Chicago Business Lawyer
Long-lasting compliance and profitability
Some Chicago business lawyers will advise clients to focus, singularly, on putting out fires. But we believe that effective solutions include prevention measures. Our team of lawyers takes a holistic approach; we’re skilled at identifying potential bombs before they blow and pinpointing overlooked cost-saving strategies.
Chicago business lawyers for all development stages
Our clients typically stick with us throughout every stage of development. Over the years, we’ve gained invaluable experience at every level—allowing us to best serve a wide variety of individuals, entrepreneurs, and businesses of all sizes.
Industry and government contacts benefit you
We believe in the power of building strong, lasting relationships. Our team has developed and maintained important contacts in both the government and business worlds—and the information we gather is used to keep you one step ahead of the competition.
Multi-disciplined Chicago business lawyers
Gordon Law Group also has an in-house accounting division. As a result, we’re uniquely equipped to handle myriad business transactions—takeovers, mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, joint ventures, general sales, stock/asset purchases—and the attendant tax implications.
International, federal, state, and local coverage
Today’s market is a global one, and as such, businesses must be mindful of international, federal, state, and local regulations. Failure to comply at any level can result in steep penalties—and in the most extreme cases, criminal charges.
Business law blog: News & resources
Supreme Court Limits FTC’s Ability to Obtain Restitution for Deceptive Marketing
How will deceptive advertising lawsuits be impacted now that a favorite FTC enforcement tool is gone?…
Equity Compensation: 4 Alternatives to Stock Options
Equity compensation is popular for both companies and employees, but the most well-known method—awarding stock options—comes with important drawbacks. Here are 4 alternative ways to do…
Profits Interest: How LLC Owners Can Grant Employees a Piece of the Pie
Profits interest allows employees to share in company profits. It’s a popular alternative to stock options, especially for LLCs.…
Phantom Stocks: Grow Your Business and Incentivize Employees Without Giving Up Ownership
Phantom stocks (aka shadow stocks) allow employees to share in company profits, while owners can retain full…
John McAfee Retains Gordon Law Group to Defend Against Charges of Tax Evasion, Securities Fraud
The antivirus software pioneer has retained Gordon Law Group to lead his defense against charges from the Department of…
Can an LLC Issue Stock?
How to take advantage of equity compensation with an…