Commercial Transactions

Fairfax business lawyers Our firm has extensive experience in Commercial Transactions Law, serving business entities of nearly all sizes and markets. We apply a personalized and holistic approach to our clients’ legal needs, regardless where their businesses might be along their growth curves. Whether your needs are focused on starting a business, growing your business or selling your business, we have the tools and experience to help you accomplish your goals swiftly and effectively.

We have advised start-up as well as large multinational companies on commercial transaction issues such as:

  • The appropriate business entity under which to conduct their activities, including stock and membership corporations, limited liability organizations, formal partnerships and joint ventures
  • The preparation of governing documents, articles of incorporation, Bylaws, operating agreements, partnership agreements, shareholder agreements and buy/sell agreements
  • The rights, duties and obligations of officers, directors and partners
  • The protection of trade secrets and other confidential information

We have also negotiated, drafted and counseled clients on:

  • Sales and purchase agreements
  • Equipment lease agreements
  • Commercial offices leases and subleases
  • Partnership agreements
  • Limited liability company operating agreements
  • Joint venture, strategic alliance and teaming agreements
  • Stock purchase agreements
  • Service and marketing agreements
  • Employment, compensation and independent contractor agreements
  • Dissolution and liquidation agreements
  • Non-compete and non-disclosure agreements
  • Promissory notes and other financial instruments
  • Franchise, licensing and distribution agreements
  • Insurance agreements

If you have any questions regarding commercial transactions, please call 703.528.1021. to speak with our business lawyers.

Contact Us


    • Mr. Schleifman makes it a point to be accessible.  If he takes your matter you know he will be there 24/7.

      -- S.W.

    • Thanks for your hard work.  I am forever grateful.

      -- B.A.

    • I interviewed several attorneys before I met Mr. Schleifman.  He gave me the confidence that my case would be handled competently and with much thought.  And it was!

      -- T.O.

    • Justice did prevail.  Our heartfelt thanks.

      -- K.D.


    The Role Of A Lawyer In Your New Startup
    In all the excitement of setting up…

    Read More
    How Can Attorneys Assist You Regarding Insurance Policies
    Glossary A glossary is normally found at…

    Read More
    First-party Property Insurance Coverage Policies And Your Business
    Picture it: you drive to work, only…

    Read More
    Your Business Is Being Sued – Here’s What To Do
    Do you ever wake up in a…

    Read More
    What Does A Non-Compete Really Mean?
    Did you know that the recipe for…

    Read More