Business Law

Business Law

We counsel our business clients on all aspects of the formation, structuring, financing and operation of their companies. We assist them in acquisitions, mergers, divestitures, and succession planning. Our lawyers regularly work on the tax, employment, contracting and intellectual property issues that confront our clients.


Contact Schneider Smeltz Spieth Bell LLP

If you would like to discuss a business law matter with an attorney at Schneider Smeltz Spieth Bell LLP, you can schedule an initial consultation by email at or by calling 216-696-4200.


Sub Practice Groups

  • Asset Protection Planning

    We counsel both individuals and organizations about state, federal and international laws affecting asset protection.

  • Business Succession Planning

    We work with entrepreneurs and their advisors to help coordinate personal and business finances in designing tax-minimization estate plans that integrate effectively with the succession of business ownership.

  • Commercial Contracting

    Buying and selling goods and services are the bread-and-butter activity of most of our business clients. We structure and negotiate commercial transactions of all kinds for them.

  • Corporate and LLC Law

    Business entities such as corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, and nonprofit organizations are the building blocks of business law.

  • Employment Law

    We counsel clients in a broad range of employment law matters.

  • Health Care Law

    We help health care providers meet their complex challenges, from obtaining and maintaining their tax exempt status to compliance with regulatory issues such as fraud and abuse and HIPAA, to risk management, to managed care contracting.

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Nonprofit Organizations

    Tax-exempt organizations face special legal issues in addition to the legal issues all businesses face.

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