Ballard, Stephenson & Waters, P.C. has represented many companies and businesses regarding their day-to-day legal needs and has been exclusive outside counsel to several businesses.  When your company is faced with the prospect of business litigation, you need to feel confident in not only the knowledge and experience of your litigation attorney, but also his or her dedication to addressing your needs and offering the best options to help you achieve your legal goals. The firm has represented both companies and shareholders in shareholder disputes involving such matters as employee stock option plans, access to company records, the issuance of dividends, duties of loyalty, and conflicts of interest. The firm has represented companies in many cases involving contract disputes with suppliers, vendors, and independent contractors.  Ballard, Stephenson & Waters, P.C. regularly handles a wide range of legal disputes for individual and corporate clients of all sizes and complexities.  We understand that successful business litigation is built on a foundation of knowledge, trust, and a strong attorney-client relationship, and we are passionate in our dedication to achieving our clients’ goals. We also understand that litigation is not the right option for all cases, and do not hesitate to counsel clients on other options, including alternate dispute resolution (ADR), when it is in their best interest.

Areas of Business & General Litigation Include:

  • Business formations
  • Business tort claims
  • Construction litigation
  • Contract disputes
  • Employment non-compete litigation
  • Membership agreements
  • Partnership agreements
  • Purchase & sales
  • Traditional business disputes