Minneapolis Business Planning Attorney

Business Law And Commercial Litigation Services For The Twin Cities Metro Area

Do you own and operate a successful business in the Twin Cities area? Are you looking into starting a business or searching for opportunities to expand your company in the Minneapolis and St. Paul metro area? Are you involved in a payment dispute with a supplier or customer in Minnesota? Having the right attorney on your side can help you put your mind and your energy back where they belong — on successful operations.

Call a member of the business law team at Dove Fretland, PLLP. Senior partner Paul Dove leads our business transactions and litigation team with more than 50 years of related experience, including transactional law, contracts, dispute resolution and litigation.

From our offices in St. Louis Park, our Minneapolis business planning lawyers provide legal counsel for business owners and operators throughout the Twin Cities seven-county metro area. Call us at 952-479-4376 to arrange an initial consultation with one of our experienced attorneys. You may also use our convenient email contact form to describe your circumstances. We will reply as quickly as possible to arrange an initial case evaluation. We cannot give legal advice over the telephone.

Need help with commercial real estate for your new or growing business? Senior partner Paul Dove is a certified real estate specialist* and has been listed in the Top 100 of Who's Who in Law & Politics in America. In addition, a number of our attorneys have received Martindale-Hubbell's highest AV Preeminent** peer review rating.

Our business transaction services include:

  • Business setups: We will advise you regarding the various tax structure options you have for starting or expanding your business or purchasing a franchise operation. Make sure you give yourself every opportunity to be successful. Talk to us before you file the paperwork or sign any agreements.
  • Contracts: Legal agreements and contracts are the cornerstone of business success. We will make sure your quote and purchase documents protect your rights and interests. If you are unsure of whether to enter into a contractual agreement with a supplier, distributor or customer, let us explain the language and help you understand exactly what terms you are agreeing to.
  • Commercial real estate: If you are considering selling your business, moving or expanding by purchasing another business, we can help you with every aspect of the real estate transaction.
  • Succession planning: You worked hard to build up your family business. Let us help make sure you keep it in the hands of your family members or key staff you name as your successor upon your retirement or death.

Dispute resolution and litigation:

  • Collections: Getting paid on time is the foundation of your success. If you are in a dispute over payments due, let us help you resolve the matter — without damaging the business relationship, whenever possible.
  • Partnership disputes: A business can't succeed if the ownership group is at odds about management style and objectives. If you are in a dispute with your partner or investors, talk to us about finding a solution, before you find yourself in court.
  • Breach of contract: If you are involved in a disagreement over the provisions of a contract, let us help you find a solution as effectively and efficiently as possible. We are contract law professionals with decades of dispute resolution and trial experience.

Minnetonka Business Contracts And Transactions Attorney

Call us at 952-479-4376 or contact our offices by email to arrange an initial consultation. Our office hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and we can make evening and weekend appointments by special arrangement. We offer ample free parking at our office building in St. Louis Park.

Our firm is recognized for integrity, including ethical representation, competitive hourly rate options and responsible billing policies. We accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover for your convenience.

*As certified by the Minnesota State Board of Legal Certification

**AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.