For over 60 years, Garan Lucow Miller, P.C. has provided trusted legal representation to companies ranging from Fortune 500 companies to small, local businesses. We provide business planning and litigation expertise in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois. We can help you form your corporation, negotiate contracts, review franchise and debt financing agreements and resolve employments disputes. If litigation is necessary, we can provide affordable legal representation that is tailored to your individual needs and considers the cost-effectiveness of your litigation options. Attention to detail, open communication and responsiveness are our hallmarks, so whether you need an initial legal analysis, or a second look, we can answer your legal questions.

The Business and Commercial Litigation Group represents clients in virtually all stages and types of business planning and litigation, including:

  • Evaluation and formation of corporations, LLCs and partnerships
  • Business planning
  • Advertising
  • Negotiating, structuring and preparing commercial agreements, agency agreements, intellectual property, licensing agreements and supply agreements
  • All types of business litigation, including contract disputes, shareholder disputes, business torts, and disputes involving the Uniform Commercial Code
  • Franchise review and assistance
  • Real estate and asset acquisitions
  • Debt financing transactions and loan review
  • Trademark and copyright registration and licensing, in conjunction with the Intellectual Property Group
  • Securities offerings
  • Employment, independent contractor, confidentiality, non-competition and non-solicitation agreements
  • Estate planning for business owners, in conjunction with the estate planning group
  • Resource referrals