Business & Corporate Law



Michigan Business & Corporate Attorneys

The business and commercial lawyers at Smith Bovill provides small business clients, corporations, partnerships, nonprofits, start-ups, and entrepreneurs in Michigan with outstanding legal advice, personalized representation, and cost-effective results. We handle the needs of business and corporate clients throughout Mid-Michigan, The Thumb, and the Tri-City Area in a wide variety of areas. We represent business clients throughout Saginaw, Frankenmuth, Bay City, Midland, Flint, Mount Pleasant, Cheboygan, West Branch, Gaylord, Grayling, and the counties of Arenac, Bay, Genesee, Huron, Isabella, Lapeer, Ogemaw, Roscommon, Saginaw, Sanilac, Shiawassee and Tuscola.

Our business and commercial areas of practice include:

Business & Commercial Law

  • Administrative law, licensing, and regulatory compliance
  • Arbitration, mediation, and other forms of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
  • Business and commercial litigation
  • Business counseling, litigation avoidance, and risk management
  • Corporate transactions, mergers, and acquisitions
  • Construction liens and construction litigation
  • Contract and lease drafting, negotiation, and litigation
  • Debtor-creditor law and collections

  • Director, officer and partner liability
  • Employment law, employment contracts, and employment counseling
  • Governmental regulations
  • Insurance claims, coverage, indemnification, and litigation
  • Municipal law
  • Securities law and litigation
  • Tax law and litigation
  • Liquor License Transfers and Administrative Hearings

Business Organizations & Entities

  • Business succession planning
  • Corporate formation, reorganization, and restructuring
  • Dissolution and divestitures
  • Insurance planning and coverage
  • Joint ventures and partnership agreements
  • Limited liability companies and limited liability partnerships
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Nonprofit organizations and taxation

To learn more about the trial lawyers at Smith Bovill please contact us today. To learn more about a variety of legal topics please visit our Newsletter pages.

For immediate assistance call us in Saginaw at (989) 792-9641 or in Frankenmuth at (989) 652-9923.