should be able to articulate roughly how long a case like yours will take to resolve and what sort of procedures to expect.
  • Determine how comfortable you are working with the lawyer and/or law firm.

Points to Consider Before Hiring a Lawyer

Experience. Regardless of the type of legal matter you need help with, an experienced attorney will usually be able to get you better results.

Competence. Determine an attorney’s expertise by asking about their track record for the issue you need help with resolving.

Fit. There are plenty of good attorneys out there; make sure you find one you are comfortable working with.

Common legal terms explained

Plaintiff – a person or party who brings a lawsuit against another person(s) or party/parties in a court of law. Private persons or parties can only file suit in civil court.

Judgment – A decision of the court. Also known as a decree or order. Judgments handed down by the court are usually binding on the parties before the court.

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