Telecom Attorney in Oklahoma City, OK
Too often, parties execute agreements without really understanding the impact of the terms to which they are bound. More often, they fail to understand the importance of continuity among their primary and underlying agreements. I have a thorough understanding and many years of experience drafting: terms of service, SLAs, customer\vendor agreements, carrier service agreements, and more. I have also negotiated agreements for clients with every Tier 1 provider and countless Tier 2-X providers. If you have a contract matter you would like to discuss, I am happy to assist.
I have intimate knowledge of the channel market--from the supplier, master and agent sides. I have been a featured speaker at conferences all over the United States on various legal matters pertaining to the channel market. Further, I have authored numerous articles in trade publications on matters pertaining to suppliers and agents.
Litigation services include federal and state litigation, nationwide. You can rely on our years of experience working on cases of all sizes, and all over the country. While we cannot guarantee a successful outcome, in accordance with state bar rules, we have a track record of success.Dispute resolution services include representation in arbitration cases and cases referred to mediation.
I have represented clients before the FCC and numerous state public utility commissions on matters for CLECs, ILECs and IXCs.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Merger and acquisition deals demand the involvement of competent, experienced counsel to help ensure a sound deal structure. We will seek and understand the particular needs of the client and provide insight to help guide the process.
Due diligence service (for buyers) includes thorough review of all assumed agreements, including building and lease agreements, employment agreements, vendor and customer agreements, together with any settlement agreements, etc. Diligence services can also include operational review, renegotiation of any assumed agreements, and any other ad hoc need.
Deal negotiation services include participating with the client in the deal structure with the other party. This process will sometimes include involvment from the other party's counsel, but is generally performed by business personnel; in any event, I can add value to the process.
Contract drafting services include assistance with deal negotiation, working with opposing counsel to prepare the deal document (e.g., stock purchase or asset purchase agreement). Contract services also include preparation of any ancillary agreements (e.g., management service agreement) necessary to maximize the opportunity for the client.
We provide a full range of corporate legal services. The ever-changing nature of corporate statutes, cases and regulation requires continuous attention from experienced counsel. We provide all of these services with the highest degree of competency and integrity.
Corporate formation services include preparing and filing formation documents with the appropriate Secretary of State's office. Entities may be corporations, limited liability companies, professional limited liability companies, limited partnerships, or any lawful entity type allowed in the applicable jurisdiction. Formation services also include preparation of corporate bylaws or operating agreement.
Corporate governance services include updating corporate bylaws or operating agreements to reflect any changes in the organization. Other services include corporate minutes entry drafting, preparation and filing of any annual reports for the applicable Secretary of State's office.
Contract drafting services include employee, vendor and customer agreements, including terms of service and other types of "fine print."
Contract negotiation services include all vendor agreements, or other agreement where you desire to have the assistance of counsel.
General counsel service allows companies that do not have an in-house legal department to acquire general counsel service at a fraction of the cost compared to employing in-house counsel.