Business Attorney Portland, Oregon

Business Lawyer Portland

Business Lawyer in Portland

Business Lawyer Portland OR

When making legally binding decisions, it is important to get tailored advice. Mr. Mishkin has over 20 years experience and focuses on finding the best tax-efficient and most liability-shielding corporate structure under Oregon and other state laws. Although starting a business can seem daunting, Mishkin will help you determine the best corporate structure to achieve your long-term goals and minimize state and federal taxes. This is done by serving his clients in Portland, Bend and West Linn.

Mr. Mishkin has a wealth of experience in anticipating potential obstacles and hazards, with the goal of avoiding costly and lengthy litigation. He harnesses this experience to consult with you to pinpoint and address such matters within your shareholder/operating agreement/bylaws.

Transferring ownership of a family-owned or small business is one of your most important business decisions. If you decide to retire or move on, the transfer of ownership will be necessary. You will need to identify the new owner and the best way to transfer the business if you plan to sell it.

This can be difficult to do on your own. Mishkin, your business lawyer can help you with business succession planning and estate planning to reduce stress. He can help you manage succession issues and smooth transition your business to the next owner.

Maybe you are looking to buy or sell shares or business assets. Mr. Mishkin can help you navigate these transactions while safeguarding your rights and future financial security.

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From the initial stage to the final closing of your business acquisition or sale, Mr. Mishkin handles:

  • Business and inventory valuation
  • Real estate and inventory liens
  • Sales structuring as an asset or stock purchase
  • Due diligence
  • Franchise and non-compete agreements
  • Financial statements and other important documents
  • Drafting for asset or stock purchase agreements, and other transactional contracts and documents
  • Leases
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Business Planning in Portland, Oregon

Business Planning Attorney Portland

Starting a new business requires you to spot issues before they occur, and do everything in your power to mitigate the potential risks. When this isn’t your area of expertise, it would be unwise to attempt this without professional advice.

As a business lawyer with 20 years of experience, Mr. Mishkin counsels clients throughout the business process, beginning from the planning and formation stages. He does this by placing your best interests above all else, helping you to reach your business goals as quickly as possible.

Business And Commercial Litigation in Portland, Oregon

Business And Commercial Litigation Portland

Having a dependable legal strategy in place is a key component for any business, no matter how large or small. This often involves ensuring critical business interests such as trade secrets or a right to compensation are well-protected under contract.

Mr. Mishkin is knowledgeable in business and commercial litigation and can assist with a wide range of issues such as breach of contract, business fraud or embezzlement, partner and shareholder disputes, insurance law, and other areas of business and commercial litigation.

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Business Succession Planning in Portland, Oregon

Business Succession Planning Attorney Portland OR

While it may feel uncomfortable to talk or even think about, planning for the future of your business is necessary to safeguard the results you’ve achieved. Running a business without a business succession plan in place opens you up to potentially devastating impacts if the unexpected occurs.

Mr. Mishkin handles all business succession plans with compassion and care, as he understands this can be an emotional time in any business owner’s life.

He is well-versed in all areas of business succession planning including business structure, business transitions, review and drafting business contracts, business debt collection, and more.

Business Formation Services in Portland, Including Partnership And LLC

Business Formation Attorney Portland

Ensuring your business structure is solid and durable will help it along its journey to long-term success.  This applies to all businesses, including partnerships and LLCs.

Understanding where you aim to go is crucial as it will help the formation of your business and minimise any disruptions that may impact your business’ foundations.

With J Mishkin Law on your side through your business formation process, you’ll reap the benefits of knowing your business is on the path to success.

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Business Transactions Law in Portland, Oregon

Business Transactions Law Portland

Impenetrable contracts are at the core of business transaction law. Without an airtight written contract in place, issues that could have been easily overcome can turn into long, drawn-out processes.

Ensuring your business has legally binding, correctly-drafted contracts written by an experienced business lawyer such as Mr. Mishkin can easily be one of the best forms of insurance your business has.

Without this, you may spend a lot of time and money on disputes that could have been avoided.

Domestic Mergers And Acquisitions in Portland, Oregon

Domestic Mergers-Acquisitions Portland

A domestic merger or acquisition can sound confronting, but it doesn’t need to be an intimidating process.

Mr. Mishkin understands how important your business and its future is to you, and utilizes his years of experience in business law to ensure its continued success.

Whether you’re starting, buying, or selling a business in Oregon, he is skilled in structuring sales in the most effective way.

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International Mergers Acquisitions Lawyer Portland

International Mergers And Acquisitions in Portland, Oregon


Whether you are the seller or purchaser during an international merger or acquisition, having a capable business lawyer is critical.

With a wealth of experience in international mergers and acquisitions as well as domestic, Mr. Mishkin is the lawyer to see for such issues in Oregon. He makes every effort to understand his clients and their businesses, and works with clients as a team.

Furthermore, he is knowledgeable in deals of all sizes, and is familiar with all aspects of transactions within international mergers and acquisitions.

Our Locations

We have 3 convenient offices in Oregon and can also offer online consultations.

Get in touch with your preferred location and we'll help you out!

Portland Law Office 

The Law Office of Jonathan D. Mishkin, P.C.

4380 South Macadam Avenue, Suite 190

Portland, OR 97239

(503) 274-7849

Bend Law Office 

The Law Office of Jonathan D. Mishkin, P.C.

390 SW Columbia Street, Suite 120

Bend, OR 97702

(503) 550-1444

West Linn Law Office

The Law Office of Jonathan D. Mishkin, P.C.

24700 SW Valley View Road

West Linn, OR 97068

(503) 453-0577

Have Business Law Questions? Contact J Mishkin Law 

Regardless of your plans regarding your business, Mr. Mishkin is here to help.

With 20 years of experience in multiple areas of business law, he is ready to assist you and your business from its formation to its future.

For further information, contact J Mishkin Law today.

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