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Business Formation – including startups
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Business Formation and Start Ups
Denver CO Business Lawyer

When you begin your journey you want to create a business with the best possible chance to succeed and prosper. Business Lawyer Ned Sperry in Denver, Colorado helps create a solid foundation from which the business can prosper.


For some time you’ve dreamed of starting your own business, of being the master of your own destiny. Through inspiration, careful planning, creativity and determined effort you have developed a business concept. You’ve bounced the concept off business associates, friends and family. You may have even test marketed your product or service. And you’re convinced that your concept will fly!

Now, it’s time to take the next step. It’s time to take the plunge every entrepreneur had to take at some point. It’s time to breathe life into your dream and give it an identity.

Offering complete business organization representation, Attorney at Law, Ned Sperry will help you organize your business for long-term profitability, determine your most favorable tax treatment, and protect you from personal liability by choosing your most appropriate organizational structure.


Initially, he will meet with you to review your vision of the business including discussion of factors such as: (i) the number and type of shareholders, members or partners, (ii) the amount and form of initial investment and other financing considerations, (iii) the management and employee structure and compensation, (iv) the protection of your intellectual property, and (v) your immediate and long-term goals. Once he’s developed a clear understanding of your business and individual goals, he can advise you as to which of the following forms of entity will meet your needs:

  • Limited Liability Company (LLC)
  • S Corporation or C Corporation
  • General Partnership (GP), Limited Partnership (LP), Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) or Limited Liability Limited Partnership (LLLP)
  • Sole proprietorship

Following the determination of the form of entity, it’s time to actually form an entity tailored to your unique business needs. The formation process includes:

  • Advce regarding selection of the entity name
  • Verification of availability of the entity name with the Colorado Secretary of State
  • Preparation of organizational documents (Articles of Organization in the case of LLCs, Articles of Incorporation in the case of Corporations, Statement of Registration in the case of LLPs, and Certificate of Limited Partnership and Statement of Registration in the case of LLLPs)
  • Recordation of organizational documents with the Colorado Secretary of State
  • Preparation of Operational Agreements covering the governance of your new business entity (Operating Agreements in the case of LLCs, ByLaws in the case of Corporations, and Partnership Agreements in the case of GPs, LPs, LLPs and LLLPs
  • Application to the IRS for an Employer Identification Number
  • Registration with the Colorado Department of Revenue to establish sales tax and/or wage withholding tax accounts
  • Registration with the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment to establish an unemployment insurance tax account
  • Preparation of stock certificates (Corporations) or membership certificates (LLCs)
  • Preparation of organizational resolutions

Attorney Ned Sperry can coordinate with your own accountant to ensure that all of your tax ID applications and tax account registrations are filed correctly. On request, Ned Sperry can give you a list of several Colorado accountants that he recommends.

General counsel does not end with the formation of a business entity, Ned Sperry, Attorney at Law represents business owners throughout the life cycle of their businesses, providing ongoing counsel relating to business capitalization and financing, business sales and acquisitions, contractual agreements, intellectual property protection, employment issues and succession planning.

Ned Sperry LLC

240 Milwaukee Street, Suite 200
Denver, CO 80206
Telephone: 303.388.6330
Fax: 303.393.0520

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Denver CO Business Attorney with services in Business Formation and Start Up including limited liability company (LLC), General Partnership, Corporations, and recordation of organizational documents with Colorado Secretary of State including many other business start up services.

Ned Sperry LLC serves clients throughout the Front Range of Colorado and many mountain communities, including Denver, Englewood, Littleton, Greenwood Village, Cherry Creek, Boulder, Louisville, Broomfield, Westminster, Fort Collins, Windsor, Greeley, Colorado Springs, Fountain, Frisco, Steamboat Springs, Denver County, Arapahoe County, Jefferson County, Douglas County and Adams County.

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