Business Law, Real Estate and Lending Services

Business Law Services include:

  • the formation of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships and other entities or organizations
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • business succession planning
  • franchising
  • debt and equity financing
  • product licensing
  • liquor licensing and related regulatory matters

Formation and Ongoing Administration of Business Organizations

The business law attorneys at O’Neill, Heinrich, Damkroger, Bergmeyer & Shultz, P.C., L.L.O. can help you select and establish the proper form for your business enterprise and develop a succession strategy for your business. Your ongoing operations will benefit from our expertise in financing, franchising, licensing, employment and stock option and other key employee incentive bonus plans and programs.

Real Estate Acquisition, Development and Licensing

The real estate practitioners at OHDBS Law represent owners, developers, lenders, municipalities and community associations in a wide range of residential and commercial real estate matters, including, real property acquisitions, financing, subdivision, zoning and federal, state and local law compliance related to property use and sales. We can also assist with procuring liquor licenses, including changes resulting from sale, merger and consolidation.


OHDBS Law can assist with the following:

  • traditional lending
  • multi-unit, multi-state lending
  • asset-based lines of credit
  • mezzanine financing
  • private placements
  • loan ratios and covenant matters
  • sale leaseback transactions

Formation And Ongoing Administration of Nonprofit Organizations

OHDBS Law can assist nonprofit organizations in initial organization and with advice and counsel concerning ongoing operations. We offer extensive experience guiding clients through the complex maze of tax regulations governing tax-exempt organizations, and in assisting clients to secure tax-exempt status.


Our firm represents several banks, bank holding companies and bank owners. Our services include assistance with capital raises, corporate formations, mergers and acquisitions, general corporate and labor matters, and regulatory applications.