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Helping Your Business From Creation To Succession Planning

In one sense, the success of a business depends upon its model and the efficacy of its ongoing operations. Stumpf & Gutknecht, P.C., provides experienced business planning services for entrepreneurs, family-owned establishments and other business clientele in Monroe County and the surrounding counties in southern Illinois. Aside from entity formation, we provide long-term, comprehensive business law services to help our business clients drive growth.

Offering Personalized Service Based On The Needs Of Your Company

With over seven decades of combined legal experience, our business planning attorneys have offered sound counsel for businesses based upon a sophisticated knowledge of relevant commercial laws and a focus on collaboration with our clients and their strategic partners. Our services include:

  • Initial entity formation, including LLCs, LLPs, corporations and other business models
  • Ongoing counsel on maintaining compliance with local, state and federal commercial codes
  • Employment and labor law matters
  • Acquisition and sales of businesses, business assets or commercial property
  • Succession planning
  • General business disputes and commercial litigation

We strive to build professional relationships focused on helping our clients achieve success. Before you start a new venture, we can help you anticipate potential problems that may arise so that you can take the appropriate steps to avoid them. If you become involved in a dispute, we have the resources and practical experience to help you resolve matters efficiently and cost-effectively.

Our lawyers are available to work with other strategic partners you may have, including your lenders, insurance carriers, shareholders or others who may assist them in achieving a successful result.

To Discuss Your Options Further, Call Today

Stumpf & Gutknecht, P.C., has a reputation for providing a professional level of service and personal attention you can trust to manage your legal affairs effectively. For more information, please call our office in Columbia at 618-241-0262 or contact us online to discuss your legal matter in a confidential consultation.