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BUSINESS
LAW

Specializing in Personal Injury Law, Business Law, and Real Estate Law.

WE'RE IN THE BUSINESS OF 
MAKING YOUR BUSINESS WORK

If you own a business, or you plan on starting a business, sound legal advice is vital to your company’s future. Legal disputes can arise in virtually all areas of life, affecting your finances, business, and property. How you handle these disputes can make a big impact on your success going forward. It’s important to handle any legal claim with diligence and care.

The Law Office of Shaw Clifford works with small business owners to help them navigate the challenges of operating their business. This includes guidance on how to form a business, drafting contracts, and business litigation. The Law Office of Shaw Clifford has successfully represented numerous businesses at trial, both as plaintiffs and defendants.

BUSINESS FORMATION
CONTRACT FORMATION
BREACH OF CONTRACT CASES

BUSINESS FORMATION

Making the decision to start your own business is one of the most exciting and terrifying things you can do. Once you have made the decision to start your own business, the next question you need to ask is how do I protect myself and my family if something should go wrong.

Sitting down with a lawyer to discuss the formation of your business is the best way to protect yourself and your family. The Law Office of Shaw Clifford has helped numerous individuals form their own businesses. Call today or contact us for a consultation.

CONTRACT FORMATION

Contracts are vital to the ongoing operations of a business. Although a contract can be formed with a simple agreement and a handshake, having a written contract helps reduce potential conflicts before they arise.

 

Additionally, a written contract can help reduce your potential liability in the event that a problem arises during the term of the contract.

It is important that you and your attorney sit down and discuss the intent of the parties to the contract, the potential pitfalls that may arise during the term of the contract, and how to best avoid liability if something should go wrong during the term of the contract. Call the Law Office of Shaw Clifford today to discuss your contract issues.

BREACH OF CONTRACT CASES

Making the decision to start your own business is one of the most exciting and terrifying things you can do. Once you have made the decision to start your own business, the next question you need to ask is how do I protect myself and my family if something should go wrong.

Sitting down with a lawyer to discuss the formation of your business is the best way to protect yourself and your family. The Law Office of Shaw Clifford has helped numerous individuals form their own businesses. Call today or contact us for a consultation.

CONTRACT FORMATION

Contracts are vital to the ongoing operations of a business. Although a contract can be formed with a simple agreement and a handshake, having a written contract helps reduce potential conflicts before they arise.

 

Additionally, a written contract can help reduce your potential liability in the event that a problem arises during the term of the contract.

 

It is important that you and your attorney sit down and discuss the intent of the parties to the contract, the potential pitfalls that may arise during the term of the contract, and how to best avoid liability if something should go wrong during the term of the contract. Call the Law Office of Shaw Clifford today to discuss your contract issues.

BREACH OF CONTRACT CASES

A contract can either be a written agreement or an oral agreement between two parties. Despite the best intentions of the parties at the time they make the contract, unfortunately, sometimes things go wrong, and a breach of contract occurs.

 

When this happens, the result is often a lawsuit. It’s important to contact an attorney as soon as possible so that you and your attorney can determine the best course of action. Contact the Law Office of Shaw Clifford today to discuss your contract issues.

COLLECTIONS CASES

One of the most frustrating things about owning a business is when customers refuse to pay their bills. Collections lawsuits involve not only getting a judgment against the customer for what they owe; you are also entitled to recover your attorney’s fees.

At the Law Office of Shaw Clifford, we represent businesses in collections from sending out notice of intent to sue letters, litigation, and post-judgment collections. Call today or contact us to discuss your collections issues.

BUSINESS LITIGATION

One of the most frustrating things about owning a business is when customers refuse to pay their bills. Collections lawsuits involve not only getting a judgment against the customer for what they owe; you are also entitled to recover your attorney’s fees.

At the Law Office of Shaw Clifford, we represent businesses in collections from sending out notice of intent to sue letters, litigation, and post-judgment collections. Call today or contact us to discuss your collections issues.

BREACH OF CONTRACT CASES
CONTRACT FORMATION
COLLECTIONS CASES
BUSINESS LITIGATION
  • I was in a car accident, and the other driver did not have any insurance. What can I do?
    Unfortunately, this happens all too often. In Harris County, Texas, it is estimated that nearly 15% of drivers do not have insurance. If you have been hit by an uninsured driver, you may be able to make a claim against your insurance company. When you call the Law Office of Shaw Clifford, we can review your insurance to see if you have protection for uninsured motorists.
  • I was in a car accident, but my family physician refuses to treat me. What can I do?
    Often, after someone has been in an accident, their family physician will refuse to provide treatment. Usually, they will claim that because you were in a car accident, your health insurance does not cover your treatment. At the Law Office of Shaw Clifford we work with doctors and other healthcare providers to get our clients the treatment they need. If you are having difficulty getting the treatment you need, call the Law Office of Shaw Clifford.
  • I was just in a car accident. What should I do?
    You should do this: Get the other driver’s insurance information Call 911 and make a police report Immediately seek medical treatment Call the Law Office of Shaw Clifford Do not do this: Apologize or admit fault because these statements can be used against you Avoid medical treatment Give a recorded statement to the insurance company without a lawyer Assume that the insurance company has your best interests in mind.
  • How much will it cost to have the Law Office of Shaw Clifford represent me for my accident?
    The Law Office of Shaw Clifford represents personal injury clients on a contingency fee basis. That means there are no attorney’s fees unless there is a recovery.
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HELP YOUR BUSINESS

The services of a business lawyer are critical to a business. Small businesses, in particular, can benefit, but virtually every business can utilize at least a few of the many things a business lawyer is capable of helping you with. A major misconception with business lawyers is that they are only needed when a business owner is involved with a business dispute. In fact, business lawyers can play a critical role in the formation of a business, the sale of a business, and everything in between. Their role is to help protect all parties involved in various business transactions to stop disputes before they start.

The Law Office of Shaw Clifford works with your company, no matter how big or small, to ensure it is protected and to answer any legal concerns you may have.  Keep your business assets protected by calling us at 281-794-3738 to discuss how we can help you.

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