General Corporate & LLC

It takes skill, fortitude, and foresight to operate a business.

In today's complex and rapidly-changing global marketplace, it also helps to have smart legal partners who understand the demands and nuances of your industry. The Business Law attorneys of Downs Rachlin Martin have been solving problems for our valued business, institutional and non-profit clients for more than half a century, whether it be for a start-up or an established business further along in the corporate life-cycle.

A partner dedicated to growing your business.

From family-owned businesses to multi-national corporations, Downs Rachlin’s seasoned attorneys assist clients in analyzing the advantages and limitations of entity structures in Vermont, New Hampshire and across the nation including:

  • business corporations, including S, C and close corporations
  • limited liability companies and low profit limited liability companies (L3Cs)
  • general partnerships and limited liability partnerships
  • non-profit corporations
  • unincorporated associations and sole proprietorships.

Once an organizational structure has been selected, Downs Rachlin’s Business Law attorneys efficiently complete the formation and assist the client in fulfilling the necessary corporate governance, organization and ownership requirements in a manner that provides a solid foundation for the new or newly acquired business.

Resourceful in securing the financing to support your entrepreneurial vision.

Downs Rachlin’s Business Law attorneys combine practical business experience with sophisticated commercial financing and tax counsel to assist clients in securing appropriate financing from complex business loans to stock and convertible debt transactions.  We leverage our relationships in the financing community to provide creative structuring of financing to meet our clients’ needs.

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