BUSINESS LAW

Business Start-Ups & Formation

We help entrepreneurs launch new ventures such as limited liability companies and corporations. At The Fried Firm, we handle every aspect of corporate formation, restructuring, internal governance and general counsel. We assist small business owners reorganize or restructure their companies, including investments and acquisitions, mergers, and corporate dissolutions. We provide ongoing advice in regard to business operations, employee relations, and growth strategies.

Contract Law

It is our goal to act as in-house counsel for our clients’ business, so we can anticipate the next steps without having to be briefed. At The Fried Firm, we are comfortable facilitating operating agreements, website terms and conditions, and master service agreements. We clearly draft and closely examine contracts to maximize value and reduce risk. Every contract is tailored to the client’s specific needs and the circumstances of each particular transaction. 

Employment Law

The Fried Firm attorneys can provide counsel for the employment aspects of your business, including contract drafting for employees and independent contractors, facilitating onboarding processes (including W-4, I-9, and healthcare policies), establishing payroll and taxes, and drafting official employee handbooks and company policy.

Business Disputes & Litigation

Although we pride ourselves in keeping clients out of court, The Fried Firm’s litigation practice is prepared to handle almost any matter that winds up there.  We strive to resolve all litigation matters as efficiently, effectively and painlessly as possible.

Our Clients

  • Media companies
  • Record labels
  • Music publishing companies
  • Management & booking agencies
  • Film production companies
  • Recording artists
  • Songwriters & composers
  • Television personalities
  • Film & television producers, directors & editors
  • Digital agencies
  • Web, software, video game & app developers
  • Fashion, jewelry & lifestyle brands
  • Performance venues, bars & restaurants
  • Food & beverage companies
  • Authors
  • Illustrators & visual artists
  • Event producers
  • Photographers
  • Video production companies
  • Architects & interior designers
  • Arts collectives & art galleries
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Creators

THE FRIED FIRM NEW YORK CITY

231 Front Street, Suite 116
Brooklyn, NY 11201

Tel: (718) 422-0500
Fax: (718) 228-7603
everybody@thefriedfirm.com

THE FRIED FIRM LOS ANGELES

555 W 5th St, 35th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90013

Tel: (718) 422-0500
Fax: (718) 228-7603
everybody@thefriedfirm.com

OFFICE HOURS

Monday - Friday
9AM - 6PM

Saturday - Sunday
Closed

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