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Protecting the Client When Selling Their Business Or Do I Really Need to Hire a Lawyer?

October 26, 2016

I recently read a blog article suggesting that person selling their business SHOULD NOT involve a lawyer in the process. I replied to the original blog, and since then the original blog was updated.  Here is the updated version:

Planning Your Liquidity Event: Four Groups to Consult with Prior to Selling Your Business

I found this advice shocking!  As a lawyer I take the contrarian view to the article.

While you typically don’t want a lawyer leading the sale of your business, you do want a lawyer keeping an eye on things. … Read the rest

All postings are intended to be planning tools to familiarize readers with some of the high-level issues discussed therein. No posting is intended to be a comprehensive discussion and additional details should be discussed with your transaction planners including attorneys, accountants, consultants, bankers and other business planners who can provide advice for your circumstances. This article should not be treated as legal advice to any person or entity.