Arizona Business / Commercial Litigation

Ownership Disputes – Corporate Litigation Attorney – Arizona

Ownership Issue – Civil Defense Attorney - Arizona Burg SimpsonUnfortunately, small business owners, shareholders, and corporate partners, sometimes get caught up in disagreements with other owners or partners. Whether it is an argument over general obligations and responsibilities, contract commitments, or issues over expenses or revenue, these fights can be incredibly complicated and costly to resolve.

While these messy business owner disputes hit smaller and more closely held companies much more frequently, they can strike any size business at any time. Disagreements can arise over business decisions, contract terms or long-term strategy goals, just to name a few issues. Because so much is at stake, these disputes can be particularly emotional and problematic.

If a business dispute is casting a shadow over your business, do not take any chances. Get legal assistance from our experienced lawyers in Phoenix AZ. Contact us today by filling out a Free Case Evaluation form here or calling our Phoenix office at 602-777-7000 right now.

Businesses can break over any number of disputes. Some of the more common disagreements that threaten to break up business owners include:

  • Breach of contract: These disputes can arise over perceived or real contract breaches related to issues such as compensation, distribution of profits or division of assets, for example.
  • Breach of fiduciary duty: Shareholders in a company might sue over breach of fiduciary duty if they believe the company’s officers or board of directors did not act in their best interest.
  • Business termination: When the painful decision to close up shop is made, it can be made even worse when the owners cannot seem to agree on how best to cut their losses and share liabilities.
  • Minority shareholder dispute: If shareholders do not feel that a company’s leadership is making the best decisions in how the company is run or even if the majority shareholders unfairly discriminate against minority shareholders.
  • Fraud or criminal activity: Obviously, if a business owner commits some act of fraud – or any other illegal activity – it can lead to both criminal and civil litigation.

Our Arizona Lawyers in Phoenix Can Help

While litigation is always an option, sometimes these disputes can be handled best through mediation or even arbitration. Either method of alternative dispute resolution is much more cost-efficient and can settle the owner’s differences much more quickly than a protracted court battle. Burg Simpson Arizona is equipped with both the resources and experience to help your business no matter what.

If your company is involved in a dispute, things can get out of hand quickly. Do not try to resolve things on your own. Get legal help from a veteran trial lawyer in our Arizona office before you agree to or sign anything. Call Burg Simpson at 602-777-7000 or fill out a Free Case Evaluation form.

 August 20, 2019

Colorado and Company Interviews Burg Simpson’s Personal Injury Lawyers

Colorado and Company Interviews Burg Simpson’s Personal Injury Lawyers. Shareholders Peter W. Burg and Stephen J. Burg Discuss What to Do Following a Crash. If you have experienced a vehicle-related injury through the carelessness of another party, you could be eligible for damages for your pain, suffering, and loss. The Denver personal injury lawyers at… Read more »

 August 15, 2019

Burg Simpson Congratulates Our Best Lawyers in America!

Twenty-Seven Burg Simpson Attorneys named as The Best Lawyers in America ® 2020. Four lawyers were named 2020 Best Lawyers “Lawyer of the Year” in Their Practice Areas and Regions Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, P.C., one of America’s foremost plaintiff trial firms, is proud to announce the Best Lawyers in America accolades for… Read more »

 August 5, 2019

Bicycle Crashes: The Blame Game

Bicycle Crashes: The Blame Game By David P. Hersh, Shareholder and Avid Cyclist When it comes to crashes between cyclists and motor vehicles, it is essential to establish who is at fault for causing the accident.  Tort law in America operates on a system of responsibility – those who ride or drive on public ways… Read more »

 August 1, 2019

Michael Burg Discusses the Opioid Epidemic Litigation

Michael Burg Discusses the Opioid Epidemic Litigation. Michael Burg, shareholder and founder of Burg Simpson Eldredge Hersh & Jardine, recently appeared on the Ross Kaminski Show on KHOW to discuss the current opioid epidemic, and how the opioid lawsuit is seeking to hold drugmakers accountable for opioid-related addictions, injuries, and deaths. Michael Burg is one… Read more »

Burg Simpson | We Are Here To Help

 April 5, 2019

Burg Simpson | We Are Here To Help

Burg Simpson is a law firm committed to helping injured people rebuild their lives after a serious accident or injury. Our trial lawyers have handled nearly every kind of injury or wrongful death case. The team at Burg Simpson has the resources, nationwide reputation, or proven track record of success when it comes to helping… Read more »

Becoming Whole Again

 April 4, 2019

Becoming Whole Again

If you or a loved one has suffered a loss due to an injury or death because of the negligence of another, you are entitled to receive full and fair compensation for your pain and suffering. Burg Simpson’s office in Arizona can help you navigate your personal injury claim. Burg Simpson attorney, Scott A. Ambrose… Read more »

Arizona Medical Malpractice Team

 April 4, 2019

Arizona Medical Malpractice Team

Burg Simpson’s Arizona medical malpractice team is dedicated to helping seriously injured victims fight for their rights. Our Arizona medical malpractice team has over 75 years of combined experience in the medical malpractice arena. Burg Simpson associate Ronda Kelso worked as a nurse prior to entering the legal field. Ms. Kelso has the legal experience… Read more »

Burg Simpson Is About Changing Lives For The Better – That Is What We Do.

 April 4, 2019

Burg Simpson Is About Changing Lives For The Better – That Is What We Do.

Burg Simpson is a highly skilled team of trial lawyers with 40+ years of experience.  Our firm is not in it for a quick settlement or a quick check. It is our job to hold those accountable for the injuries and damages they have caused. Our goal is to get you justice and the settlement… Read more »

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