When initiating a business, operational concerns like funding and location are certainly paramount, but numerous legal issues also demand attention. For over three decades, I have been guiding entrepreneurs in San Diego County through the complex process of business formation. Drawing from my vast experience in business and my tenure as a former executive, I provide advice on choosing the appropriate business entity and assist with the completion and filing of all necessary formation documents.

Business owners seek out the services of the Law Office of Donald Schiffer for dedicated, personalized representation. I strive to facilitate a smooth and efficient business formation process, always keeping in view the long-term prosperity of your venture.

To discuss your specific business formation needs, contact my office online or call 619-699-4860 to schedule a free, informative consultation today.

Long-Term Investment Protection

The services of an experienced business lawyer who is committed to protecting your investment and provides personal attention is invaluable. My extensive legal and business background enables me to provide knowledgeable and efficient counsel for business formation. I attentively listen to your needs and advise you on the selection of a business entity, which could be a:

  • Corporation
  • S corporation
  • Limited liability company (LLC)
  • General partnership or limited partnership
  • Non-profit corporation
  • Strategic partnership (joint venture)

After carefully assessing your business goals, I offer comprehensive advice on structuring the business. This involves a collaborative process with you and your tax advisor to mitigate future tax and personal liability issues.

Full-Service Business Formation Assistance

I offer my clients an all-encompassing support system for all their business formation needs. From beginning to end, my aim is to cultivate a lasting relationship with every client.

My services include the completion of all business formation documents and processes, such as:

  • Drafting and filing formation documents with the secretary of state
  • Obtaining an Employer Identification Number (EIN) for the company
  • Drafting internal administrative documents for the company, which may include stock option agreements, shareholder agreements, employment agreements, and executive compensation agreements

Furthermore, I register foreign companies to conduct business in California and assist in preparing private placement memoranda. If you are considering dissolving your business, I can provide assistance with dissolution and winding up processes.