Corporate and Business Litigation 

Monaghan P.C. is a firm focused on meeting the challenges that face both emerging growth companies as well as the traditional business community. Our attorneys embrace change by offering our business clients support and expertise in business formation, finance and capitalization, mergers and acquisitions, business development strategies, complex contract negotiations and litigation.

Our business lawyers assist Michigan corporate clients with a variety of legal issues, including:

Entity Formation

We help our business clients select the type of organizational entity under which to operate. Our legal services include preparing all agreements, advising on financing and funding for business operations, and handling the sales and purchases of a business, employee relations, and dissolution.

Contract Review and Negotiation

We draft contracts in virtually all business areas. We also defend and litigate contracts when the terms of a contract are breached. We are highly experienced in negotiating and drafting contracts, negotiating contract performance disputes, and evaluating the appropriate remedies for breached contracts.

Mergers and Acquisitions

The Michigan business lawyers at Monaghan P.C. focus on helping companies plan, implement, and execute their merger and acquisition plans and objectives. Our goal is to deliver effective and efficient solutions, while working proactively with clients to protect their interests. We offer expertise, experience, practicality, and responsiveness.

Shareholder Disputes

Monaghan P.C. represents numerous shareholders in corporations ranging from small, family-owned corporations to large privately held corporations. There are many issues that may arise between shareholders, including freeze-outs, option disputes, breach of shareholder agreement issues, non-compete issues and other matters. We have the experience and the resources necessary to fully analyze the complex issues that may exist within your shareholder dispute and determine what the proper course of action would be for your situation.



Our business litigators conduct trials and appeals in the state and federal courts, as well as before various administrative agencies. In addition, we are experienced in handling arbitration and alternative forms of dispute resolution.


We also handle any issues related to receiverships, such as contracts, customers in a municipal receivership, and others.