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Our business attorneys have what it takes to help your business succeed. The cost- effective fees for representation by extremely committed attorneys with wide ranges of experience make us an excellent and efficient choice for your business.

Our business attorneys have what it takes to help your business succeed. The cost- effective fees for representation by extremely committed attorneys with wide ranges of experience make us an excellent and efficient choice for your business.

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In this video, Illinois Business attorney Kevin O'Flaherty describes why O'Flaherty Law is the best choice for your business matter.

  • We Are Affordable!  We understand that the last thing your business needs are extensive legal fees.  We work hard to provide affordable rates and ensure you will never be surprised by an expensive bill.   Our goal is to build long-term relationships with our clients and want them to feel confident allowing us to help them.   
  • We provide excellent customer service! Our Illinois business attorneys take pride in providing expert legal guidance and counsel.  Some of our clients have taken the time out of their busy day to leave us glowing reviews.  Additionally, Kevin O’Flaherty was named as one of the Suburban Magazine’s Best Under 40 in 2015.
  • We are Comprehensive!  Our Illinois business, corporate & contract Law attorneys have extensive knowledge in almost every area of the law.  We understand businesses often need other legal needs including estate planning, litigation and dispute resolution, bankruptcy, debt negotiation, and real estate law. We ensure you never have to look anywhere else for a trusted attorney and help with the legal matters your business needs.

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5002 Main St, Ste. 201 Downers Grove, IL 60515

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105 Jackson Avenue, Ste. 4b Naperville , IL 60540

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​110 E. Schiller Street, Ste. 220B ​Elmhurst, IL 60126

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8411 Pyott Road, Ste. 107, ​Lake in the Hills, IL 60156

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​16557 Oak Park Avenue, Ste. B, Tinley Park, IL 60477

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210 S Fifth St, Ste. 107B, St. Charles, IL 60174

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Kevin O'Flaherty oversees all legal matters and is actively involved in making sure every client's case, big or small, is handled with excellence and attention to detail. He is available to contact through phone and email and his rates are available upon request.

Here's What Our Client's Have to Say:

John Paul Clancy
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"Kevin and his firm, O'Flaherty Law, are friendly, efficient, knowledgeable and professional. Kevin is a master at bringing people together and sharing ideas."

Kevin Sender
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"Kevin O'Flaherty and his team at O'Flaherty Law are among the friendliest and easiest to work with attorneys I've dealt with. I would suggest them to any friends or business associates."

Kevin O'Flaherty was instrumental during the purchase process of my new house. I highly recommend him and the entire firm!

An excellent client experience, I recommend O'Flaherty Law to all of my clients that have a need for consultation in family law.

John Paul Clancy
Says...
"Kevin and his firm, O'Flaherty Law, are friendly, efficient, knowledgeable and professional. Kevin is a master at bringing people together and sharing ideas."
Kevin Sender
Says...
"Kevin O'Flaherty and his team at O'Flaherty Law are among the friendliest and easiest to work with attorneys I've dealt with. I would suggest them to any friends or business associates."
Mike Stehlik
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"Kevin and his team are my "Go To" resource for clients that need estate planning"
Kevin Koc
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Kevin O'Flaherty was instrumental during the purchase process of my new house. I highly recommend him and the entire firm!
Stephen Petersen
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An excellent client experience, I recommend O'Flaherty Law to all of my clients that have a need for consultation in family law.
Troy Golden
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Kevin is an excellent attorney. He helped me incorporate by business and provides legal counsel as need. I highly recommend him.

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How to Move Your Corporation or LLC to a Different State

In this Learn About Law podcast & videoblog, attorney Kevin O'Flaherty of O'Flaherty Law discusses the ways to move your corporation or LLC to another state. This process can involve a lot more thought than you would think. Kevin O'Flaherty goes over three scenarios that may fit into your business.

In this article we explain how to move a corporation or LLC and wish to a different state.  There are several different options for accomplishing a corporate relocation depending on your business goals, we describe each in detail. 

Option 1: Keep Your Corporation or LLC Active in the Original State and file a Foreign Registration in the New State

If you plan to continue doing business in the original state, typically the best option is keeping your corporation or LLC active in the original state and register in the new state as a foreign....

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In this article we explain how to move a corporation or LLC and wish to a different state.  There are several different options for accomplishing a corporate relocation depending on your business goals, we describe each in detail. 

Option 1: Keep Your Corporation or LLC Active in the Original State and file a Foreign Registration in the New State

If you plan to continue doing business in the original state, typically the best option is keeping your corporation or LLC active in the original state and register in the new state as a foreign....

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Top Situations In Which You Should Consult Your Business Attorney

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Illinois business lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty explains the differences between corporations and LLCs.

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In this article, our Illinois business lawyers explain when business owners should consult with their corporate attorneys. It is important to have an open line of communication with your business attorney and when you have a problem, we will be there to solve it.

  • Incorporating Your Business: Our Illinois business attorneys assist you in making the most appropriate choice for your business and explain the benefits of incorporation and corporations.  We prepare all registrations and filings and ensure that you take full advantage of the benefits associated with incorporation.
  • Annual Maintenance:  To be successful in protecting business owners from business debt, personal liability or self-employment taxes, corporation or LLC formalities must be kept current.  It isn't enough to file Articles of Incorporation with the Secretary of State, your status must be maintained in order to avoid potential penalties.  
  • Contract Drafting & Review:  Any time your business is engaged in a significant business transaction, our Illinois contract attorneys should draft and review the agreement.  Properly drafted agreements ensure your rights are protected and having them reviewed and helps avoid potentially costly litigation and put your business in the best position should a dispute arise.  

Read the full article by our Illinois business lawyers explaining when it makes sense to consult your corporate attorney.

Why Should I Work With Attorney For Illinois Incorporation & Corporate Maintenance?

In this article, our Illinois business lawyers explain why it makes sense to work with a corporate lawyer when incorporating your corporation or LLC in Illinois. Maintaining your corporate status means an attention to detail. Our Illinois business & corporate attorneys will ensure all corporate formalities are met and your status is maintained. We provide ongoing assistance in these areas and more:

Read more by our Illinois Business Attorneys explaining reasons to work with a corporate attorney when incorporating your corporation or LLC in Illinois.

Illinois business lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty explains the reasons you should work with an attorney when incorporating your business.

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In this article, our Illinois business lawyers explain why it makes sense to work with a corporate lawyer when incorporating your corporation or LLC in Illinois. Maintaining your corporate status means an attention to detail. Our Illinois business & corporate attorneys will ensure all corporate formalities are met and your status is maintained. We provide ongoing assistance in these areas and more:

Read more by our Illinois Business Attorneys explaining reasons to work with a corporate attorney when incorporating your corporation or LLC in Illinois.

Minority Shareholders' Rights in Illinois Closely Held S-Corps And LLCs Explained

Illinois business lawyer Kevin O'Flaherty explains minority shareholders' rights in Illinois S-Corps and LLCs.

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In this article, our Illinois corporate attorneys explain minority shareholder rights in Illinois closely held s-corps and LLCs. A minority interest in a Corporation or LLC is a shareholder of a corporation or a member of LLC who does not control the operations of the business.  In practice, a minority shareholder is generally anyone who owns less than 50% of the shares of the company and therefore does not have voting power over the company’s decisions.

What Special Rights and Remedies Do Minority Shareholders of Close Corporations and LLCs Have in Illinois? Read more in our article about these topics and more

  • ‍Minority Shareholders’ Rights to Notice and Voting at Shareholder Meetings
  • ‍Minority Shareholders’ Rights to Access Business Information
  • ‍Breach of Fiduciary Duty  
  • ‍Remedies for Oppression of Shareholders

Read more by our Illinois business attorneys about Illinois closely held S-Corps and LLCs.

Our Illinois Business Lawyers are Happy To Meet With You in DuPage County, Will County, McHenry County, Kane County, Kendall County, Grundy County, Kankakee County, Dekalb County, LaSalle County, at our offices in Downers Grove, Elmhurst, Naperville, Lake in the Hills, Tinley Park, St. Charles or Any Other Location Convenient To You.

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