Preparing to Sell Your Business - Tips from an M&A Attorney
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 3:31PM
Brian Powers in M&A (Mergers and Acquistions), Selling a Business, selling a business

Selling your business, whether it is a long-time family business or something your built up recently, can be both exciting and stressful.  Lots of times my clients are overwhelmed by not just the emotions that come along with what is typically a life changing event, but also the amount of work (legal and otherwise) that goes into selling a business.  Starting with the due diligence process, selling a business can be extremely time consuming.  

If you have the luxury of knowing ahead of time that you are selling your business, there are some things you can do to make the process go smoother.  I've included a few of those things below:

 

 

Taking any/all of these steps will make your life much easier when you finally get around to selling your business.  As always, make sure to surround yourself with qualified professionals, including an M&A Attorney with experience selling businesses.

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