Contracts and Business Transactions

Assisting Business Clients in Complex Commercial Transactions

The Contracts and Business Transactions practice at Kolesar & Leatham provides strategic guidance and skilled representation in a full range complex commercial transactions. Our attorneys work with national and multi-national corporations, small and mid-sized businesses, partnerships, individuals and other entities in Las Vegas, throughout Nevada and around the world. Since we have an extensive understanding of the Nevada’s business environment, corporate and tax counsel throughout the nation frequently rely on our firm for targeted advice on the application of Nevada law to their most sophisticated business transactions.


Offering Effective Solutions at Every Stage of the Business Cycle

Kolesar & Leatham’s lawyers develop practical and effective solutions that help clients take advantage of Nevada’s business-friendly environment. We have extensive experience working with companies at every phase of the business cycle, from initial company formation through all stages of growth and development. Our in-depth legal knowledge and relationships within the business community enable us to assist clients operating across a variety of industries from banking, hospitality and manufacturing to insurance, retail and professional organizations.

Our team is comprised of highly experienced commercial lawyers who are well-recognized for their ability to get the job done. Whether our clients are seeking advice on everyday business transactions or dealing with extraordinary circumstances, we deliver pragmatic, strategic counsel focused on helping our clients achieve their business and financial objectives. Our transactional team structures, negotiates and closes all types of contracts and business transactions, including:

  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Joint Ventures
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Asset Securitizations and Related Transactions
  • Commercial and Residential Real Estate Transactions
  • Licensing Agreements
  • Leases
  • Construction Contracts
  • Loans and Financing Agreements
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Executive Compensation Agreements

Our transactional team has developed a reputation for being strong advocates who take a personalized and proactive approach to the practice of law. We work one on one with our clients so that we have a complete understanding of their immediate business needs as well as their long term goals and objectives. In every deal that we structure and negotiate, our transactional attorneys carefully analyze the situation to identify and resolve potential issues before they become problems. Should a transaction-related dispute arise requiring litigation, our firm is well-positioned to provide business and commercial litigation services both locally and across the nation.


Meeting The Diverse Demands of Businesses

At Kolesar & Leatham our clients benefit from our firm’s diverse disciplines and practice areas. In today’s business environment, commercial deals and transactions often involve multiple issues and overlapping areas of the law. Our clients have immediate access to leading attorneys working in a broad range of practices, such as banking and finance, administrative and governmental affairs, intellectual property, litigation, real estate and sports, entertainment and gaming law. Our multidisciplinary approach ensures that regardless of the issue or problem, our firm can provide your business with the knowledge and experience necessary to meet your most important and challenging transactional needs.