Business Law

Phoenix Business Law Attorney and Corporate Lawyer

As a Phoenix business law attorney and Arizona corporate lawyer for more than twenty years, I have first-hand experience in the business world and I have represented clients in both private practice and as in-house counsel on a wide variety of corporate, intellectual property, and business transactional matters. (More)

Contracts & Commercial Transactions Attorney

There was a time when a person’s word was their bond and a handshake meant commitment.  Unfortunately, these times have passed.  The Law Office of John Burton, PLLC is here to help you in drafting, negotiating, understanding or resolving disputes related to contracts.  Prior to entering into an agreement with another party, we strongly recommend that you consult with an experienced business transactional attorney. (More)

Arizona Real Estate Attorney

Real estate transactions typically involve one of the largest investments an individual or business may make.  As an Arizona real estate attorney and Phoenix lawyer, I provide clients with real estate counsel in land matters concerning metropolitan Phoenix and beyond. (More)

Incorporation & Business Formation Attorney

Many clients are unsure as to whether an Arizona corporation, an Arizona limited liability company, or other entity form will be the best for their company.  As there are tax, ownership, and other legal issues that are particular to corporation vs. limited liability companies, we counsel clients on the key entity differences, advise on which company structure may be preferable based upon the client’s particular business needs, draft the articles of incorporation, limited liability articles, or other formation documents, and prepare Bylaws, Articles of Organization or other governing instruments. (More)

General Counsel Services

The Law Office of John Burton, PLLC acts as outside Arizona general counsel for small businesses, overseeing the full range of client legal needs and finding the right colleagues to assist where appropriate. (More)