Business Formation: Helping Your Business Grow

The startup of a new business takes hard work, substantial financial investment and entrepreneurship. Though often overlooked, completing the business formation process is another important step in building a business.

At Cantafio Hammond in Denver, we have one goal: helping you grow your business. Our attorneys help clients take the steps necessary to legally form their businesses, shield themselves from personal liability, minimize taxation and avoid the many pitfalls common to new businesses. We represent entrepreneurs throughout Colorado, Utah and Wyoming.

Building Your Business's Future

At Cantafio Hammond, our lawyers understand the challenges new businesses face. We are here to advise you. No matter what stage your business is in, we can help you develop internal policies and gain the legal protections necessary to grow. Our business formation services include:

  • Incorporation — We will file all of the necessary paperwork to incorporate your business with the state.
  • Entity selection — Your choice of entity, such as corporation, LLC or partnership, will impact your tax treatment and your personal liability.
  • Contract formation — Our firm will negotiate, draft and review buy-sell agreements, partnership agreements, service contracts and other contracts on your behalf.
  • Internal policies — We will advise you on internal policy formation.
  • Employee handbook development — A good employee handbook reduces the chance for misunderstandings with employees as well as the likelihood of litigation with your ex-employees.

Trusted By Colorado Businesses Since 1986

Every decision you make during the formation process will have a long-term impact on the health of your business. Don't take advice from just anyone. Instead, trust Cantafio Hammond. For more than 160 combined years, we have been providing business law services to clients throughout Colorado. We understand the challenges you are facing and will help you make smart decisions that position your company for future success.

For help with business formation, contact the business law attorneys of Cantafio Hammond. Call our Denver office at 720-515-5947 or our Steamboat Springs office at 970-367-4373. Our office hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with weekend and evening appointments by request. Mr. Cantafio can be reached directly on his cellphone at 970-819-2371, but asks that you not call before 8 a.m. or after 10 p.m. Our firm offers consultations and accepts all major credit cards.