Commercial Transactions

KLMR attorneys are experienced in the legal and business nuances of asset or corporate acquisitions and dispositions, technology transfers, joint venture arrangements, licenses, commercial loans, product marketing and distribution, protection of intellectual property rights, real estate leases and purchases and executive and employee compensation arrangements. KLMR attorneys assist in identifying and developing strategies to maximize its clients’ ability to attain their objectives while minimizing risks in structuring a wide variety of transactions.

Our Attorneys in this Area

James R. Kruse: Since 1970, Mr. Kruse has concentrated his practice on securities and corporate law, emphasizing new equity financings and corporate acquisitions and reorganizations involving publicly traded companies. Mr. Kruse particularly focuses on understandable, readable disclosure, including the development of overall communication strategies and the drafting of specific language for sensitive matters.
Lyndon RicksLyndon L. Ricks: Clients have described Lyndon Ricks as “A businessman who is also a lawyer.” For more than 28 years, Mr. Ricks has served small and large businesses and helped business people with legal issues. He has primary responsibility for general counsel work, securities matters, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures (domestic and international), and a variety of other matters including executive compensation, corporate contracts, joint ventures and strategic alliances, and technology licensing.
Richard C. TaggartRichard C. Taggart concentrates his practice in the areas of federal and state taxation, estate planning, probate, and commercial transactions. In his practice, Mr. Taggart serves a broad range of clients, advising them of the business and tax consequences of: the formation of corporations, S corporations, general and limited partnerships, joint ventures and limited liability companie; mergers, acquisitions and corporate financing; various estate planning strategies and probate.
Kevin TimkenKevin C. Timken has been a member of the firm’s corporate and securities practice group since 2000, helping public and private companies with equity financings, commercial transactions and regulatory compliance.
Betsy Voter concentrates her practice in the areas of financial regulatory compliance, and corporate and securities law. Prior to joining KLMR she was General Counsel for a brokerage and clearing firm. Coming from the financial services industry, Betsy has a unique understanding of how to balance clients’ practical and operational needs within a regulatory environment.