The decision to buy or sell a business involves 4 legal steps to make certain that it will be a successful transaction for both parties. This webinar is designed to provide an overview of those legal steps to follow when buying/selling an entity or its assets so that risk of facing legal ramifications can be avoided should any issues arise after the closing of a sale. In depth details on the following steps will be reviewed:
Negotiating Base Terms
Closing & Transfer of Ownership
More about our Presenter - Laurie Lee
Laurie M. Lee, owner of The Legal Department, is a Florida business attorney who focuses on helping small service businesses. She was awarded Jax Chamber Professional Women’s Council 2021 Women Business Owner of The Year and the SBA 2019 North Florida Woman Owned Business of the Year. She’s AV Preeminent® Peer-Rated by Martindale-Hubbell® (highest possible rating) and has a Superb AVVO® Rating: 10 out of 10. She’s a member of the Jacksonville Bar Association, serving from 2020-2021 as the co-chair of the Solo and Small Firm Committee. She’s served as the President of the Small Business Resource Network and is a board member of the Women Business Owners of Northeast Florida. Laurie conducts the “Legal Matters” course for the Jacksonville Women’s Business Center and regularly speaks for UNF business classes, as well as workshops for the SBDC and Score. She is a graduate of the University of Florida, Levin College of Law, with honors in 2003.