Sophisticated And Pragmatic Counsel For Businesses
At Stephenson Fournier, in Houston, our clients range from multinational corporations to affluent sole proprietors and owners of closely held companies operating in a broad spectrum of commerce such as real estate, oil and gas service, retail, wholesale and manufacturing sectors.
Comprehensive Guidance In Commercial Transactions And Estate Planning
Our practice includes virtually all types of commercial transactions and related concerns. These include:
- Business law and tax — Attorneys at Stephenson Fournier provide legal services of the highest quality for a full spectrum of business needs, including entity choice, formation and organization, governance, compliance, legal audits, contracts, transactions, tax planning and strategy, finance, employment matters, equity and investments, succession plans, exit strategy, dissolutions and more.
- Commercial real estate — Our lawyers provide comprehensive legal services tailored to meet the needs of commercial real estate developers, investors and lenders in projects of every type, including commercial buildings, mixed-use developments, residential subdivisions, retail centers, mobile home parks, office buildings, ranches, large personal residences and agricultural projects.
- Business transactions — We handle mid-market mergers and acquisitions, oil and gas deals, private equity transactions, alternative investment vehicles such as SAFEs, and other transactional matters, offering high-level guidance, documentation and advice.
- Estate planning and probate — We provide sophisticated and creative solutions in all facets of estate planning and probate law, from drafting wills and identifying tax-favored planning strategies to succession planning for business owners, and administration of estates and trusts.