DC Business Law

Washington DC Business Lawyers

Business Lawyers Committed to Your Success

At Antonoplos & Associates, our DC business law practice is dedicated to helping our clients achieve their goals and objectives. Our experienced business attorneys are focused on representing the legal needs of Partnerships, Limited Liability Companies, Small businesses, C-Corps, S-Corps, B-Corps, Startups, Nonprofit Organizations, and Publicly Traded Companies in the Washington, D.C. metro area and across the country. We offer a wide range of services, from formation and governance to dispute resolution and intellectual property issues, to help our clients navigate the legal landscape of their business.

Expertise in a Wide Spectrum of Business Matters

Our DC business law practice has broad-based expertise that includes business formation, business transactions, and government contracting. Led by Peter Antonoplos, who holds an MBA from Yale University, our team has a reputation for being experienced corporate, transactional, and business lawyers with a wealth of experience in representing companies in complex corporate and business transactions, business litigation, and commercial disputes.

We understand that legal issues can be a significant challenge for small businesses and startups, and we strive to be a leader among small business lawyers by helping our clients navigate these challenges. Our approach is not limited to small businesses, however, our large corporate clients are also provided with the highest level of legal representation in a cost-effective manner. Over the years, we have developed a strong reputation for going the extra mile to help our clients achieve the successful results they expect from their business lawyers.

With over two decades of experience in representing clients in complex business litigation in Washington, D.C., we have the expertise and knowledge to help you defend your business and secure the financial damages necessary to ensure the future success of your company.

Antonoplos & Associates Business Law Practice Focuses On

  • Business & Corporate Litigation
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Business Start-Ups & Entrepreneurship
  • Business & Corporate Transactions
  • Corporations, Partnerships & Businesses: Formation and Governance
  • Business Valuation & Disputes
  • Business Formation
  • Business Contract Disputes
  • Non Profit Organizations
  • Microfinance, Regulation D, Private Placements & Offering Documents
  • Mechanics Liens & Priority of Interest Issues

We encourage you to call us at 202-803-5676 or directly schedule your free, no-risk consultation with one of our skilled attorneys today.

Experienced Business and Corporate Law Attorneys

At Antonoplos & Associates, our business and corporate law practice specializes in handling complex litigation matters for business owners, partnerships, and corporations across a variety of sectors, including Fortune 500 companies, high net worth families, and business founders. We understand that litigation can be the most important matter for our clients, and we are dedicated to achieving results that meet their needs.

Our business attorneys in Washington D.C. are well-versed in the challenges of the modern business climate. We serve businesses and organizations from across the nation, helping their leadership teams navigate the complex legal landscape and ensure regulatory compliance, mitigate risk, and protect their contractual rights. We work closely with our clients to help them grow and protect their businesses. Whether you are starting a new business or involved in a commercial transaction, our team of experienced business lawyers has the knowledge, skills, and track record you can trust.

Sectors Our Business Law Practice Serves:

  • Hospitality
  • Finance and Banking
  • Construction Industry
  • Real Estate Industry
  • Professional Services
  • Manufacturing
  • Insurance
  • Private Investment
  • Non­-Profits and NGO’s
  • Professional Services
  • Small Business Owners
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Our Business Law Practice Focuses On:

  • Business & Corporate Litigation
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Business Start-Ups & Entrepreneurship
  • Business & Corporate Transactions
  • Corporations, Partnerships & Businesses: Formation and Governance
  • Business Valuation & Disputes
  • Non Profit Organizations
  • Microfinance, Regulation D, Private Placements & Offering Documents
  • Mechanics Liens & Priority of Interest Issues

Our Transactional Business Law Services

  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements,
  • Partnership Agreements
  • Corporate Bylaws
  • Buyout Agreements
  • Redemption Agreements
  • Employment Agreements
  • Corporate Formation, Merger, Dissolution of Corporations, LLC’s and Partnerships
  • Special Purpose Entity
  • Limited Liability Partnerships
  • Limited Partnership & Limited Liability Company
  • Business Valuation
  • Stock Purchase Agreements
  • Asset Purchase Agreements
  • Internal Stakeholder Acquisitions, External Stakeholder Acquisitions
  • Microfinance Transactions
  • Secured/Unsecured Borrowing and Lending Transactions
  • Venture Capital Transactions
  • Reg. D, Reg A, and Private Placements & Offering Documents
  • Government Contracting
  • Federal, State, and Local Government Procurement Issues
  • Representation in Government Contracts Infringement Disputes
  • Formation and Qualification of Non­Profit Organizations

Our Business Law Litigation Services Include

  • Construction Contract Litigation
  • Mechanics’ Liens Litigation and Bond Claims
  • Management Disputes
  • Ownership Disputes & Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Vendor Agreements and Disputes
  • Trade Secrets
  • Corporate Governance and Shareholder Claims
  • Restrictive Covenants
  • Regulatory Matters
  • Employment Litigation
  • Insurance and Reinsurance Litigation
  • Competition Law
  • Title Claims
  • Lenders’ Rights
  • Business Valuation Disputes
  • Partnership Disputes and Partnership Litigation
  • Prime and Subcontractor Disputes
  • Real Estate Partition Suits
  • Suits for Accounting

Business Law Practice Areas

The business law practice areas that the Antonoplos & Associates legal team serves.

Stock Purchase Agreement

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Asset Purchase Agreement

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Business Valuation

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DC Business Dispute Lawyers

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DC Corporate Litigation Attorneys

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DC Partnership Dispute Lawyers

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DC Director and Officer Liability Attorneys

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DC Shareholder Dispute Lawyers

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District of Columbia Defamation Lawyers

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DC Business Torts Attorneys

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Breach of Non-Compete Lawyers

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District of Columbia Contract Dispute Lawyers

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Contract Termination, Cancellation, and Force Majeure

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DC Manufacturers Industry Lawyers

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DC Start-Up Business Litigation Attorney

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DC Family Business Dispute Lawyers

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District of Columbia Sale of Business Dispute Lawyer

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DC Logistics Dispute Attorneys

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DC Technology Business Dispute Lawyers

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DC Personal Services Contract Litigation Attorney

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Limited Liability Company Operating Agreement

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Business Litigation and Joint Venture Disputes

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Shareholder Agreement

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Partnership Agreement Lawyers

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District of Columbia Financial Services Litigation

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DC Management Contract Litigation Attorneys

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DC Injunctions and Urgent Remedies Lawyers

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Loan Litigation Lawyer

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DC Limited Liability Company Formation

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Limited Partnership

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Corporate Formation

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Redemption Agreements

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Business Succession Planning

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Small Business & Startups

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Business Transactions

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Business Formation

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Business Valuation & Disputes

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Business Dissolution

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Nonprofit Organizations

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