Opening his now thriving practice in 2013, Tennessee Attorney at Law, Matthew Fitzharris specializes in working with business partnerships, helping to defend the assets and hard work of business partners when there are issues of theft or disagreements on how to run the business. He is known for being a tough lawyer who won’t stop until he reaches his client’s goals. Fitzharris says, “It is my mission to provide the best legal services in Tennessee and to provide clients with the outcomes they desire. I personally handle each case, business planning, or other legal matter. Once I’ve been hired, I will take each case or situation personally.” He goes on to explain, “My client’s goals are my goals. I do not settle for less than what my client desires and I will not stop until the client’s goals are reached. Through hard work, dedication, extra research, and a passion for the law, I will deliver excellent representation and provide client’s with the outcomes they desire.”
While not exhaustive, some of the areas Fitzharris handles for start-up companies include formation of entities such as Corporations, LLC’s (limited liability companies), Non-Profits and Partnerships. He also works on governance documents, operating agreements and bylaws. He creates specialized contracts, drafts business plans and loan applications, reviews existing business plans and loan policies and offers counseling and advice on the legal issues surrounding the operation of your business, including potential sources of liability and ways to minimize liability.
For Entrepreneurs and existing companies, Fitzharris also provides business consulting including offering legal opinions on sources of liability and business advice on ways to increase profitability. He reviews business models, contracts and agreements, corporate governance documents, LLC governance documents, and partnership governance documents.
The Law Offices of Matthew J. Fitzharris, has a flat-fee program for providing Outside Counsel or being a company’s Chief Legal Counsel. Fitzharris can handle all the legal needs of a small business including: answering legal questions, drafting and analyzing contracts, initiating lawsuits, and defending lawsuits. These services are available on a 24/7 basis.
Fitzharris attended St. Bonaventure University for his Undergraduate degree and graduated with a B.A. in Psychology with the highest honor, magna cum laude. After receiving his B.A., he then earned a Master’s in Business Administration from St. Bonaventure University, also with highest honors. He went on to attend Ohio Northern University at the Claude W. Pettit College of Law where he was awarded the prestigious Book Award in Criminal Law, which is given to the best criminal law student in the class. Fitzharris opened his law practice in 2013 and is a full service attorney with a business specialization.
For more information about the Law Offices of Matthew Fitzharris, including his Business Litigation, Contract Disputes, Estate Planning, Landlord/Tenant Issues, Probate and Real Estate services, please visit: http://matt-fitzharrislaw.com/. Or, call (937) 684-0932. Offices are located at: 717 Georgia Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37402.