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Keeping A Business Productive While Managing Disputes

What happens to a business when one member of a two-member limited liability company attempts to freeze the other member out of the business? There are myriad responses and strategies for determining the answer to questions such as “who keeps the company?” or “how are decisions made?”

These are complex cases because the business is still running, and business decisions have to be made while the legal battle is raging. At The Postlethwaite Law Firm PLLC, attorney Preston J. Postlethwaite understands there’s a corollary objective that requires a fair hand with the other side. He vigorously advocates for his clients while remaining keenly focuses on the bigger picture, which is the life of the business entity. Even if the fighting is in court, a business still needs to make decisions.

The Right Legal Advocacy For Your Business

The Postlethwaite Law Firm PLLC serves owners or members of closely held businesses in a wide range of industries when disputes arise within the company or between owners and/or managers. Preston handles a full scope of disputes such as:

  • Breach of contract
  • Fraud
  • Breach of fiduciary duties
  • Business torts
  • Shareholder members freeze outs
  • Derivative actions
  • Removal of trustees

Preston is on the list of Super Lawyers Rising Stars for New York’s top-rated business litigation attorneys in 2021. The Rising Stars list includes less than 2.5% of business litigation attorneys in state who are either under 40 years old or practicing law for under 10 years.

Contact The Postlethwaite Law Firm PLLC

Preston successfully represents clients in a full range of courts and arbitral venues in New York, including:

  • New York State Supreme Courts
  • Surrogate’s Courts
  • Commercial Divisions
  • Appellate Divisions
  • Federal District Courts
  • American Arbitration Association (AAA)
  • Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Services (JAMS)

The firm is not a high-volume business. Preston tailors distinguished legal advocacy shaped to succeed. Send an email or call The Postlethwaite Law Firm PLLC in New York at 646-453-6793 to schedule a consultation.