The Troy Clinton Law Group serves clients throughout all stages of their life cycle in a wide variety of corporate and transactional matters. We are dedicated to providing our clients with the highest quality work in a cost-effective and efficient manner. We represent clients in a broad range of industries, including media and communications, software and information technology, financial services, life sciences, professional services and the nonprofit sector. Our practice areas include:


Emerging Growth Companies and Venture Capital

We advise entrepreneurs and emerging growth companies across diverse industries on the full range of issues relating to entity formation, equity structure, financings, protection of intellectual property, operations, strategic growth and exit. We take pride in having a practical, business-like approach to advising our clients, and we share their entrepreneurial spirit. We also advise angel and venture capital funds and other investors in all manners of early-stage investment transactions.


Closely Held and Family Owned Businesses

We provide a full range of legal services to closely held and family owned businesses, often serving as outside general counsel to our clients. We represent clients across a variety of industry sectors throughout all stages of the corporate life cycle – from entity formation and financings, through growth and day-to-day operational issues, to negotiating and closing complex M&A transactions and transferring wealth across generations. We serve in the role of a trusted advisor to our closely held and family owned business clients, guiding them through the often complex and unique challenges that they confront.


Mergers and Acquisitions

We represent clients in acquisitions, mergers and joint ventures. We represent buyers and sellers in transactions of all sizes across a broad array of industries. Our experience in transactions encompasses a broad spectrum of activities ranging from pre-deal counseling and structuring, due diligence and negotiation of terms to assimilation of business practices and transfers of property and rights. We are committed to helping our clients evaluate each transaction and consummate the deal that best achieves their objectives.


Commercial Contracts

We have significant experience in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts, including content licenses, distribution and end user agreements, collaboration agreements, product and service terms of use, nondisclosure agreements, consulting services agreements, management service agreements and master service agreements in a variety of industries including media and communications, software and information technology, financial services, life sciences and professional services.


Nonprofit and Exempt Organizations

We specialize in advising individuals and nonprofit organizations in forming and maintaining their philanthropic endeavors. We have formed and obtained registrations of exemptions for numerous nonprofit organizations. Our experience enables us to help each client identify the exemption that best suits its needs and facilitate the preparation of the client’s organization and exemption documents. After we have concluded organizational matters, we often remain involved with our nonprofit and exempt organization clients on an ongoing basis by providing legal advice for their corporate operations. We advise clients in connection with estate tax planning, governance structuring, personnel/employment matters, real estate and tax matters, mergers and reorganizations, contracts, asset protection and fiduciary obligations.