Headquartered at:

505 E Jackson St, Ste. 302, Tampa, FL 33602

(813) 922-5290

Offices located:

Tampa, FL

Washington, D.C. 

New York, New York

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Take a look at our different practice areas!

Business Law

As a business owner, you have a lot on your plate. There are so many different things to think about, including sales, marketing, hiring, payroll, taxes, project management, and so much more. With so many moving parts, the last thing you need is to worry about legal issues.While we all  hope we’ll never be sued, the only way to protect your business from disagreements that may lead to lawsuits, is to consult with an experienced business law attorney so that you can make sure your business is running in compliance with legal regulations and the company’s contracts effectively protect your rights and communicate the relationships you build...Read more by clicking here.

Estate Planning

You worked hard to build your life — your family, your home and all the things you cherish. Have you put the same effort into planning what happens to your estate when you die? 

Ask yourself these questions:

  1. Do you have a properly executed Last Will and Testament?

  2. Are your assets securely managed to protect them from unwanted creditors?

  3. Have you designated a Healthcare Surrogate and Durable Power of Attorney to serve in case of emergency or the unexpected loss of capacity?

  4. Have you appointed a guardian for your minor children in case you and your spouse become deceased?...Read more by clicking here.

Asset Protection

Asset protection is beneficial to protect your hard-earned assets, such as real estate, investments, and businesses from others (such as creditors or relatives, to name a few) attempting to collect them. It may sound easy but yet many people don’t seek to take the necessary asset protection steps until it’s too late. In order to effectively protect your assets, you need to plan ahead. By preemptively protecting your assets, you are able to focus on enjoying your assets and making a living, without worrying about potential creditors taking them away from you...Read more by clicking here.

Business Entities

If you're just getting started with a new business, it may be time to lawyer up. Brown & Zohar Law is a business attorney that can help you determine the best legal structure for your new business.

 

You may not  need an attorney to set up a limited liability company or a corporation, but you will need an attorney if your company is going to be owned by more than one individual to ensure that each owner’s rights and responsibilities are spelled out in the event things start to go sour between the owners.  At Brown & Zohar Law, we’ve seen it all.  The good, bad, and the ugly.  Establishing clear relationships, responsibilities, and expectations from the beginning are crucial and come with a huge savings should a dispute arise...Read more by clicking here.

Contracts

At Brown & Zohar Law, we emphasize the importance of having the appropriate contracts in place and are here to guide you through all the important aspects of business formation, such as reviewing any agreements with shareholders, consultants, managers, partners, and employees. Here are some of the various types of contracts you may need in your business...Read more by clicking here.

Gun Trusts

There are more than 270 million firearms in the United States.  Whether you own just one of these guns or hundreds, it's important to have a plan in place for where you firearms will go upon your death.  Or maybe you’ve always dreamt of owning a silencer or a short-barrelled rifle but your spouse is worried that by simply storing it in your home, they’ll be perceived as possessing it and hence, open to a possible felony conviction. That's where a gun trust comes in to help.

Whether you are a new gun owner wondering what laws govern how you possess that gun or you're a lifelong collector, keep reading. We'll discuss how a gun trust and a gun trust lawyer can help protect you, your guns, and your beneficiaries from legal trouble now and at the time of your death...Read more by clicking here.

Intellectual Property

If your tech startup doesn't hire a lawyer early, you could be planning to fail.

Litigation is reaching unprecedented levels in the tech industry.  It's also becoming increasingly more complex to start a company.

Retaining a lawyer for tech startups could be the difference between success and failure. In your company's crucial early days, you can't afford to get it wrong.

Let's take a look at why lawyers are necessary for a tech startup...Read more by clicking here.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Throughout the life of your business, you may want to make significant business changes. Whether it be buying out a competitor, restructuring your own business, hiring more employees, moving office location, offering compensation packages, or raising equity, Brown & Zohar Law is here to help you with strategizing the appropriate business structure, devising a plan of action, and protecting your business's interests and assets...Read more by clicking here.

Real Property Law

We represent opportunity funds, private investors, and owners on their commercial real estate investments. In addition to providing due diligence on the initial purchase, our attorneys routinely structure the relationships between the parties governing the ownership and development of the real estate in play, including joint ventures, public-private partnerships, limited liability companies and other entities. Whether you are a commercial property owner looking to acquire development or re-development locations or an investor interested in selling a property portfolio, we can get your project off the ground, structured and closed in a timely and cost-efficient manner...Read more by clicking here.

Call Us for a Legal Consultation

 

Finding a great attorney isn't always easy, but with the steps outlined above, finding the right person for the job may be one of the best business decisions you've ever made. Reach out to the Law Office of Ashley Zohar, PLLC, we support all of our legal work with genuine concern for our clients’ interests. Contact us today to schedule  a consultation.