Experienced Counsel for All Your Business Needs

In today's economy, new and existing businesses have little margin for error. Our lawyers work as a team to provide a comprehensive range of quality legal services for business and employment matters — services that deliver real value to our clients.

Business owners in Central Illinois trust the experienced representation we provide at Benckendorf & Benckendorf, P.C. Regardless of the size of the business, it can benefit from knowledgeable guidance during all stages of its life. We assist entrepreneurs, startups, sole proprietorships, existing businesses and other ventures.

Our business law attorneys have the experience to provide counsel in a range of business matters, including:

  • Business formation and organization — Ensure you choose the appropriate entity to meet your goals now and in the future.
  • Choosing an LLC or corporation — Small business owners often have to decide between these entities. We can help you choose the right one.
  • Financial matters — Banking and finance are critical elements of running a business. We'll protect your interests.
  • Tax planning and advice — We help businesses maximize tax advantages and reduce liability.
  • Employment policies — Drafting employment policies and keeping employee handbooks updated can protect your business from disputes and other problems.
  • Restrictive covenants — Protect company information, clients and trade secrets with noncompete and nondisclosure agreements.
  • Contract review — You can save time and money by having the appropriate contacts in place. Our attorneys can draft or review contracts and leases to ensure the terms protect you from potential disputes and litigation.
  • Business litigation — When issues arise, you can rely on us to help you resolve them. We have the experience to resolve disputes through negotiation, mediation or arbitration. If necessary, we will take cases to trial to protect our clients' rights.

Protect Your Business Interests

To schedule an appointment with one of our business law attorneys, please call 309-265-0812 or contact us online.