Sergiy Fedorov, business attorney in Sacramento, California:
ORGANIZING OR INCORPORATING A BUSINESS
I help clients with emerging businesses identify and select an entity type appropriate for their particular business and will work closely with them to ensure compliance with a complicated assortment of local, state and federal laws.
SELLING OR BUYING A BUSINESS
I work closely with my clients on the issues that typically surround business transitions, including the sale of a business to the client’s children or the acquisition of a business by their employees. I provide counsel on negotiating and documenting the critical terms of a business sale or acquisition, including exploring financing options, determining and acceptable purchase price, coming up with alternative payment scenarios and setting up a buy – sell agreement or voting agreement.
I draft, negotiate, and review contracts for small and medium-sized businesses, including promissory notes, agency agreements, employment agreements, brokerage agreements, and licensing agreements.
- COMMERCIAL TRANSACTIONS
I advise my clients on various commercial transactions, including the preparation and interpretations of all manner of purchase and sale agreements. These may include orders, invoices, agreements for sale of a specific product or service, and agreements for licensing of a protected idea or product.
- TAX AND BUSINESS PLANNING
I help my clients negotiate and structure various business transactions to minimize adverse tax consequences and maximize tax benefits. This involves optimizing ownership and financial structures, structuring financial and contractual relationships between service providers and capital investors, and identifying tax-minimization opportunities in valuations and cost allocations.
- REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS
As a licensed real estate salesperson CBRE#01986413 I am authorized to help my clients in buying/selling their real estate and businesses.