If you own a business in Washington, D.C. or Maryland, it is important to minimize liabilities, including taxes, and protect against frivolous lawsuits. You want an attorney who has helped businesses of every size navigate the law to make good decisions and will use his knowledge to benefit you at a reasonable rate.
If you are starting a company, you need to know the advantages of different business structures and file the right paperwork with the government. You may need to create partnership agreements, business policies, and obtain licenses from the government.
If you are financing a significant project, you may need an attorney to represent your interests in meetings with potential investors and negotiate zealously on your behalf.