Elwell and Spain, PLLC | Norman, Oklahoma Estate Planning Law Office
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Business Planning and Formation

Oklahoma Business Planning

Business Formation

Starting a business with a proper legal foundation is essential. Missing out on limited liability or choosing an undesirable type of corporate entity are common mistakes made when creating a business.

Elwell an Spain, can help guide you through the process of starting a successful business, including the filing of required documents with the Secretary of State, creating an operating agreement that works for you and your business partners, and helping you find qualified third-parties, such as experienced CPAs. 


Physician contract review

Elwell and Spain has experience reviewing and advising physicians on their contracts. Elwell and Spain understands that these contracts are not just another employment contract. We understand the many complexities that a physician faces when evaluating a new contract. It’s not all about the salary. We pay close attention to other important factors such as, call schedules, disability insurance, malpractice indemnification, vacation allowances, student loan repayment, Stark Law implications, and wRVU minimums, among many other factors.

business planning and general counsel

Once your business is up and running, you may find that legal support is necessary to help with crucial decision making. Elwell and Spain can review contracts and employment agreements.

Elwell and Spain can also help protect a company's non-tangible assets whether through non-disclosure agreements, non-compete agreements, or trademarks. 


business succession planning

What happens when you are ready to retire? Elwell and Spain can help identify and implement a plan that achieves your goals for your company. These plans may include family members, employees, or outside groups.