Gottlieb, Johnston, Beam & Dal Ponte has a strong history of representing businesses of all sizes, from small start-up operations to medium and large companies. Our firm has offered business law related services to since its formation in 1962.

Our attorneys provide a wide range of services to business clients including:

  • Assist in the selection and formation of the appropriate structure for the proposed business.
  • Provide legal guidance regarding the requirements of federal, state, and local laws as they impact on business operations.
  • Preparation of commercial documents, including leases and agreements for the purchase or sale of business assets.
  • Collection of outstanding accounts receivable.
  • Litigation in connection with claims asserted by or against a business.
  • Representation of a business named as a creditor in a proceeding under Chapter 7, Chapter 13 or chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code.
  • Provide tax planning and structuring advice.
  • Representation of nonprofit entities, including entities qualifying as a public charity under the Internal Revenue Code.
  • Provide legal advice in connection with State and Federal employment law.
  • Representation in connection with the defense of claims asserted under the Ohio Workers Compensation Law.
  • Representation in connection with the defense of claims for Federal Unemployment Benefits.
  • Representation in shareholder disputes.
  • Drafting Employee Policy Manuals and provisions.
  • Provide wealth preservation and estate planning.