I joined The Burton Law Firm in 2009 and work in the firm's transactional business,... more
I joined The Burton Law Firm in 2009 and work in the firm's transactional business, tax, and estate planning practices. I have experience in all phases of business and corporate law, including formation, investment, governance, and mergers and acquisitions. I have represented entities of all types, including for-profit, nonprofit, out-of-state, multi-state, domestic, and international. I am a s... view profile
Mr. Swenson began his career as an in-house litigation attorney for a large consumer... more
Mr. Swenson began his career as an in-house litigation attorney for a large consumer insurance company, focusing primarily on motor vehicle liability defense. While there he tried multiple jury trials early in his career as lead counsel and learned to be an aggressive advocate and negotiator on behalf of his clients. Mr. Swenson then joined Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard Smith LLP, one of the largest... view profile
A corporation is a formal way to organize your business to gain rights and privileges, and to limit your personal liability. There may be tax and financial advantages to incorporation, but it can also increase your business licensing fees and decrease the amount of personal control you have in running your business. There are many legal consequences to incorporation, so it's a good idea to consult an attorney specializing in corporate law. A corporate attorney also represents shareholders unhappy with the actions of a corporation.