Corporate & Business

At Burke Faulkner Law, we are proud to represent over 200 companies as outside corporate counsel.  We strive to deliver innovative, yet practical legal solutions for the businesses we represent with the goal of facilitating the business’ long-term success and longevity.  We see ourselves as a strategic business partner offering creative legal solutions to complex scenarios, while also helping our clients preserve and protect the business assets. Our team represents clients in transactions throughout Florida and the U.S., as both general and corporate counsel for emerging companies, family and closely held businesses, and middle-market companies.

As a strategic business partner, we strive to work with clients on all aspects of their business dealings. Our experience includes:

  • Business organization and structuring
  • Tax planning
  • Corporate governance
  • Executive compensation and employment contracts
  • Buy-Sell and Cross purchase agreements
  • Mergers & Acquisitions of small to mid-sized companies
  • Stock Purchase Agreements
  • Phantom stock/Membership interest plans
  • Franchise Agreements

Burke Faulkner Law, P.A. advises operating businesses on a wide array of corporate legal matters. Our capabilities include incorporation and formation of subordinate or affiliated business entities; corporate governance, executive compensation and employee benefits; and the structure and terms of contracts for the sale and distribution of products and services in Florida and beyond. Our lawyers also counsel clients on issues pertaining to owner succession and exit scenarios.

As our clients’ businesses and portfolios grow, they often seek opportunities to acquire or partner with companies that will support or enhance their existing businesses. Accordingly, at Burke Faulkner, we have forged strategic alliances to help connect our clients with companies and people who will help them reach their goals. We are proud to bring over 49 years of combined legal experience to our clients, along with the connections we have built across Tampa Bay as a result of living here for over 70 (combined) years.