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Assertive, Informed Legal Representation For Your Business

Our Texas-based team of litigation attorneys at Sullivan, Klocke, Evans & Goenawein, P.C., are here to help you resolve contract disputes and business owner disagreements swiftly and economically with minimal disruption to your operations. Whether you are facing a breach of contract or contention among shareholders or partners, our team navigates you through the intricacies of claims and legal battles, including those involving:

  • Contract disputes
  • Partnership or shareholder disputes
  • Shareholder oppression
  • Theft of trade secrets
  • Fraud and misrepresentation
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Dissolution of a business
  • Hostile takeovers or buyouts
  • Temporary restraining orders and injunctions
  • Patent infringement defense
  • Deceptive trade practices

With a focus on practical solutions, we aim to protect your interests and allow you to concentrate on your business goals.

Legal Counsel And Representation For Business Leaders

In addition to litigation, we provide valuable counsel, advice, and experience representation to business leaders for business formation and a full range of business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions. When making decisions on the choice of entity, buy/sell agreements, employment agreements, intellectual property, trade secret protections, compliance plans, there are intricacies relating to potential risks and exposures that may escape notice without the help of an experienced business law attorney.

Serving a diverse clientele in Texas, including established companies, innovative entrepreneurs, and small businesses, our attorneys are adept at preventing legal issues and addressing them when they arise. Our business services range from drafting meticulous contracts and devising compliance strategies to deftly handling dispute resolutions. Our lawyers also provide assertive legal representation for businesses facing FLSA claims, contract violations, and supply chain disputes to protect and restore their commercial interests. We aim to bolster the legal foundation of your enterprise, promoting its sustained success.

FLSA And Wage And Hour Defense

If your company is accused of Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) or wage-and-hour infractions, it is critical to act decisively. Our labor and employment legal experts at Sullivan, Klocke, Evans & Goenawein, P.C., will meticulously analyze the details of your case, crafting a robust defense strategy aimed at preventing allegations and lawsuits. A proactive approach is essential to protect your company’s reputation and financial stability. Prompt and efficient legal defense coordination helps mitigate the impact of these claims, safeguarding your business operations and future.

Nonsolicitation And Noncompete Violations

When it comes to nonsolicitation and noncompete agreement breaches, timing is everything. It is imperative to assert your rights swiftly to demonstrate to the courts the significance of your business interests. Delay can imply indifference, weakening your position. Our business lawyers stand ready to assist, initiating from evidence collection and injunction requests to halt further violations, to pursuing legal action for financial restitution. Immediate legal response ensures the integrity of your contracts and supports the preservation of your company’s competitive edge.

Supplier And Vendor Disputes

Disagreements with suppliers or vendors can severely disrupt your business flow, potentially leading to missed deadlines and a tarnished reputation. Similarly, suppliers can suffer from conflicts over payment terms, material quality, or service performance. Our litigators will scrutinize the relevant agreements, advocating for every possible legal recourse to rectify your business’s losses. Ensuring a smooth supply chain is vital for maintaining business continuity and client satisfaction, and our team is committed to resolving disputes to reinstate operational harmony.

An Ounce Of Prevention

At Sullivan, Klocke, Evans & Goenawein, P.C., we help businesses prevent disputes to avoid costly litigation. We regularly assist our clients with developing a vast range of business-related agreements such as:

  • Nondisclosure agreements
  • LLC or company operating agreements
  • Texas Series LLCs and Real Estate Investment Companies
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Noncompete agreements
  • Partnership agreements
  • Employment agreements
  • Buy-sell agreements
  • Independent contractor agreements
  • Restriction and separation agreements
  • Arbitration or mediation
  • Licensing agreements
  • Restructuring agreements

For guidance in resolving business disputes and proactively safeguarding against legal risks to support your business’s growth, contact Sullivan, Klocke, Evans & Goenawein, P.C., for a consultation.

Contact Our Business Law And Litigation Team

Our lawyers have more than 70 years of combined experience, and our law firm continues to grow through client referrals. With offices in McKinney and Dallas, we can be reached by calling 972-854-7553 or sending us an online inquiry.