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The Chicago Law Firm of

Collins & Collins

The Chicago business law firm of Collins & Collins provides efficient and effective legal counsel in a wide range of business and commercial law matters encountered by individuals, businesses, and nonprofit organizations. The business attorneys at Collins & Collins have extensive practical business experience and business law training, and serve as general counsel and registered agents for a variety of businesses.      

The Firm’s clients include health care companies, school bus companies, trucking companies, food distributors, wholesale and warehousing companies, tool and die companies, real estate developers, metal manufacturers, advertising companies, real estate development companies, private schools, and publishing companies.

Business Formation / Choice of Entity
The business lawyers  at Collins & Collins advise clients on all business law issues associated with forming and maintaining a solid business. Our practice includes advice and representation in matters involving the formation of sole proprietorships, joint ventures, partnerships, limited liability partnerships (LLPs), limited liability companies (LLCs), series LLCs, corporations, and other business forms. We have extensive experience helping clients complete the paperwork and establish the agreements (such as partnership agreements, articles, bylaws, and operating agreements) needed to establish a profitable business that is prepared for the challenges that lie ahead. 

Ongoing Support 
The business and commercial law practice at Collins & Collins provides comprehensive advice and representation to businesses at every stage of existence, including counsel for issues related to:

  • Contract Drafting, Negotiation, and Litigation 
  • Corporate Governance
  • Venture Capital 
  • Government Relations
  • Government Contracts
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Risk Management and Liability Issues
  • Buying and Selling a Business
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Banking and Finance
  • Creditor’s Rights
  • Technology and Computer Law
  • Employment Law (including EEOC claims, and discrimination and harassment suits)
  • Labor Law
  • Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Reorganization 
  • Restructuring
  • Real Estate Disputes
  • Construction Law
  • Transportation 
  • Intellectual Property (trademarks, copyrights, and licensing)
  • Securities Law
  • Stock Purchases / Sales
  • Taxes
  • Advertising and Marketing

Business Succession Planning
Collins & Collins provides succession planning and other estate planning services for business owners. We recognize that you have worked hard to build your business; careful planning will ensure that the transition is stable, efficient, and successful.
Nonprofit Law
John Collins has extensive experience representing not-for-profit organizations throughout the U.S. and the world. Collins & Collins currently acts as outside general counsel for a wide variety of large and small nonprofit organizations. The Firm’s not-for-profit practice includes advice and representation for issues related to:

  • Formation
  • Governance
  • Budgets
  • Fundraising
  • Employment Policies  
  • Sponsorship and Licensing Agreements
  • Television Broadcast Agreements
  • E-Commerce Agreements
  • Antitrust
  • Civil Litigation
  • Collective Bargaining
  • Restructuring 
  • Arbitration

Contact Collins & Collins today to schedule a consultation. 

Law Offices of Collins & Collins

8 South Michigan, Suite 1414
Chicago, IL 60603

Phone : 312-201-8700
FAX: 312-606-0234

The Illinois litigation attorneys & capital gains law attorneys at the Chicago real estate law firm of Collins & Collins serve clients in Illinois and northwest Indiana, including Chicago' south suburbs and north shore, in communities such as Lake Forest, Oak Brook, and Hinsdale, and Cook, Lake, and DuPage counties. Collins & Collins provides sports law representation nationally and internationally.

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