916-672-8018 / joe@sandbanklaw.com

Areas of Practice

Small Business Acquisitions

The Law Office of Joe Sandbank represents buyers, sellers and brokers of privately-owned businesses.  The following services are offered: consulting with buyers, sellers and brokers regarding the business sale process, evaluating potential acquisition targets, negotiations, structuring transactions, drafting letters of intent or purchase agreements, obtaining financing, legal due diligence, entity formation (corporation, LLCs, partnerships, etc.), drafting employment/consulting agreements and other legal documents, representation in civil litigation or actions involving alternative dispute resolution methods (mediation and arbitration).  More Info (link to acquisitions sub-page shown above).

Please call 916-672-8018 or email me to discuss your situation or questions.

Business Law

The Law Office Joe Sandbank offers counsel to a variety of businesses at all stages of development.  We advise business clients from the initial stages of their business, including choice of legal entity (corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, etc.), through the sale or dissolution of their business.  We work extensively with established businesses in with respect to commercial leases, contracts, agreements between co-owners (buy/sell agreements), regulatory compliance, land use, demand and reply letters, negotiations of disputes, financing, collections and debt negotiations, maintaining corporate or business records, business disputes and business litigation.

Please call 916-672-8018 or email me to discuss your situation or questions.

Real Estate Law

The Law Office of Joe Sandbank represents individuals and businesses with respect to various real estate matters.  We assist buyers and sellers of residential and commercial real property, landlords and tenants with respect to commercial and residential leases, and property owners in matters regarding neighbors, lenders, and government agencies.  The following real estate related services are offered: draft and review of purchase agreements, disclosures, leases, and options to purchase, easements, land use matters (zoning, legal non-conforming uses, use permits, etc.), financing, title and escrow, construction, foreclosures and short sales, real estate disputes and litigation.

Please call 916-672-8018 or email me to discuss your situation or questions.

Corporate Law

The Law Office of Joe Sandbank represents businesses in matters related to partnership and corporate law.  We assist clients with entity formation (corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, etc.), corporate record keeping, security regulation, agreements between co-owners (buy/sell agreements), and disputes and litigation regarding co-ownership of business entities.

Please call 916-672-8018 or email me to discuss your situation or questions.

Dispute Resolution/Civil Litigation

The Law Office of Joe Sandbank represents plaintiffs and defendants in civil litigation and actions involving alternative dispute resolution methods (mediation and arbitration).  Our philosophy is that disputes should be resolved in a practical and, when possible, timely manner.  We balance aggressive advocacy with an incremental and results-oriented approach that is designed to achieve the desired outcome in a cost-effective manner

Please call 916-672-8018 or email me to discuss your situation or questions.

Collections/Debt Negotiation

The Law Office of Joe Sandbank assists clients in collecting monies owed to them and assists debtors in negotiating debts.  Services offered include demand and reply letters, negotiations, initiating and defending civil litigation and actions involving alternative dispute resolution methods (mediation and arbitration).

Please call 916-672-8018 or email me to discuss your situation or questions.

TESTIMONIAL


"Joe has been super to work with in all aspects of business law. He has helped us with starting our corporation and helped us navigate a few legal bumps along the way! Joe is extremely responsive, and very level headed in his responses. He takes time to understand the issue and then provide specific instructions as to how to proceed or respond to the specific issue at hand."

"I would strongly encourage anyone considering buying, selling or starting a business to contact Joe and see how he can help."

"Ron Packer, 1440 Group, Inc."