Garson | Claxton LLC
Attorneys At Law
7910 Woodmont Avenue
Suite 650
Bethesda, MD 20814
P 301.280.2700
F 301.280.2707

Corporate Law and Business Transactions

 
The business and transactional attorneys at Garson Claxton LLC provide comprehensive legal representation to business entities. We guide our clients from business start-up, through business and legal issues relating to day-to-day operations and extraordinary transactions, to planning for the succession of the business, including mergers and acquisitions.
 
We represent clients in the construction and real estate industries, operators of regional shopping centers, technology companies, government contractors, and professional firms such as accounting, legal, and medical practices. We work with trade associations and non-profit organizations, as well as traditional business organizations. We also have extensive experience representing businesses in the travel industry.
 
Our business and transactional attorneys work side-by-side with our litigation, technology and intellectual property, and government relations attorneys to provide full service to our business clients.
 
Services we provide include:
 
Business Start-Up
  • Business Entity Selection and Formation
  • Organizational Documents (Articles, Bylaws, etc.)
  • Capital Formation
  • Stockholder Agreements, Operating Agreements and Partnership Agreements
Business Operations and Transactions
  • Franchises and Distributorships
  • Joint Ventures
  • Management / Co-Owner Disputes
  • Product Sales and Service Agreements
  • Licensing / Regulatory Compliance
  • Succession Planning
Commercial Lending
  • Loan Closings
  • Commitment Letters
  • Equipment Leasing
  • Loan Agreement Negotiation and Preparation
  • Secured Transactions / Uniform Commercial Code
Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Audits and Due Diligence
  • Guidance on Transaction Structure
  • Broker Representation Agreements
  • Letters of Intent and Nondisclosure Agreements
  • Transaction Documents (Asset / Stock Purchase Agreements and Merger Agreements)
Government Contracts
  • Bids and Proposals
  • Commercial Item Acquisition
  • Contract Negotiation and Management
  • Data Rights
  • Leasing
  • Multiple Award Schedules
  • Procurement
  • Protests
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Subcontracts, Teaming Agreements, Joint Ventures
Travel
  • Airlines Reporting Corporation / Travel Agent Arbiter
  • Consortia and Franchises
  • Global Distribution Systems
  • Government Contracts
  • Hotel Reservation Agreements
  • Licensing / Seller of Travel Laws
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Travel Management Agreements
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