Corporate Law

Phifer Pinkham’s corporate practice covers a broad range of transactional and advisory work on behalf of our business clients. Whether a business is on a growth trajectory or in transition, Phifer Pinkham serves as strategic partner during critical stages and provides effective counsel and proactive representation throughout the life cycle of its business clients.  We represent businesses ranging in size from small start-up companies to established large corporations.

The lawyers of Phifer Pinkham have substantial experience negotiating and drafting multi-faceted contracts that address the complex business needs of its clients, bringing sound judgment and strategic advice to all of it’s clients’ corporate transactions. Our highly skilled attorneys understand business from not just a legal perspective, but from a tax, financial, and practical perspective and we are committed to ensuring and protecting our clients’ success.


Examples of our practice areas include:

  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Debt and Equity Financing
  • Private Equity
  • Commercial Contracts and Leases
  • Business Succession Planning
  • Corporate Governance
  • Proactive Business-to-Business Counsel
  • Employment Arrangements and Agreements
  • Executive Compensation and Incentive Based Planning
  • Strategic Tax Planning
  • Start Up Planning including Choice of Entity and Formation
  • Strategic Alliances and Joint ventures
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Transactions
  • Business and Commercial Litigation


We understand that ultimately our clients engage us to provide advice, counsel, and guidance, which are in and of themselves are intangible in nature. Therefore, we focus on converting that advice, counsel, and guidance to tangible and quantifiable results for our clients, by facilitating the implementation of policies, processes and practices, that provide real practical benefits to our clients that can be measured, which is why our clients stay with us. If you are not already a client, we look forward to the opportunity of proving ourselves to you.