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Dedicated to serving the legal needs of municipalities, franchised businesses, employers, and public utilities.  

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Corporate & Business

General Corporate Law and Corporate Finance

The business lawyers at Fahey Schultz Burzych Rhodes PLC provide comprehensive legal services to business clients from start-up businesses, privately-held or closely-held businesses, to publicly-held corporations. Our experienced attorneys offer a variety of legal services and adopt a practical, hands-on approach to solving problems while working closely with our clients to implement solutions.

Entrepreneurs in the initial start-up and development stages of their businesses regularly retain the services of our business start-up attorneys. For these clients, timely, cost-effective, and practical legal services are crucial to their success. The services of our entrepreneurial lawyers include:

  • Contract Negotiations
  • Formation and planning for limited liability companies, corporations, partnerships, and limited partnerships.
  • Owner exit strategy preparation
  • Owner Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Trademark and Copyright
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Private Equity Matters
  • Financing
  • Voting Agreements
  • Employee contracts and incentive programs
  • Real Estate Agreements
  • Confidentiality/Non-competition Agreements
  • Owner Disputes
  • Franchise
  • Labor and Employment
Dedicated to serving your legal needs.

If you are an entrepreneur in the start-up stage of your business, we encourage you to contact us to learn more about your legal rights and options as you move forward with your business.

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For our business clients, we strive to service all legal matters from routine to major transactions; our corporate attorneys also coordinate with in-house counsel to provide high quality and focused services.

Industries We Serve
  • Franchise Businesses
  • Restaurants
  • Hotels, Motels, and other Lodging
  • Golf Courses
  • Municipal
  • Construction
  • Automotive
  • Medical, Dental, Optometric, Chiropractic, Veterinarian, and other medical businesses
  • Professionally Licensed Businesses
  • Businesses regulated by the Michigan Occupational Code
  • Public Utilities
  • Craft Brewers
  • Wineries
  • Entertainment Venues
  • Service Businesses
  • Manufacturing Businesses
  • Closely-held and Family-held Businesses
  • Utilities
What our business clients are saying
"Trustworthy, experienced, protective, and insightful are words I would use to describe Mr. Burzych and his law practice. Mr. Burzych was instrumental in helping us at BD's Mongolian Grill develop and grow our franchise..."

- Billy Downs / BD's Mongolian Grill & Mongo Consulting, L.L.C


Latest Business Services News & Resources

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At Fahey Schultz Burzych Rhodes PLC, we’ve been helping municipalities, franchised businesses, employers, and more with their legal needs since 2008. We’d love to learn how we can help you, too.