Schmidt & Long, Business Lawyer Benjamin Long, Ferndale, Michigan

If you run a business, you never know when a legal question could bring your company to a halt. Whether your business is just starting up or planning for growth, you need a business lawyer to help you meet your corporate goals.

At Schmidt & Long, PLLC, in Ferndale, Michigan, we are here to help you plan for all your business needs. No matter where your company is in its life span, Long can help you make sure you have a smooth road forward.

Schmidt & Long Business Attorney

Business Startup and Entity Formation

The first step to launching a successful business is planning. If you have a new idea for a company and want to get things started right, Business lawyer Benjamin Long can help you lay the foundation. With personalized service at reasonable rates, we can help you with all your business startup needs. From proper entity selection to corporate planning, he ensures businesses are properly situated for success.

Progressive Business Planning

The key to business growth is having a plan to success. At Schmidt & Long, PLLC, we operate by the rule:

“A man who does not plan long ahead will find trouble at his door.” – Confucius

With experience as business owners and entrepreneurs, along with Attorney Benjamin Long’s MBA and Masters in Law in corporate finance, we will help you chart a course for success.

Freelancer Legal Services

If you are one of the growing number of freelancer professionals, you could soon be facing a host of unique legal issues. You may have questions about how to protect your assets, or make the best of your business opportunities. Or maybe you are just looking for your next gig. At Schmidt & Long, we understand the challenges that Freelancers face. That’s why we created the Metro Detroit Freelancers Network. This educational and networking organization will help you grow your freelancer business so you can spend more time doing what you love.

Non-Profit Organization and Tax-Exempt Status

As the founder of the Ferndale Cat Shelter, Attorney Benjamin Long has experience creating and running a non-business entity in line with state and federal law. Non-profit organizations have to meet comply with a number of filing and regulatory restrictions. Long knows how to help your charity or social entity meet those obligations, so you can focus on the good work you are doing in the community.

Contract Drafting, Negotiation, and Dispute Resolution

Contracts are the glue that holds your business together. From your initial operating agreement to service contracts and joint venture agreements, we will help you negotiate and draft documents that will help you get business done. And when disputes do arise, we will help you resolve your concerns quickly and avoid court whenever possible.

Freelancers' Lawyers

Looking out for the business interests of the freelance economy.

Landlord Business Issues

Helping you run your rental properties like a business.

Succession Planning

Making sure your business lasts, even longer than you do.

Get Business Law Help from Schmidt & Long

When your business is on the line, a proactive approach can be the difference between maintenance and growth. We can help you get there. Contact Schmidt & Long, PLLC, in Ferndale, Michigan to schedule a free consultation with business lawyer Benjamin Long. He’ll help you plan for the future and put the paperwork together to get it done.