Corporate and Venture Capital

We represent a large number of professional service practices, national, regional, and local businesses, family-owned businesses, and start-ups in a broad spectrum of business segments. This versatility and the depth of our client relationships allow us to provide counsel that is specific, thoughtful, and supportive of the outcome desired. We honor our clients with direct and timely answers to their questions, and creative solutions for the complicated issues they face.


Our broad range of legal services in this area include:

  • Formation, organization, and liquidation of for-profit and not-for-profit entities
  • Reviewing, negotiating, drafting, interpreting, and implementing business and commercial contracts
  • Financial, buy-sell, and management arrangements among business owners
  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Strategic alliances and joint ventures
  • Disputes among business owners
  • Non-real estate commercial lending transactions
  • International law
  • Venture Capital

    We provide strategic counsel and securities law representation in a variety of capital transactions to clients who represent multiple segments of the securities market, including:

  • Entrepreneurs
  • Emerging businesses
  • “Angel” investors
  • “Angel” funds
  • Private equity and hedge funds
  • Our transactional experience and network of connections in capital markets allow us to provide true value to our clients in businesses ranging from cutting edge high technology to the most basic product or service line.

    Chip Hagan, Scott Tippett, and Thomas Medlin are our Corporate and Venture Capital attorneys.