Maryland Business Lawyer
Stewart A. Sutton helps employees, entrepreneurs, and small businesses solve their business and employment legal issues.
Mr. Sutton can review or draft contracts for businesses. In the event of a contractual dispute, he can help you resolve disputes relating to your rights and liabilities under the contract by suing to enforce the contract and/or seeking damages for its breach.
Mr. Sutton can incorporate your business as either a corporation or a limited liability corporation (LLC). The advantage of being incorporated is that the personal assets of the owners are beyond the reach of the corporation’s creditors.
Mr. Sutton can review or draft your business lease. In the event of a dispute, he can help you resolve disputes relating to your rights and liabilities under the lease by suing to enforce the lease and/or seeking damages for its breach.
Stewart A. Sutton can review or draft your partnership agreement. In the event of a dispute, he can help you resolve disputes relating to your rights and liabilities under the partnership agreement.
Limited Liability Corporations (LLC)
A limited liability corporation (LLC) is the simplest and easiest corporation to operate. Unlike a regular corporation, a LLC does not have bylaws, directors, annual meetings, or shares of stock. An LLC is the preferred corporate structure of small businesses.
Mr. Sutton can review or draft employment contracts, confidentiality agreements, and severance agreements.
Stewart A. Sutton also has successfully represented many former employees who are owed wages and/or commissions by their former employers. A court can award treble damages and attorney’s fees against Maryland employers that withhold wages or commissions in bad faith. In 2013, Maryland enacted legislation to permit an employee who is owed wages to place a lien on his or her employer’s property.
Serving the following cities and surrounding areas in Montgomery County, MD
Germantown, MD | Gaithersburg, MD | Boyds, MD | Damascus, MD | Poolesville, MD | Rockville, MD | Montgomery Village, MD | Kentlands
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