Corporate Law & Governance

When it comes to corporate law and governance, the experience of a qualified business attorney is crucial for ensuring the success and longevity of your company. Good corporate governance is not only essential for maintaining compliance with legal requirements, but it also directly impacts the bottom line of a business.

From meticulously documenting Board and Shareholder meeting minutes and resolutions to the formation and utilization of Board Committees, implementation of dividend programs, share buybacks, and redemptions, as well as the establishment of buy-sell agreements, voting agreements, and delegation of authority documentation, every aspect of corporate governance plays a pivotal role in the smooth and ethical operation of a company.

Jennifer guides her clients through the complexities of fiduciary duties, ensuring that her clients' decision-making processes are not only legally sound but also aligned with the best interests of the business and its stakeholders. By hiring the Law Office of Jennifer M. Settles to represent their business, clients safeguard their company's compliance, mitigate legal risks, and foster a foundation for sustainable growth and success.

We represent clients in the following corporate law and governance areas:  

  • Board and Shareholder Meeting Agendas, Minutes and Resolutions
  • Board Committees and Committee Charters
  • Dividend Programs, Share Buybacks and Redemptions
  • Delegation of Authority/Authority Level Documentation
  • Corporate and LLC Entity Formations, Amendments and Dissolutions 
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Commercial Contracts
  • M&A
  • Voting Agreements
  • Fiduciary Duties