Business Transactions

Business TransactionsIt is always advisable to hire an experienced California lawyer to discuss business formation issues or answer your business transaction questions. The laws that are applicable to your business transaction are varied and often complicated, so it is invaluable being represented by an engaged attorney who believes in you and your business.

The advantage of retaining the Law Office of Mitchell A. Port for your legal representation and as a legal consultant is that you are hiring a business attorney who specializes in business transactions and tax controversy. When you are establishing or growing a successful business that may from time to time experience difficulties common to business owners, you want a creative and knowledgeable attorney on your side.

Mitch Port’s expertise in these areas enables the business entrepreneur to navigate his or her course more smoothly while avoiding errors that can cause potentially significant and costly problems. You will have Mitch’s personal attention on every matter related to your case, and he provides practical, no-nonsense and cost-effective solutions in an efficient and timely fashion.


When setting up a business, there are many important decisions to consider. Mitch Port is a business transaction specialist who will advise you regarding these decisions and help you to implement them.

One of the more important decisions you will make is to select the type of business entity you would like to establish, such as:

  • Limited Liability Partnership
  • Partnership
  • Sole proprietorship
  • Limited Liability Company
  • S-Corporation
  • C-Corporation

The law Office of Mitchell A. Port will also work with you on corporate minutes; the drafting, reviewing, and negotiation of contracts and business agreements; and the buying or selling of a business and/or other assets. If you have children who will run and own the company in the future, he will work with you to develop a business succession plan.

In addition to working with you to select and form your new business entity, Mitch will also help you when you want to dissolve your business or change it to a different kind of entity. Utilizing Mitch Port’s tax expertise, he will help you make the proper elections to maximize your tax benefits and avail yourself to other advantageous business strategies.

Mitch represents business entrepreneurs, small businesses and corporations throughout Orange County, Ventura County, Los Angeles County, and Santa Barbara County, with many of his clients located in Culver City, Venice, West Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, East Los Angeles, Inglewood, Los Angeles, and the San Fernando Valley cities of Calabasas, Encino, Sherman Oaks, and Woodland Hills.

Mitch Port invites you to contact him if you have any questions about business transactions or contract-related matters. Please fill out the online form on this page or send him an e-mail at: You can also reach Mitch by calling the Law Office of Mitchell A. Port at (310) 559 5259 or (toll-free) 1-877-ASK-MY-ATTORNEY (877-275-6928). Mitch Port will answer your relevant inquiry with no obligation required from you.