I am a former financial advisor who represents investors and financial advisors in... more
I am a former financial advisor who represents investors and financial advisors in securities arbitration, litigation, and mediation. I also represent clients in civil and commercial litigation, and provide estate planning and business formation services to clients. I enjoy sports, reading, and and spending time with my family. I also like to travel. I am currently licensed in Missouri and Ka... view profile
Stephen is one of the founding partners of Lehnardt & Lehnardt, LLC. His focus with... more
Stephen is one of the founding partners of Lehnardt & Lehnardt, LLC. His focus with clients is as a professional legal counselor, although he likes to refer to himself as "an enabler" who first listens to discover what his clients need and want, and then counsels with his clients to help them get what they want... legally. Whether estate planning, asset protection planning, business counsel, ... view profile
Benjamin’s practice focuses primarily on business, investment and tax-related issues,... more
Benjamin’s practice focuses primarily on business, investment and tax-related issues, including corporate strategy and commercial litigation. His clients come from nearly all industries including health care, technology, retail, banking, and government/public interest. Benjamin has handled a range of matters in the life-cycle of a business, from drafting operating agreements and investment fina... 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.