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Austin is known for great live music, outstanding food, all types of entertainment, a growing tech hub, and international commerce. When residents and businesses need first-rate legal counsel, they turn to Sul Lee Law Firm, the experienced choice in commercial litigation, real estate, franchise law, eSports, and intellectual property. 

Whether you are new to the Austin landscape or have an established presence, we are committed to your success. Trust our legal team to work strategically to achieve the best results. Call us today for a confidential consultation. 

Austin’s Choice For Business and Intellectual Property Law

As a local law firm, Sul Lee Law is attuned to the needs of the Austin business community and the Texas business culture. Our comprehensive legal services include: 

Business Formation

Austin is a magnet for entrepreneurs and startups that face several challenges when forming new businesses. Our firm stands ready to assist with all aspects of the process, including:

  • Selecting the appropriate business entity – corporation, partnership, LLC
  • Preparing foundational documents – Articles of Incorporation, bylaws, and corporate resolutions
  • Obtaining licenses and permits

Post-launch, our attorneys provide fractional legal services to keep your business moving in the right direction.

Negotiating Business Transactions

Growing your business takes engaging in business transactions, and success hinges on having strategic representation. That’s where Sul Lee Law steps in. We regularly guide clients through stock sales, asset sales, and mergers and prepare the underlying transaction documents, including:

  • Letters of intent
  • Purchase and sales agreements
  • Buy-sell agreements
  • Non-compete/nondisclosure agreements
  • Employment agreements
  • Vendor agreements
  • IP licensing agreements

When you partner with us, we will provide trustworthy advice and objective insights to help you achieve your objectives. 

Corporate Law Services

At Sul Lee Law, we leverage our knowledge of the Texas Business Organizations Code to advise for-profit, nonprofit, and special-purpose corporations on:

  • Corporate transactions
  • Commercial litigation
  • Corporate governance
  • Executive employment agreements and employee benefits
  • Intellectual property

When you work with us, you can expect to receive informed guidance tailored to your needs, challenges, and objectives.

Commercial Real Estate in Austin

Austin is home to numerous tech and telecommunications, with new businesses coming to the city each year, fueling the commercial real estate market. When it comes to buying, selling, leasing, or developing commercial property, working with an experienced lawyer who knows the local markets in Austin can make all the difference. From negotiating purchase and sales agreements to resolving disputes and insurance claims, trust Sul Lee Law to help you navigate the commercial real estate market and achieve your objectives

Liberating Businesses From Disputes

Business disputes come with the territory in Austin, but when they rise to the level of litigation, having strategic representation is crucial. Our firm has extensive experience prosecuting and defending all types of business disputes, including:

  • Breach of contract
  • Fraud, misrepresentation
  • Employment disputes (employer side)
  • IP disputes (infringement, misappropriation)
  • Partnership disputes
  • Shareholder disputes
  • Tortious interference
  • Vendor disputes 

We leverage our negotiating skills to achieve the best results at the bargaining table but are well-prepared to litigate if necessary. You can rely on us to protect your rights and interests in and out of the courtroom. 

International Trade 

International trade is essential to Austin’s economy. For navigating cross-border transactions, international laws, and regulations, Sul Lee Law is the seasoned choice. We have an impeccable reputation as dedicated advocates of Asian-American-owned and transnational businesses well-versed in the nuances of international trade.

Intellectual Property Law

If you are creating innovative products and bringing them to the market, protecting your intellectual property rights is crucial. Our attorneys use their in-depth knowledge of intellectual property laws to advise clients on: 

  • Copyrights – We can assist with copyright registrations, drafting cease and desist letters, and, if necessary, filing a copyright infringement lawsuit.
  • Trademarks – Our legal team regularly conducts searches of the USPTO registry for existing trademarks, registers trademarks, and handles trademark infringement litigation.
  • Trade secrets – Our firm can help protect your confidential business information and trade secrets through well-conceived non-compete and nondisclosure agreements. 

Intellectual property assets have intrinsic value, giving you an advantage in the marketplace. At Sul Lee Law, protecting your IP rights is our priority. 

Franchise Law

Our firm works with clients on both sides of the franchise model, advising on matters such as:

  • Buying and selling franchises and territories
  • Franchise agreements, franchise disclosure documents (FDDs ), and related documents
  • Franchise registrations
  • Franchise law compliance
  • Franchise sales
  • Managing franchisor-franchisee relationships
  • Dispute resolution

Austin Esports Lawyers

At Sul Lee Law, our team of esports lawyers advises professional gamers, streamers, content creators, on-air talent, coaches, analysts, esports teams, and companies on matters such as:

  • Esports and professional gaming law
  • Trademark and copyrights
  • Contract analysis, drafting, review, and negotiation
  • Player and team sponsorship 
  • Endorsement agreements

Fractional Legal Services for Austin Businesses

For Austin businesses without in-house counsel or a lawyer on retainer, Sul Lee Law provides fractional legal services on:

  • Corporate governance
  • Financing
  • Tax planning
  • Employment law
  • Risk management
  • Dispute resolution
  • Business dissolution 

Whether you only need advice on day-to-day issues or more comprehensive legal services, we will tailor our advice and counsel to your unique circumstances and objectives. 

Contact Our Experienced Austin Business Law Attorney Today!

At Sul Lee Law, we deliver unparalleled legal services to the Austin business community. Contact us today to learn how we can help grow your business.