Iowa Business/Corporations Lawyers

Des Moines, Iowa legal services for businesses

The Patterson Law Firm provides a wide range of services and counseling on Iowa business transactions and matters, including:

  • Corporate
  • Finance
  • Securities
  • Tax
  • Real estate
  • International
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Purchases and sale of businesses

Our clients include individuals, and large and small businesses, sole proprietorships, and nonprofit corporations.  We have extensive experience in counseling clients through the growth phases of their business. We represent borrowers and lenders in secured and unsecured financings, including operating lines of credit and similar credit facilities, project financings, and acquisition financings.

We represent numerous clients in acquisitions and dispositions of their businesses. These transactions involve domestic and international public and private companies in a variety of industries, and have often been structured as stock or asset acquisitions, mergers, tender offers, or joint ventures.

Legal support for your business

Our business lawyers provide counseling in the following representative areas:

  • Tender offers, acquisitions, and business transfers
  • Bank financing
  • Bankruptcy and reorganization
  • Business formation
  • Commercial and secured transactions
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Contract negotiation, analysis, and documentation
  • Environmental compliance
  • Ethical standards
  • Formation and financing of new entities
  • Franchising agreements
  • Fraud
  • Governance issues
  • International trade and joint venturing
  • Intellectual property protection
  • Non-compete agreements
  • Officer and director liability
  • Real estate transactions
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Risk management

The lawyers at the Patterson Law Firm have the intelligence, experience, and judgment to handle major commercial transactions and business matters. We represent both individuals and businesses in a broad range of diverse industries such as:

  • Banking and financial services
  • Computer and software licensing
  • Graphic arts and publishing
  • Healthcare services
  • Heavy construction
  • Manufacturing
  • Recording and entertainment
  • Telecommunications
  • Transportation
  • Farming

We are skilled negotiators and aggressive trial lawyers who can assist you with all your business needs.

Contact an attorney at the Patterson Law Firm today to discuss your Iowa business and corporations transactions questions.