I graduated Chaminade High School and the Krannert School of Management at Purdue... more
I graduated Chaminade High School and the Krannert School of Management at Purdue University. My law degree is from the Ohio Northern University College of Law. After two years as an Assistant Attorney General representing Ohio in trial and appellate work, I began in private practice in Dayton in 1970. I have been rated by my peers at the highest rating in both legal ability and ethical stand... 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.