Business Law

Our attorneys provide legal counsel, together with planning, business formation, and commercial litigation services to clients in a wide variety of ventures and industries. We frequently work with clients in construction, real estate, insurance, surety and fidelity, leasing, banking, lending and other professional services.

Full-Service Business Law Firm

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Jennings Haug Keleher McLeod Waterfall is a full-service business law firm. We serve local and national companies with business interests in Arizona, New Mexico, and throughout the Southwest. Our attorneys are experienced in helping businesses navigate through both routine and complex transactions, as well as bringing and defending business claims in court and before regulatory agencies.

The firm’s business law services support both emerging and long-established companies. We seek to provide tailored, practical, and effective legal counsel throughout all stages of a business’s life cycle: from formation to the time of sale or closure.

Legal Services for Businesses

Banking, Finance, and Leasing

Jennings Haug Keleher McLeod Waterfall’s commercial leasing attorneys represent financial institutions, banks, lenders, borrowers, and lessors.

We provide legal counsel for a variety of lending and leasing transactions, including:

    • Raw land acquisition and development
    • Asset-based financing
    • Equipment leasing
    • Real property leasing
    • Personal property leasing
    • Credit lines

Our business financing attorneys support clients in the following ways:

  • Negotiating and drafting loan and lease documents
  • Assisting with loan closings
  • Completing title work
  • Advising on secured transactions
  • Enforcement on loan or lease agreements

Business Dispute Resolution

Jennings Haug Keleher McLeod Waterfall offers arbitration and mediation services in a wide variety of cases, in an effort to resolve disputes without the risk and expense of litigation. JKW’s Mediation and Conference Center in Phoenix offers conference room space and is equipped with the latest in digital audio, video, and Internet technology to support the dispute resolution process.

Contact our business law attorneys. We serve businesses of all sizes in Arizona and New Mexico, as well as in select cases elsewhere in the United States.

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Jennings Haug Keleher McLeod expands by adding the talented lawyers of Waterfall, Economidis, Caldwell, Hanshaw & Villamana. Now with offices in Albuquerque, New Mexico as well as Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona, the Firm will continue to serve its clients across the Southwest under the name Jennings Haug Keleher McLeod Waterfall LLP.