Corporate Law & General Litigation

Mockbee Ellis, P.A. handles all types of corporate law, general litigation and contract negotiation and litigation.

Corporate Formation

If you are starting a company, it is important to understand your options.  Different corporate entities offer different benefits, unique tax and liability implications, and formalities that must be followed.  Some business models provide greater flexibility than others, specifically with respect to transfer of ownership, autonomy in decision-making and the ability to raise capital.

When you make a business formation decision, you want the experienced and dedicated attorneys of Mockbee Ellis, P.A., who will listen carefully to your concerns and help you determine which business entity is best for you:

  • C-type corporations
  • S-type corporations
  • Limited liability companies
  • General partnerships
  • Limited partnerships
  • Sole proprietorships

The attorneys of Mockbee Ellis, P.A. help you obtain, prepare and file all the necessary documentation required, such as:

  • Certificates of incorporation
  • Articles of organization
  • Certificates of amendment
  • Articles of incorporation
  • Corporate by-laws
  • Corporate resolutions
  • Stock ledgers and stock transfers
  • Applications for employer identification numbers

We will also help you with any other filing with federal, state and local revenue agencies to ensure compliance with the Mississippi business organization laws.

Corporate Litigation

Mockbee Ellis, P.A. represents a wide range of professionals and business clients.  Our attorneys provide representation in state and federal courts, as well as in administrative and arbitration proceedings, for a wide array of disputes, and have successfully litigated cases involving claims for:

  • Breach of contract
  • Breach of non-compete clauses
  • Contract disputes and related claims
  • Antitrust, trade regulation matters and unfair competition
  • Fraud and fraudulent inducement
  • Wrongful interference with business relations
  • Misrepresentations and omissions
  • Business torts
  • Class action litigation
  • Collections, foreclosure and replevin
  • Consumer law
  • Indemnity contracts
  • Lender-liability claims
  • Partnership and closely-held business disputes
  • Real estate and construction
  • Uniform Commercial Code
  • Unfair competition, false advertising and Lanham Act claims
  • Unfair trade practices
  • Intellectual property, including copyrights, trademarks and trade secrets

Call Mockbee Ellis, P.A. to discuss what we can do for you.