Guiding You Through the Ideal Entry and Exit

Perhaps you are finally ready to act on your dream of owning your own business. Or, maybe you’ve enjoyed a rewarding career as an entrepreneur and are looking to move on from the business you’ve worked so hard to build. If you are looking to buy or sell a company or franchise in Central or Eastern Virginia, the Wilson Law Group can help.

During a career spanning over 25 years, Jim Wilson has helped people buy, expand, and sell businesses. He works with each client personally, getting to know their objectives and options for buying or selling and supporting them with:

  • Purchase and sales agreements
  • Advice regarding models of governance for new buyers
  • Commercial real estate purchases
  • Lease agreements
  •  SBA loans & loan closings, risk management, and transactions
  • Preparing private placement memorandums for raising private equity
  • Resolution of building code and / or environmental issues
  • Agreements with third parties such as suppliers and independent contractors
  • Confidentiality and non-compete agreements
  • Litigation and alternative dispute resolution
  • Drafting shareholder, partnership, and/or LLC operating agreements

Virginia has firm laws regarding liability and full disclosure for business owners wanting to sell their company. The Wilson Law Group will review your intended sale and make you aware of your responsibilities and potential liability regarding zoning and restrictive covenants,  environmental protection and cleanup, certificates of occupancy, and estoppel certificates.

Additionally, if you want to learn more about business brokers and how they can assist you in buying or selling a business, check out our partners at Worldwide Business Brokers.

At the Wilson Law Group we believe that integrity and trust are crucial to a successful client-attorney relationship and are committed to delivering high-quality legal counsel for current and aspiring business owners.To arrange a free initial consultation with Jim Wilson, call 804.864.5268 or contact us today.