Fishers Business Attorney / Technology Attorney

 

Brian Powers is a Fishers, Indiana business attorney practicing primarily in the areas of corporate law, corporate finance, technology law, mergers and acquisitions, and real estate. He advises entrepreneurial and family-owned businesses of all sizes. His experience as both a business owner and Fishers 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. His clients range from start-ups seeking advice on formation of their business entity, to established companies looking for sources of capital to fuel growth, to mature companies planning to sell the business eneterprise of transfer it to the next generation. He provides legal counsel advice on buying a business for those starting out or expanding their existing operations and counsels others on selling their business or pursuing other exit strategies.


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

  • Business Start-up - Entity Selection and Organization
  • Business Contract Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Corporate Finance Law
  • Funding / Venture Capital / Private Placement
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Franchising Law
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Licensing Law
  • Real Estate
  • Corporate Compliance
  • Business Reorganizations
  • Virtual General / In-House Counsel

Fishers, Indiana Attorney Legal Services

Business Organizations

  • Legal advice for people starting a business - formation of start-up 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


Real Estate Law

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

Contact Fishers business attorney Brian Powers to discuss the legal needs of your business.