What can Ser & Associates do for your business?
Ser & Associates is a boutique law firm serving businesses and individuals throughout Florida, including established businesses, start-ups, entrepreneurs, employers, developers, not-for-profits and private individuals.
Our practice areas include:
Acquisition/Sale of Businesses – Our firm can assist you on a step-by-step basis in the sale or purchase of a business. From negotiating the deal, preparing the purchase/sale agreement, assisting you through the due diligence period and closing the deal.
Creation of New Business Entities – Thinking of starting a new business. At Ser & Associates, we will assist you in doing it the right way through proper formation, preparation of formation documents, shareholder/operating Agreements with the proper foundation and foresight for growth and expansion.
Contracts – We draft and negotiate a comprehensive range of business contracts, such as vendor/supplier agreements, service contracts, and much more. Proper contract preparation, the negotiation of its terms and conditions, and the correct implementation of those terms and conditions by the business is paramount for reducing risk and breach of contract claims.
Employment Law – Our attorneys provide numerous employment law services such as employee and independent contractor agreements; proper documentation and compensation methods, settlement and severance negotiation, and preparation of policies and handbooks.
Government Contracting – Our business clients seek out government vendor agreements, concession leases in airports or other government locations, and construction contracts. We have experience in the preparation of responses to RFPs, RFQs, ITBs and Bid Protests. Additionally, we can represent you before selection committees and other government boards.
Immigration –From investor and employment visas to green cards and citizenship, we work with clients to obtain the required resident status in an efficient and affordable manner. We understand the challenges inherent in hiring an international workforce and will work closely with you to ensure that you remain in compliance while remaining competitive in a global economy.
Intellectual Property – Your company’s unique innovations and brand is your lifeblood, and whether you need protection in the form of copyrights, trademarks, patents or software and licensing agreements, our attorneys are prepared to leverage your intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.
Land Use & Zoning – We regularly represent clients in land use and zoning entitlement processes, including the preparation and approval of planning and zoning applications, platting and other and attending administrative, quasi-judicial and code enforcement hearings.
Mediation/Litigation – Litigation is time-consuming, expensive and a possible threat to your business. Whether you are faced with a dispute in which you need assistance in coming to a settlement or defending against a claim or you are the one that must pursue litigation in order to protect your rights, we will aggressively defend your company’s best interests.
Real Estate – We provide counsel for the acquisition, development, disposition and leasing of commercial and residential property. Services include negotiation and drafting of purchase and sale agreements; leases, lien and title searches, review and resolution of title issues.
Trusts & Estates -We provide a wide range of estate planning and asset protection services to individuals, families and businesses in order to leverage the most appropriate vehicles for preserving wealth and protecting your unique business legacy, from estate planning and asset protection to trust and probate administration.