Business Practices

Business Law Services

Business Law


Smith Haughey’s business attorneys are advocates and champions for their clients; managing and upholding the needs of clients across the broad spectrum of business. From start-ups to large-scale companies, we have teams of experts to address all details from the straightforward to the most complex cases and solutions.

With business attorneys across the state, we are ready to assist businesses and business owners with their legal needs across Michigan and beyond.


Smith Haughey has a wide variety of matters, including the following areas:

    Choice of entity and entity formation
    Preparation of operating agreements, bylaws, buy/sell agreements and shareholder agreements
    Contract review, preparation and negotiation
    Mergers and acquisitions
    Banking and corporate finance
    Intellectual property
    Labor and employment
    Family businesses and succession planning
    Bankruptcy and creditors’ rights issues
    Tax law
    Commercial litigation and dispute resolution
    Non-profit securities
    Private placements
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