Business and Commercial Law


People doing business know how complex it is. Questions about formation, taxation, liability, employment and compliance with regulatory bodies cannot be put off. A business without a lawyer to address these questions is doing a battle in the marketplace unarmed.

Berdon, Young & Margolis, PC, serves as legal protectors for numerous businesses in southern Connecticut. We help young businesses get off on the right foot, and we help established businesses keep their operations humming from a legal standpoint.

Effective Legal Solutions For Business Problems

These are just some of the areas our attorneys address:

  • Preformation and formation issues
  • Financing options/structures
  • Creating a team of resources (accountants, human resources professionals and others) that businesses can turn to as needed
  • Fending off legal challenges
  • Resolving disputes in court or at the negotiating table
  • Transactional assistance, including buy-sell documentation
  • Contracts
  • Real estate law
  • Liquor law
  • Handbooks and employment policies
  • Employment agreements
  • Noncompete and nondisclosure agreements
  • Trade secret protection
  • Leasing
  • Bank financing
  • Insurance
  • Refinancing
  • Tax issues

Can our lawyers resolve every legal issue that comes up in your business? Probably not. But we will find someone with the special knowledge to solve that problem.