Carmel Business and Technology Law Attorney


Carmel, Indiana Business Lawyer

Brian Powers is a Carmel, Indiana business attorney practicing primarily in the areas of corporate law, corporate finance, technology law, mergers and acquisitions, and real estate. He advises start-up and family-owned businesses of all sizes. His experience as both a business owner and carmel business attorney provides him with the background to counsel his business clients on a variety of business and legal issues, including private equity, venture capital, joint ventures, software development contracts, licensing agreements, employment issues and real estate transactions.

Practice Areas
We are confident of our ability to serve you in ways other firms simply do not. We advise central Indiana businesses, including start-ups, on a wide range of issues, including:

  • Entity Selection and Organization
  • Contracts & Transactions
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Finance
  • Funding / Venture Capital / Private Placements
  • Intellectual Property
  • Franchising
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Real Estate
  • Corporate Compliance
  • Business Reorganizations
  • Virtual General / In-House Counsel 

Carmel, Indiana Attorney Legal Services

Carmel, Indiana Business Startup Law

  • Formation of business entities including corporations, Indiana limited liability companies, limited partnerships, and general partnerships
  • Joint venture agreements
  • Organizing not-for-profit companies and assist with application for 501(c)(3) status
  • Advise on choice of business entity
  • Professional corporations for licensed professionals
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Buy-sell agreements

Employment Law

  • Negotiate and draft executive employment agreements and executive compensation arrangements
  • Confidentiality, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements
  • Prepare independent contractor agreements
  • Prepare stock option plans and stock option agreements

Buying or Selling a Business

  • Negotiate and draft asset purchase agreements and stock purchase agreements
  • Organize and conduct due diligence investigations for buyers
  • Counsel and advise sellers through due diligence investigations
  • Structure tax-free mergers and spinoffs

Internet, eCommerce and Technology

  • Software license agreements
  • Agreements for purchasing or leasing computer equipment
  • Outsourcing and Development Agreements
  • Website terms and conditions
  • Website privacy policies
  • Web-linking and revenue sharing agreements

Business Finance

  • Private placement memorandums and subscription agreements
  • Reg D filings and state securities law compliance
  • Private equity and venture capital
  • Convertible debt and mezzanine financing
  • Loan negotiation and loan agreements

Carmel Real Estate Law

  • Buying and selling commercial, industrial and residential real estate
  • Zoning and land use
  • Real estate joint ventures
  • Real estate financing

Contact Carmel Attorney Brian V Powers to discuss the legal needs of your Carmel business.