To compete in today’s marketplace, corporate clients need strong, diplomatic business lawyers on their team to help them decide when to avoid conflict and when to be aggressive. At Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig we combine experience and expertise with energy and efficiency to deliver World Class corporate legal services at the regional level. Our clients are Mid-Atlantic businesses of all sizes that rely on us to support all of their legal needs with confidence – knowing that we will represent them in a logical and tactful manner while being as assertive as needed to protect their interests. With an emphasis on providing exceptional value and unmatched customer service, Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig is a leader among regional law firms that focus on small-to-mid-sized businesses and the wide array of legal challenges they face.

Our firm offers a one-stop shop for all of your business matters, including:

  • General Corporate Advice & Strategy Planning
  • Company Formation & Corporate Governance
  • Franchising
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Buy-ins & Buy-outs
  • Private Placement Offerings & Investment Agreements
  • Owner/Partner Agreements
  • Joint Ventures & Teaming Agreements
  • Entertainment contracts
  • Loan Documents
  • Secured Transactions (UCC)
  • Alcohol & Beverage Commission representation (VA ABC)
  • Commercial Real Estate & Leasing
  • Raising Capital

Going into business with a partner? You came to the right place.

Over the years, Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig corporate lawyers have prepared countless partnership, shareholder and LLC Operating Agreements, customizing them with precision and efficiency to accurately reflect the unique needs and desires of our clients.

Looking to buy or sell a business? Let’s get it closed.

Our experienced Mergers & Acquisitions attorneys focus on getting the deal closed while keeping legal costs down by removing as many deal-breakers as possible without compromising fairness and protection.

Want to raise private financing for your company? No problem.

The Washington DC business lawyers at Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig have assisted many businesses navigate the complicated regulatory maze of federal and state securities laws to raise millions of dollars from private debt and equity investors. We are intimately familiar with the exemptions applicable to private placement offerings and investment agreements across all industries.

Have staff but no employment contracts or independent contractor agreements? Negotiating a government contract, joint venture or teaming agreement?
Look no further.

Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig can quickly prepare any contracts your business might need to protect its competitive edge and ability to thrive in the marketplace. From Master Services Agreements to narrowly-focused Nondisclosure Agreements, we have the experience and resources to deliver custom contracts of all varieties to meet your needs on your schedule.

Call today and schedule a consultation with one of our corporate Washington DC business lawyers to explore how Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig can help your company position and protect itself to achieve the greatest success possible.