Business Transactions & Tax

Our Business Transactions & Tax group advises businesses of all shapes and sizes, both public and private, offering practical and proactive advice consistent with desired goals.

A growing business faces daily hurdles and challenges, and a seamless partnership between a business and its lawyers is an absolute necessity in today’s business environment. Confident, responsible growth requires efficient and insightful counsel.  Otten Johnson advises businesses of all shapes and sizes, both public and private, offering practical and proactive advice consistent with desired goals. Our approach creates transparency that can help make your business objectives a reality.

Our Approach:  Long-Term Relationships, Real-Time Efficiency

Corporate and individual business clients seek out and rely on our attorneys for expert counsel and advice.  Our lawyers take the long-term view, understanding that what happens today can have long-lasting impacts and that the best legal solution must also be practical and efficient. As a result, many of our lawyers have been advising the same business clients for many years through many transitions.

Our Business Transactions & Tax practice group represents clients in many contexts, including:

  • entity formation
  • corporate governance
  • venture capital and private equity
  • credit financing
  • joint ventures
  • tax planning
  • securities law
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • public offerings
  • restructuring and buyouts
  • product distribution agreements
  • technology issues, including licensing and e-commerce
  • antitrust matters
  • employment contracts
  • employee benefit plans
  • incentive planning
  • estate planning and business succession planning

With exemplary experience, Otten Johnson’s Business Transactions & Tax team continues to gain recognition not only in the Colorado market, but across the country. Applying passion for client service matched only by their depth of expertise, our attorneys help clients to build successful business outcomes.