Business / Corporate Formations & Transactions

Business Law

Client Update - NYS Executive Order 202.52

Trusted advisors to businesses in Central New York and beyond for decades, attorneys in this area are regularly called upon to serve the interests of entrepreneurial ventures of all types and sizes, ranging from individual proprietors to large companies. With the benefit of a thorough knowledge of our clients' dealings, interests and concerns our attorneys provide, cost effective and timely counsel is provided by our attorneys regarding general business matters, business planning, business development and specific risks posed to our business clients' interests.

Advice and counsel in this area includes the following:
  • Contract negotiations and business agreement preparations
  • Business formations, including general corporations and partnerships, limited liability companies, limited liability partnerships and sole proprietorships
  • Commercial real estate and asset based transactions and closings
  • Franchising arrangements
  • Regulatory compliance and regulatory enforcement matters, including liquor licensing and environmental concerns


Business/Corporate Formations & Transactions

We advise our clients on all issues involving real estate law and contracts. Services include residential and commercial closings, transaction negotiation, preparation and review of such documents as: 

  • Purchase and sales agreements
  • Leases
  • Mortgages and mortgage notes or bonds
  • Loan documents
  • Environmental compliance and indemnification agreements
  • Collateral and security agreements
  • Subordination agreements
  • Bulk sales compliance
  • Title and title insurance


Option Agreements

Our services are tailored to meet the specific transaction from the most basic to the most complex.

Contact us for more information.


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Costello, Cooney & Fearon, PLLC has provided expert and diverse legal services to Syracuse and surrounding communities for more than 100 years.