Kulik Gottesman Siegel & Ware’s corporate practice provides legal advice and transactional assistance to commercial, financial, manufacturing, non-profit and other clients on general corporate matters, mergers and acquisitions and other financial transactions.
The firm advises and assists clients, ranging from Fortune 100 and 500 companies to small businesses, and their senior management, boards of directors and other financial advisers, on the legal and transactional aspects of their businesses. We help clients solve their most challenging business issues, including start-up matters, corporate governance, directors’ and officers’ fiduciary duties and liabilities, licensing, and project development. In the past year, our transactional team closed deals valued in excess of $500,000,000.
Kulik Gottesman Siegel & Ware’s corporate team also represents e-commerce, media and other technology clients in a full service practice that assists start-ups with basic corporate documentation, through intermediate financing, and public offerings or affiliations with major public companies.
Our clients’ businesses, perspectives and profitability are important to the Firm. Many of our client relationships have lasted for decades and have enabled us to provide legal counsel to a broad range of industries, including manufacturing, construction and transportation deals for both public and private entities. The firm often acts as general counsel in structuring new business formations, providing assistance with financings and developing strategic relationships and other lucrative corporate partnerships. We represent real estate entities such as REITs and real estate partnerships, for buyers, sellers and other investors. Many of these deals involve well known commercial and industrial buildings, shopping centers and other upscale residential properties throughout California. Our experienced team assists our clients in managing and operating their portfolio of properties, participating in the negotiations and drafting of agreements, management contracts, insurance contracts and other business transactions.
Our attorneys place a strong emphasis on knowing our clients’ industries and markets, and understanding how they fit into the broader economic picture. Our skills and experience in business planning, contract negotiation, valuation, as well as growth structuring and capital management enable us to find creative solutions for our corporate clients that help ensure long term growth and overall profitability.
Among the corporate legal services provided by Kulik Gottesman Siegel & Ware are: