DC Business Law

Washington DC Business Lawyers

Business Lawyers Dedicated to your Goals

Our DC business law practice is dedicated to achieving the goals and objectives of our clients. At the intersection of business and law, our business attorneys are focused on representing the legal needs of Partnerships, Limited Liability Companies, Small Business, C-Corps, S­-Corps and B­-Corps, Startups, Nonprofit Organizations and Publicly Traded Companies interests in the Washington, D.C. metro area and around the country. From formation to governance, to dispute resolution or intellectual property issues, our business lawyers have the breadth of experience to assist our clients in a wide spectrum of business matters.

Broad-Based Business Law Expertise

With broad-based expertise that includes business formation, business transactions, and government contracting, our DC business law practice aims to understand small businesses, startups, nonprofits, and government contractors. Lead by Mr. Antonoplos who has an MBA from Yale University, we have a reputation as experienced corporate, transactional, and business lawyers who have an extensive background in representing companies in complex corporate and business transactions, business litigation, and commercial disputes.

We strive to be a leader among small business lawyers by helping our clients move through legal issues. This approach is not only for small businesses, however, our large corporate clients are also given the highest level of legal representation in a cost-effective manner. Over the years we have developed a strong reputation for going to extra mile to get our clients the successful result they expect from their business lawyers.

With over two decades of legal experience fighting for those entangled in complex business litigation in Washington, D.C., our firm understands what it takes to help you defend your business or receive the financial damages necessary to secure your companies future.

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 Lawyers

Our business and corporate law practice specializes in handling complex business litigation matters for business owners, partnerships, and corporations in diverse business sectors, including Fortune 500 companies, high net worth families and business founders in connection with what is sometimes the most important litigation for their business. What sets Antonoplos & Associates apart from our competition is our depth of litigation experience, our dedication to our clients, and the results that we achieve.

Our DC Business Law attorneys are well­ acquainted with the challenges of the modern DC business law climate. While many of our clients are based here in the Washington D.C. metro area, we represent businesses and organizations from across the nation, helping their leadership teams navigate the increasingly complex business landscape to ensure regulatory compliance, mitigate risk, prosecute litigation and defend their contractual rights all in an effort to help them grow and protect their businesses. Whether you are seeking an attorney for the start of a business or a business lawyer for litigation or counsel for a commercial transaction, our team of business lawyers have the experience, judgment, and track record you would expect.

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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The Benefits of Copyright Registration

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Five Legal Issues That Could Destroy Your Business

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Benefits of Having your Lawyer Write a Demand Letter on your Behalf

Demand letters can be the precursor to filing a lawsuit or act as an effective…

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January 25, 2021

Common Legal Issues Small Businesses Face

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