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Business Services

Advice regarding business formation may include the following services:

  • Counsel regarding the type of business entity that is most advantageous
  • Drafting the necessary documents to create the business entity
  • Filing the required documents with the Illinois Secretary of State and
  • Acting as the Registered Agent for business in the State of Illinois

Counsel and negotiation related to issues that are essential to the operation of any business, including but not limited to:

  • Purchase agreements
  • Subcontractor agreements
  • Vendor agreements
  • Employment and labor issues
  • Commercial disputes

Restaurant and Liquor License Services

Hays Firm LLC has developed a boutique practice providing skilled legal counsel related specifically to restaurant law and liquor license-related legal services. This includes liquor license applications in the City of Chicago and its surrounding area.

Many business owners have sought counsel from Hays Firm LLC regarding how to transfer or obtain the necessary liquor licenses. In order to address this need, the firm provides all services related to transferring a liquor license, or obtaining a new liquor license from a local municipality, on a fixed-flat fee basis.

Please contact Hays Firm LLC to discuss how we can help establish your business and keep your existing business operating smoothly in the most efficient way possible. You may contact the firm at (312) 626-2537 or via e-mail.

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