Logo, Fair FitzGerald & Hershaft, PC, Attorney Services, Real Estate Attorneys in West Harrison, NY
Call: (914) 253-8600
Toll Free: (877) 784-4160
707 Westchester Avenue, Suite 307, White Plains, NY 10604

Proudly Serving Westchester County, New York City, Long Island and the lower Hudson Valley

Business Creation and Continuation

For more than three decades, Fair, FitzGerald & Hershaft has made it their business to know how to guide clients in starting and selling their own businesses.  Their attorneys have helped hundreds of clients throughout the New York metropolitan areas reach their goals.  The firm takes pride in helping clients achieve their dreams and establish an identity for their businesses.

Fair, FitzGerald & Hershaft's services include:

  • Providing advice on how to structure a business
  • Document drafting and filing
  • Negotiations
  • Contract preparation and review


Forming a new business

At least 90 percent of all new businesses fail in the first five years.  The firm's attorneys have an intimate understanding of the problems many businesses face soon after their creation.  They have the knowledge and experience necessary to walk clients through the formation of:

  • Corporations
  • Partnerships
  • Limited liability companies
  • Sole proprietorships

Transitioning businesses to new ownership

The lawyers of Fair, FitzGerald & Hershaft believe planning a strong professional future is just as important as planning an estate.  They are skilled in the preparation of buy-sell agreements and helping clients smoothly navigate businesses through the various legal phases of business continuation plans in the event of an owners:

  • Death or disability
  • Sale to a third party
  • Retirement
  • Divorce or bankruptcy

The firm's attorneys protect their clients through the careful execution of buy-sell agreements.  They know and appreciate the hard work that goes into making a business succeed.  They advise clients on a variety of factors, such as whether to include a non-competition clause in a buy-sell agreement, and make sure each companys financial health is not jeopardized by unforeseen circumstances.  Business security is important to them.