Poughkeepsie Contract Lawyers

Dealing with contractual matters facing small, family-run businesses such as construction companies, home builders, homeowners and other individuals was the reason the law office of David A. Sears was founded. Our team of commercial contract attorneys are here to assist you as negotiators, counselors and advocates in all aspects of contract law. We know that the issues you are facing are complex, but we strive to explain your unique situation in a way that you can understand, allowing you to make good legal decisions with respect to your contract matters.

Our commercial attorneys assist you with contract development, interpret existing contracts and identify resolutions in the event of a contract breach. Drafting contracts that hold up in court is critical to protecting your interests. The law office of David A. Sears works with you in the creation of legal documents that are accurate and unambiguous, leaving no room for different interpretation. We search for cost efficiencies and methods of successfully handling transactions that minimize risk to your new or existing business. Our Poughkeepsie attorneys are dedicated to protecting your best interests. When you and your business succeed, we succeed.

Contract Reviews and Drafting

Specializing in the following:

  • Acquisitions and Mergers
  • Document negotiation and review
  • Debt and equity financing arrangements
  • Licensing agreements
  • Purchase agreements
  • Formation and governance documents (for corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies)

  • Efficient Litigation

    A business's reputation and financial responsibility are at stake when a contractor or business partner fails to uphold the terms of a contract. This happens often in construction and home building businesses, and also affects home owners. If not handled correctly, you take the risk of jeopardizing your relationship with clients and threatening your future business revenues. Litigation can have a significant impact on a company's ability to achieve its business objectives and perform successfully.