Chris has built Craig Associates, PC with the needs of growing businesses in mind.... more
Chris has built Craig Associates, PC with the needs of growing businesses in mind. This means that he begins all new attorney-client relationships by ensuring his clients have solid legal, insurance, financial and tax foundation – a LIFT Foundation. Chris starts this process with a full business audit. Because beginning with a strong foundation prepares business clients to leave behind a leg... view profile
Travis is an associate in the firms Business Practice Group. He received his law... more
Travis is an associate in the firms Business Practice Group. He received his law degree from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2009. While in law school, Travis served as President of the College of Laws Business and Tax Law Association and successfully completed the Clayton Centers Concentration in Business Transactions. Traviss practice encompasses a wide array of business matters.
Peter McGuire has been practicing law in Western North Carolina since 2002. A native... more
Peter McGuire has been practicing law in Western North Carolina since 2002. A native of Asheville, Peter is proud to call this area home and feels a deep responsibility for its people and places. Prior to practicing law, Peter worked as a fly fishing guide on the waters of Western North Carolina and Western Montana. Peter began his practice at a large law firm in Asheville in 2002 practicing p... view profile
Rick Jackson works primarily with small to mid-size businesses: technology and... more
Rick Jackson works primarily with small to mid-size businesses: technology and manufacturing companies; property owners and developers; medical and dental practices and hospitals; restaurants and breweries; agricultural and natural product businesses; and nonprofits. His client successes include - Representing the seller in the $7M stock sale of a national, brand-licensing business Ass... 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.