Edward George & Associates
Attorneys at Law




 

Business Litigation and Documentation:

 

Edward George & Associates represents numerous corporations, limited liability companies (LLCs), sole proprietorships, and other small businesses and not-for-profit organizations in the New England area.

 

Edward George & Associates applies its experience from hundreds of cases as trial attorneys in all aspects of business law, including negotiating and drafting business contracts, negotiating and litigating business disputes, and negotiating and drafting commercial agreements, including commercial leases.  Edward George & Associates also advises closely-held businesses and nonprofit organizations regarding business formation, operations, and managing liabilities.

 

As a Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated attorney, Edward F. George, Jr. and his staff have the requisite knowledge and extensive experience necessary to assist you with your business needs.

 

Types of Cases/Areas of Expertise:

 

*    Corporate Partnership and LLC Documentation

*    Business Litigation

*    Product Liability Defense

*    Contract Negotiation and Drafting

*    Commercial Lease Negotiation and Drafting

*    Advice on Managing Business Liabilities

*    Employment Law

*    Non-competition Agreements

*    Organizational Handbooks and Bylaws

 

The following is a representative list of actual business litigation cases and business services provided by Edward George & Associates:

 

*    Served as arbitration and litigation counsel for steel, electrical, and mechanical subcontractors seeking payment on bonded and unbonded construction sites in multiple cases in Middlesex, Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex, and Worcester Superior Court Departments and the U.S. District Court in Boston.

 

*    Defense counsel for a joist manufacturer defendant in a collapse of a roof on a newly constructed box store arising after a significant snow and ice storm.

 

*    Defense counsel for a steel erection company involved in an OSHA claim and wrongful death civil lawsuit arising from the alleged failure to comply with safety regulations.

 

*    Served as litigation counsel in a number of cases involving the break-up of substantial family and closely-held construction, restaurant and high tech businesses and corporations, including negotiating and drafting agreements and implementing various dispute resolutions.

 

*    Represented several closely held corporations in numerous corporate acquisitions.

 

*    Negotiated, drafted and implemented stockholder (buy-sell) agreements.

 

*    Negotiated, drafted and litigated numerous employment, employment termination, non-compete, non-solicitation, non-disparagement, and related agreements.

 

*    Evaluation, advice, and preparation of corporation and LLC documentation for a number of small businesses and non-profit organizations.