New Hampshire Business Law Firm
The lawyers at Welts, White & Fontaine focus on representing privately owned businesses and their principles serving as general counsel and advisors to closely held enterprises. We provide direction and counsel on all types of business transactions including sales, mergers, liquidations and reorganizations; and, transfers to the next generation in family-owned businesses. Our attorneys combine broad business and legal experience to provide cost effective, creative and targeted advice to start ups and small businesses. For small businesses too small to have in-house counsel, we serve as general counsel able to handle most legal problems at a reasonable rate.
As a full-service law firm, Welts, White & Fontaine, P.C. can provide your business with the legal services to meet your needs. We offer a unique level of service to your business: a full support staff of paralegals to administer and manage ongoing needs, and a direct line of contact with your Attorney, who will meet with you in person and consult with you on all of your legal needs. We have developed business and professional relationships in a variety of practice areas and disciplines. If a particular matter requires an attorney or another professional with very specific expertise, we are happy to help you find an appropriate specialist. Our goal is to help you succeed.
Our skilled lawyers will advise you on initial formation of your business and determination of entity (sole proprietorship, partnership, LLC, corporation, etc.), drafting documents and contracts among owners (buy sell agreements, non-compete agreements, etc.); and drafting agreements between employer and employee (confidentiality documents, non-compete documents, employee handbooks, etc.). We will advise you on matters of tax and we will assist you in resolving potential disputes. Owners have disagreements. We understand business values and we understand that sometimes owners wish to dissolve their business or to separate their interests. You can be sure that your business will be backed by the support of a strong legal team with an outstanding reputation, broad experience and strong business relationships. We are committed to excellence.
For an initial consultation to review your business’ needs and recommend a course of action, please contact us. For more information on NH business laws and our practice areas, review the links on the left of this page.