Lawyers For All Of Your Business Law Needs

At Thomas, Dodson & Wolford, PLLC, in Louisville, your business's success is our success. We are a team of experienced lawyers who provide a broad range of transactional and litigation services for businesses throughout Kentucky.

Whether you are opening your first small business or need knowledgeable legal counsel to help you steer your way through a complex acquisition or settle a contract dispute involving multiple parties, we are prepared to resolve the matter efficiently and help you get your mind back on operating a successful business.

What is the nature of your business law concern?

  • Entity set up and planning: We review your objectives and explain the advantages and benefits of each type of legal structure, including limited liability companies (LLCs), various partnership options, professional service corporations and others.
  • Contracts and agreements: They are the lifeblood of many businesses. Successful companies sign contracts with vendors, customers, distributors, employees and even subcontractors. We give you confidence to know what you are agreeing to before you sign.
  • Buy-sell agreements: Business partners are always wise to agree in advance among themselves about how to value their respective interests in the enterprise in the event one party wants to withdraw or dies or in the event of a disagreement about the course the business is taking
  • Sale and Purchase agreements: Many businesses increase their success through mergers and acquisitions of other enterprises and commercial property. Whether you have decided to sell your business or are interested in buying commercial real estate, talk to us about protecting your financial interests and maximizing the benefits of the deal.
  • Business litigation and dispute resolution: A dispute or lawsuit with an operating partner, silent investors, customers or a competitor can be costly. We use our experience and negotiating skills to resolve complex matters outside of court, whenever possible. If trial becomes necessary, you can count on fierce advocates on your side of the courtroom.

Other areas of our experience include:

  • General commercial transactions
  • Employment agreements
  • Employment litigation for employers
  • Covenants not to compete, nondisclosure agreements
  • Stock and asset acquisition
  • Health care group purchasing

Contract Law

If you are a business owner who is ready to sign a contract, are you confident you know what you are legally agreeing to? Whether you are working out a warranty agreement for customers, a supplier agreement with another business or agreeing to terms with a key employee, your signature will be taken seriously by the courts.

If you are a business owner in Kentucky, discuss your contract with a business lawyer at Thomas, Dodson & Wolford, PLLC, in Louisville, before you sign. We will review the language, make revisions to protect your rights and explain what obligations you and the other signatory will be held liable to under the law. We can even draft your contract from the ground up, to make sure your rights and interests are protected.

Our contract law services include:

  • Contracts and agreements drafted, reviewed and revised
  • Contract dispute resolution and breach of contract litigation
  • Commercial lease agreements, landlord-tenant disputes
  • Commercial property purchase and sales agreements
  • Employment contracts
  • Agreements not to compete
  • Nondisclosure agreements
  • Operating, partnership and investor agreements
  • Business succession contracts
  • Commercial and residential landlord-tenant disputes

Contact Us To Talk To One Of Our Lawyers

We offer a no-cost initial consultation to discuss your circumstances and explain our legal services. Call us at 502-426-1700 or use the convenient email contact form on our Contact page to schedule a time to meet with one of our business law attorneys.