Business Law Attorneys • Williams & Jorden

Business Law Attorney in Erie, PA - Adam Williams

Whether you are undertaking a new business venture, operating or growing an existing business, or executing an exit plan - Attorney Adam Williams, of Williams & Jorden, can help you and your business succeed.

Attorney Williams was born into a family of small business owners in Erie, PA. He used his entrepreneurial drive to start his own business and pay his way through college. In addition to his law degree, Williams has also obtained a B.S. in Business Management, and a Masters in Business Administration (M.B.A.). He understands the legal needs of small business owners. 


» Forming A Business

Forming a new business entity is not as easy as it may seem, and it can save you time and money to have someone guide you through the process as well as advise you on the difficult decisions you have to make throughout the process. Attorney Williams can assist you with entity selection and formation. He can also ensure you obtain the proper business licensing or permits and help draft the governing documents of your organization.

Common business entities in Pennsylvania include:

  • Corporations (S-Corporations and C-Corporations)
  • Partnerships (General and Limited)
  • Limited Liability Companies
  • Professional Companies
  • Sole Proprietorships

» Operating a Business

Attorney Williams can assist with issues such as financing, hiring and firing employees, contract negotiation and drafting, mergers and acquisitions, and taxes. Attorney Williams can also arrange an “of counsel” agreement with your business to ensure that he is on-call to address your issues immediately. Attorney Williams strives to handle your company's legal matters in a way that allows you to focus on what is important:  Running your business.

» Closing a Business

Occasionally, companies are bought out by competitors. Sometimes they just don’t make enough money to keep their doors open. If you are winding up a business, Attorney Adam Williams - Counselor at Law in Erie, PA - can help.

» Buying or Selling a Business

If you are interested in buying a business but are facing difficulties in finding a business to buy, please contact Attorney Adam Williams. Additionally, if you are looking to sell your existing business, for whatever reason, please let Adam know. Attorney Williams has worked with clients on both sides of those transactions, and many of his existing clients are looking for opportunities.

» Document Preparation

Attorney Williams has represented clients in drafting one-of-a kind contracts to set the framework for business relationships and has assisted in drafting form contracts that businesses can use repeatedly. Attorney Williams also provides contract review services to analyze your company's current contracts and documents.

Contact Attorneys Williams & Jorden for your business law needs in Erie, PA.