Comprehensive Business Law Services
From its roots in tax law, McCarthy, Lebit, Crystal & Liffman Co., L.P.A., has grown into a firm that provides comprehensive business law representation. We offer sophisticated counsel for complex business transactions as well as affordable legal services for small and mid-sized organizations. Our clients include companies of all sizes in every type of business imaginable, as well as their owners, directors, officers and employees.
Our attorneys' diverse backgrounds, many of whom have decades of experience and some of whom were former Certified Public Accountants, enable us to assist with a wide range of business law matters, including:
Our lawyers routinely handle issues involving business planning, business transactions and business disputes of all types. From start-up through dissolution or divestiture, our business law practice provides sophisticated advocacy to help businesses overcome obstacles and achieve their objectives. We are skilled in negotiating and preparing the legal documents for any business transaction. Our years of experience have resulted in creative solutions to the most complex business problems. We have negotiated and closed literally hundreds of purchases and sales of businesses of all sizes from a corner drug store to a large cable television conglomerate.
Larry Crystal and Kimon P. Karas lead our corporate practice and offer their assistance and counsel in a wide variety of business matters. Some of their specialties include: formation of business entities, valuation of businesses, mergers and acquisitions, employment agreements, deferred compensation agreements, buy-sell agreements, non-competition agreements and corporate, partnership and individual tax matters, including representation before the Internal Revenue Service and the Courts in connection with tax disputes.
For more information about our Business Group, we invite you to contact our Cleveland, Ohio, office.