Business and Corporate Practice Areas and Legal Definitions

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Formation and Operation of Companies:

The formation of a business typically involves a wide variety of legal issues. Let us help you increase your chance of success and avoid common pitfalls. Read More

Mergers and Acquisitions:

With significant experience in mergers and acquisitions we can help you carefully evaluate your options, possible liabilities, perform due diligence, and identify other potential problems. Read More

Securities Law:

Securities can offer substantial rewards but can also come with great risk. Before aquiring, offering, or selling any securities let us advise you and minimize your risk, so you can focus on the rewards. Read More

Contracts Law & Agreements:

Contracts are fundamental building blocks of business and can offer substantial protection or headaches. We can help you and your business navigate the pitfalls or strengthen your agreements. Read More

Intellectual Property, Copyrights, Patents, & Trademarks:

From patents and trademarks to copyrights and protection for proprietary information, we can help from starting the registration process through to defending your company’s business ideas and intellectual property. Read More

Domain Names and Cybersquatting:

In our modern world, few businesses operate without an online identity. Domain names are the portals to businesses on the web and they can often get tangled. Let us straighten out your “cybersquatting” issues. Read More


Orange County business lawyer Matt Sumrow can also assist with:

  • Emerging companies and venture capital
  • Joint ventures and strategic alliances
  • Buy-Sell agreements
  • Stock options
  • Finance and capital markets
  • Employment agreements and consulting agreements
  • Commercial law
  • Software development and licensing
  • Internet law
  • International law
  • Real estate transactions

If you or someone you know in Orange County, Newport Beach, throughout California, the United States or overseas needs the assistance and trusted legal advice of an experienced business lawyer, please call attorney Matthew A. Sumrow toll free at 949-468-3204, or complete the contact form provided on this site to consult with a skilled California corporate and business attorney.