Practice Groups

Commercial Practice Group
Handler Thayer Firm Overview
Vision
Clients

Business and Corporate Law

Agreements
• Assignment Agreements
• Buy/Sell Agreements
• Confidentiality Agreements
• Contribution Agreements
• Creditor Agreements
• Deferred Compensation Agreements
• Employment Agreements
• ESOPs and ESPPs
• Independent Contractor Agreements
• Lease Agreements
• Letters of Credit
• Licensing Agreements
• Loan Agreements
• Management Services Agreements
• Non-competition Agreements
• Option Agreements
• Redemption Agreements
• Sale and Leaseback Agreements
• Sale of Goods Agreement (UCC)
• Settlement Agreements
• Shareholder Agreements
• Stock Pledge Agreements
• Subordination Agreements
• Transfer Records

Entity Formation

• C Corporations
• Choice of Entity Analysis
• Joint Ventures
• Limited Liability Companies
• Limited Liability Partnerships
• Limited Partnerships
• International Organizations
• Not-for-profit Corporations
• Partnerships
• Professional Corporations
• Sole Proprietorships
• Series LLCs
• S Corporations

Financing & Venture Capital
• Capital Structure Analysis
• Debt Financing & Restructuring
• Escrow Agent Services
• Hedge Funds
• Institutional Financing
• Investment Partnerships
• IPO Planning
• Private Placement Offerings
• Regulation A, D Offerings
• Regulation S, SB, SB-1, SB-2, SK
• SCOR Offerings
• Subscription Agreements
• Venture Capital Financing

Incentives Compensation
• Business Deductions
• Corporate Liquidation
• Defined Benefit Plans
• Dissolution of Entity Filings
• Incentive (Statutory) Stock Options
• Non-statutory Stock Options
• Performance Share Plans
• Phantom Stock/Interest Plans
• Profit Sharing Plans
• Rabbicular Trusts
• Rabbit Trusts
• Restricted Stock/Interest Plans
• Secular Trusts
• Stock Appreciation Rights

Mergers & Acquisitions

• Asset Purchase
• Management Buy-out
• Reverse Triangular Mergers
• Statutory Mergers
• Sale to ESOP
• Stock Purchases
• Type A, B, C, D, E, F Reorganization under §368
• UCC Liens/Searches
• 388 Transaction

Organizational Documentation
• Business Plans
• Corporate Bylaws
• Corporate Record Book Assembly and Maintenance
• Creation/Issuance of Securities
• Creation/Maintenance of Stock/Interests
• Federal & State Filings
• Joint Venture Agreements
• Organizational Charts/Organizational Minutes
• Operating Agreements
• Partnerships and Limited Partnership Agreements
• Pre-Organizational Subscription Documents
• Qualified Subchapter S Trusts

Securities
• Bonds
• Common Shares
• Debentures
• Futures Contracts
• Limited Partnership Units
• Options
• Preferred Shares
• Restricted Voting Shares
• Rights
• Savings Bonds
• Shares of Units of Closed-End Investment Funds
• Shares of Units of Mutual Funds
• Treasury Bills (T-bills)
• Trust Units
• Warrants

Secured Transactions

• Bankruptcy-Remote Entities
• Escrow Agreements
• Guaranty Agreements
• Securitization Documentation
• Structured Finance Documentation

Handler Thayer Client FilesReal Estate

Development/Investment
• AIA Contract Documents
• Annexation & Recapture Agreements
• Collateral Assignments
• Commercial Notes & Mortgages
• Commercial Real Estate Closings
• Commercial Sale & Purchase Agreements
• Condominium Construction
• Condominium Conversions
• Construction Contracts
• Convents & Declarations
• Easements
• Environment Disclosures
• Escrow Agreements
• Formation of Real Estate Holding Companies (LLCs, LPs, etc.)
• Individual & Corporate Guaranties
• Planned Unit Developments
• Planning & Zoning Work
• Pledge Agreements
• REITs
• Resort Development
• Security Agreements
• Subcontractor Agreements
• Warranty Agreements

Management & Leasing
• Apartment Leases
• Building Management Agreements
• Estoppel Certificates
• Industrial Leases
• Office Leases
• Residential Leases
• Retail Leases
• Shopping Center Leases
• Specialty Leases
• Subleases

Residential Real Estate
• Broker and Listing Agreements
• Installment Purchase Agreements & Land Contracts
• Land Trust Agreements
• Option Agreements
• Real Estate Closings
• Real Estate Exchanges
• Residential Sale and Purchase Agreements
• Section 1031 Exchanges
• Warranty Deeds, Quit Claim Deeds, Special Warranty Deeds

Sports and Entertainment Law

Agreements/Contracts
• Agency Contracts
• Endorsement Agreements
• Modeling Agreements
• Movie Production Agreements
• Private Equity Transactions
• Sponsorship Agreements
• Venue Agreements
• Writer Agreements

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