Joseph M. Callahan – New York City business attorney
A businessman at heart
New York City is a business-centric city, and when you’re running a business in NYC, it’s only a matter of time before legal issues present themselves. This means that an essential part of running a good business is knowing a New York City business attorney who you can rely on, and in whom you trust.
Fortunately, Joseph M. Callahan, Esq. is available and ready to help. Joe is a name-partner at Mackay, Caswell & Callahan and, with over 35 years’ business, transactional, and tax law experience, Joe brings a wealth of knowledge to work for you. Whether you’re a small, independently-owned business, a startup, or a large corporation, Joe has the experience, skill set, and knowledge to help you navigate the business world’s legal landscape.
From the beginning
Joe began his Manhattan career working as a State & Local Tax Consultant for Deloitte. Joe has the expertise to guide you through the early stages of starting your business. Just deciding what type of business structure best suits your needs is an involved process. Joe can walk you through this process, as well as help you choose the type of business entity your business should be, whether that is a sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation, limited liability company (LLC), or joint venture. Given Joe’s accounting background, he can also discuss with you the unique tax ramifications of your choice of business entity.
Regardless of your field of business, there are multiple legal requirements that you need to navigate. The type of legal guidance that Joe offers fledgling businesses is invaluable because he knows all too well that it is at the formative stage that most mistakes are made. Whether it’s entity formation, tax elections, contract negotiation and drafting, real estate acquisition, commercial financing, or regulatory compliance, business owners need to know to whom they can turn to attend to the details. Given his legal and accounting backgrounds, as well as the depth and breadth of his experience, Joe Callahan is a proven business team member who can assist any business from his Manhattan office.
Through to the end
Joe Callahan also works with established businesses of any size, whether they’re merging, expanding, contracting, winding down, or dissolving. As a top New York City business attorney and, in fact, the State, Joe can help you with the following issues:
- LLC, shareholder, and partnership agreements
- Disputes involving an LLC, corporations, or partnerships
- Breach of contract disputes
- Asset or stock sales
- Commercial real estate
- Commercial finance
- Local counsel services
- Noncompete, nonsolicitation, and confidentiality agreements
Joe’s goal isn’t just to deal with legal issues as they arise. Rather, his goal is to help your business avoid legal issues through the use of proper drafting, planning, and risk avoidance. Depending on your individual needs, Joe can and will advise you about estate planning, succession planning, business asset protection, and appropriate tax strategies, so you can avoid tax disputes, audits, wage garnishments, bank levies, tax liens, and responsible person assessments.
Protection against vulnerability
Your business may be something you’ve nurtured, watched grow, and want to continue to see thrive. It may well be your pride and joy. But business is also about the bottom line. Bringing Manhattan attorney Joe Callahan onto your team is a business investment that will pay you dividends for years to come.
Touch base with Joe today for a free consultation!