Dedicated Business Law Attorney

At the Law Office of Stephen A. Martin, we can assist you at every stage of your business development. We provide a wide array of legal services ranging from business formation to corporate dissolution.

We understand the needs and interests of small and medium-sized businesses, entrepreneurs and professionals. At our office, we provide sound advice and representation regarding business formation for various types of business entities, including:

  • New Missouri corporations
  • Limited liability companies
  • Partnerships and joint ventures
  • S corporations

Our office represents corporations from when they are created and registered with the state throughout their continued growth. We advise on matters such as hiring employees, acquiring real estate, dealing with customers and governmental agencies.

We negotiate, draft and review contracts for supplies and leases to rent property or equipment. We also draft shareholder and operating agreements for new corporations.

If your business has met its objectives, is sold or needs to close down for lack of success, our office can prepare and file all the necessary documents.

Our representation includes handling many kinds of commercial matters, including:

  • Employment agreements, including noncompetes
  • Buy-sell agreements
  • Real estate and land use
  • Loan agreements and promissory notes

Business Dispute Resolution Services

When disputes arise, we seek to resolve them quickly and efficiently. We are adept at negotiation, mediation and litigation. If litigation is necessary, our office provides full litigation services and can represent the business whether it is the party suing or being sued. We are experienced in litigating issues, including:

  • Contract disputes, including breach of contract
  • Nonpayment for goods or services
  • Collections
  • Mechanic's liens
  • Fraudulent business practices

Get The Legal Help You Need

We can handle your legal needs from business formation to any and all ongoing corporate and commercial matters that may arise.

Our law firm offers weekend appointments and is willing to develop payment plans.

If you are an owner of a small or medium-sized business and need a lawyer, contact our office in St. Charles, at 636-487-4097.