Helping You Start Your Business The Right Way

You have spent years thinking about starting your own business. Once you have finally decided to go out on your own, whether as the sole business owner or together with partners, you want to be sure that you are doing what you need to protect your investment. Putting the wrong plan in place could leave you, your partners and your family exposed to significant financial liability.

At Harrell, Stoebner & Russell, P.C., with offices in Temple and Killeen, our lawyers are committed to helping you find the right way to start your business. We provide you with detailed advice regarding all of the various entity types available to you, and help you and your partners select the option that is best for your current situation and future business needs.

Detailed Advice Focused On Helping Your Business Grow

Under Texas law, there are a host of different business entities that business owners may select when first starting out. One of our attorneys is a former CPA and can offer advice that helps you understand the various tax obligations and consequences for these different types of entities, which include:

  • Limited liability companies (LLCs)
  • Series LLCs for real estate investors
  • Corporations, S-corporations
  • Nonprofit Corporations
  • Partnerships and sole proprietorships
  • Family-owned businesses
  • 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4)

It is important that you take the time to do this correctly from the very beginning. We have seen many business owners who tried to do this on their own, and made crucial mistakes that placed them and their companies at significant risk. We can make sure that you have completed all of the necessary requirements correctly to protect your specific business interests.

After helping you start your company, our attorneys are also here to help you with any issues that may require you to need legal advice. Whether you are facing a potential contract dispute, need help purchasing or selling an entity, or need guidance on any other legal matter, our attorneys are here to provide you with straightforward guidance and representation throughout all steps of your case.

Call Us Today To Discuss Your Options

We are confident that we can find the solution that allows you to build your business on a solid foundation. To talk to one of our attorneys about your business formation options and concerns, please call us at or send us an email to arrange your consultation.