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Contact Matt at 415-775-8950
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Great entrepreneurs have fantastic ideas. Smart business people make sure that their business is set up correctly, rights preserved, and contracts established for all crucial business transactions.  Whether in starting up, or later when a dispute arises, some of the best Bay Area business people/entrepreneurs enlist the assistance of Matt Wertheim & Associates. We work closely with our clients and take the necessary steps to really get to know our clients' businesses so that we become an integral part of your team.

We are dedicated to working closely with your business, understanding your goals and the particulars of your business to ensure that your business operates as effectively as possible. Our firm can be relied upon for comprehensive business law advice and guidance throughout the life of your business as outside in-house counsel.

Business Formations

The form (entity) you choose for your business can be crucial to its success. We can help new and established businesses determine which form is most appropriate to the owner's goals for the business. If a business is already established, we can assist in analyzing and reorganizing. Some of the types of formations and organizations that we handle include:

  • Limited Liability Partnerships (LLP)
  • Limited Liability Company (LLC)
  • Partnerships
  • Incorporation


Matt Wertheim & Associates handle the review, drafting, and negotiation of a range of business-related contracts, including buy-sell agreements, confidentiality and non-solicitation agreements, employment and independent contractor contracts, and real estate agreements.

In addition to handling business transactions, our firm represents clients in business litigation matters as well.

Examples of past matters handled by Matt Wertheim & Associates:

  • Represented and advised buyers and sellers of multiple restaurants, and handled all documents comprising sale including lease and liquor license.
  • Represented Insurance Company in negotiating resolution of reinsurance agreements/disputes.
  • Represented owners of San Francisco Insurance Agency in sale of business.
  • Start-up work to create entities for clients whether it is best to incorporate (C Corp or S Corp), or form an LLC or partnership (LP).
  • Draft and/or review employment agreements, independent contractor agreements, and corporate minutes/resolutions.
  • Represented Buyer of Pacific Heights Women's clothing store.
  • Represented Insurance Broker in acquisition of other brokerages.
  • Represented both consultants, independent contractors, and businesses in the drafting, negotiation, and preparation of severance packages, non-compete agreements, etc.

Contact Matt Wertheim & Associates today to learn more about how we can help with your business' transactional needs, business formation and/or contracts.

The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice. See disclaimer.