San Diego Business Attorney

Odgers Law Group, experienced business attorneys in San Diego have the skills and expertise to serve healthcare professionals in both the dental and medical fields with an emphasis on practice transitions, employment agreements, office leases, practice compliance, dispute resolution, and estate planning.

Here are some of the legal services we offer to business owners and families

Business Formations

Are you considering starting a business in San Diego? Worried about the liability that may come with that business as you interact with customers, clients or patients? At Odgers Law Group we work with small business owners and entrepreneurs to help them identify the liability and risks of their ventures. From there we help them set up the right type of business entity so that they can protect their personal assets. We help clients set up:

Understanding your options  with the guidance of a California business attorney will help to insure that you make the right decisions regarding tax consequences, ownership restrictions, and liability.

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Dental Transactions

Are you a California dentist who is considering purchasing a dental practice? Have you built a successful dental practice and would like to recoup your investment and retire comfortably?  As California Dental Attorneys we work with dentists on buying and selling dental practices. It is important to find an attorney who has experience in dental transactions. An inexperienced attorney can end up costing you extra for the time it takes for them to learn the intricacies of the dental field; or have an unfavorable outcome on terms like the purchase price of accounts receivable, compensation for re-treatments, amount of supplies left on hand, or the allocation of the purchase price. A few of the services we provide for dentists are:

  • professional dental corporations;
  • dental purchase agreements;
  • dental office leases;
  • dental office space share agreements;
  • Dental Partnership Agreements
  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • non-compete provisions; and
  • associate employment agreements.

If you are a California dentist and would like to talk to a dental attorney about any legal matters related to your business, feel free to reach out to us at Odgers Law Group for a free consultation.

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Wills and Trusts

In California if you do not proactively plan for the transfer and management of your assets upon your death, the courts will look to the California statutes to make decisions on your behalf. Not only will the state be making the decisions on your behalf, but the attorneys fees for the administration will likely be taken from your estate, thus leaving less for your loved ones. This can easily be avoided by setting up a comprehensive estate plan while you are alive and well. A few of the estate planning documents help clients draft are:

  • revocable living trusts;
  • wills;
  • financial power of attorneys;
  • health care power of attorneys;
  • guardian provisions;
  • HIPPA authorizations;
  • living wills;
  • ILIT’s
  • and memorial instructions

At Odgers Law Group, we help individuals and families transfer their assets when they want, to whom they want, in the way they want, while avoiding any unnecessary taxes, legal fees, and family turmoil. 

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Business Contracts

Negotiation business contracts is a finely tuned skill. Being a business owner emotions can easily get in the way of getting the best deal. At Odgers Law Group we pride ourselves on negotiating deals that save our clients money and protect them throughout all stages of their business. We take an extensive amount of time understanding our clients business and are experts at thinking out side of the box to create win-win solutions. With a well negotiated and thoroughly drafted contract, business owners can avoid many of the disputes than can run a small business into the ground. We have expertise in:

  • mergers and acquisitions;
  • equipment lease contracts;
  • employment contracts;
  • buy-sell agreements;
  • independent contractor agreements;
  • lease agreements;
  • real estate contracts; and
  • non-disclosure agreements.

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