A Proactive Approach to Protect Your Business

Whether you’re a small business or a multinational corporation, Kodachi Law offers you guidance and proactive counsel to set the stage for success. You can focus on your business knowing that you are working within the bounds of the law. We do this by listening carefully, thinking critically, analyzing thoroughly, communicating effectively, and advocating zealously.

Join the companies and individuals who have put their trust in Kodachi Law.

Business Law

Business success requires prudent decisions.

Kodachi Law has the intellect, resources, and experience to assist you in making the right decisions. With a focus on building long-term relationships with clients, Kodachi Law provides you with exceptional legal advice at all stages of the business life cycle. Services in this area include:

  • Entity formation – S or C Corporation, Limited Liability Company, Partnership.
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Corporate Records and Maintenance
  • Vendor Agreements
  • Sales and Distribution Agreements
  • Commercial Leases
  • Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreements
  • Intellectual Property Licensing Agreements
  • Government Filing Requirements
  • Purchase and Sale of Businesses

Employment Law

Lawsuits can be costly to your business.

Employers and employees face a myriad of federal and state employment laws in the workplace. Such laws include the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 (ADEA), Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), and the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). Services in this area include:

  • Counseling on Hiring, Discipline, and Termination Issues
  • I-9 Compliance and Social Security No-Match Issues
  • Non-compete and Confidentiality Agreements
  • Employee Handbooks and Drafting of Policies
  • Wage and Hour Issues
  • Executive and Independent Contractor Agreements
  • Unemployment Hearings
  • Training of Management and Employees
  • Internal Investigations
  • Bureau of Labor and Industries/EEOC Complaints

Immigration Law

Immigrations laws are rapidly changing.

You need reliable counsel to secure the proper immigration visa for yourself, your family, and your foreign national workers without delay. Kodachi Law can help you navigate through the complex maze of immigration laws and procedures to achieve your goals on a timely basis. Immigration services include:

  • Treaty Investors (E-2 visas)
  • Intracompany Transferees (L-1A/L-1B)
  • Speciality Occupations (H-1B)
  • Fiancé(e) Visa (K-1)
  • Students (F-1 visa)
  • Canadian/Mexican Professional Workers (TN visa)
  • Change and Extension of Status
  • Employment-based Green Cards/PERM
  • Legal Permanent Residency
  • Naturalization

Estate Planning and Taxes

Take steps to preserve your wealth.

Looking after your loved ones requires careful planning. Navigating the right course through federal and state tax laws can save you time and money. Kodachi Law has the intellect, resources, and experience to assist you in making the right decisions. Services in this area include:

  • Revocable Living Trusts
  • Trusts for foreign spouses and Special Needs Trusts
  • Administration of Trusts and Estates
  • Wills
  • Living Wills (Advance Medical Directives)
  • Generation-skipping Transfer Taxes
  • Business Succession
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Charitable tax-exempt organizations
  • Taxation

Civil Litigation

Protect your rights in court.

Appearing in court can be an uncertain undertaking; however, it’s often the only way to resolve a dispute. After thoroughly analyzing the legal issues, Kodachi Law provides detailed budgets and litigation plans that enable you to evaluate risks and rewards in advance. Using an aggressive but professional approach, Kodachi Law works hard to resolve disputes favorably for you. This includes:

  • Breach of Contract Claims
  • Business Tort Claims
  • Employment Discrimination Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage Disputes
  • Premise and Personal Injury Claims
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration
  • Administrative Hearings
  • Temporary Restraining Orders and Injunctions

Contact Kodachi Law to learn more about developing the best strategy for your business.