Ms. Muir focuses on corporate finance and securities law, mergers and acquisitions,... more
Ms. Muir focuses on corporate finance and securities law, mergers and acquisitions, formation and general corporate advice, as well as licensing. She is a partner in the Seattle office of DLA Piper and serves as the regional chair of DLA Piper's Corporate and Securities Group. She works with companies from the start-up stage through public offerings and acquisitions. Ms. Muir has worked on h... view profile
Practice Areas include Intellectual Property; Business Law; Corporate Law;... more
Practice Areas include Intellectual Property; Business Law; Corporate Law; Copyrights; Computer Law; Internet Law; Trademarks; Incorporation; Business Formation; Partnership Law; Employment Law; Contracts; Software and Technology Licensing; Trade Secrets; Intellectual Property Licensing; Privacy Law; Labor and Employment; Leases and Leasing; Business Planning; Business Transactions; Distributio... view profile
Bellevue, Washington Business Lawyer Mark Kimball has had an award-winning... more
Bellevue, Washington Business Lawyer Mark Kimball has had an award-winning established Business Law practice on the Eastside -- serving Bellevue, Seattle and surrounding areas -- for more than twenty five years, emphasizing corporate, commercial, contract, property and tax law. For 2013, Mark holds Martindale’s highest possible rating: “AV-Preeminent” and is rated a perfect 10/10 by AVVO. ... 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.