Areas of Practice
Gonsalves & Kozachenko has over three decades of experience advising small- and medium-sized businesses in all areas of business and corporate law. We can form your corporation, LLC or partnership, serve as your general counsel or assist with a contract or other business law matter.
The healthcare industry is one of the fastest growing areas of the economy and certainly one of the most highly regulated. We have considerable experience with the many facets of health care law. Our attorneys have experience you could expect to find at big firm, but we only charge small firm rates.
We assist individuals and small business with civil litigation matters. This includes pre-litigation consultations, initiating and defending litigation, discovery, law & motion, and trials. We can represent you in court and in alternative dispute resolution processes such as mediation and arbitration.
Estate Planning is one of the most important steps you can take to ensure that your intentions and wishes are honored and your family is protected in the case of mental incapacity or on death. We can assist you in preparing all aspects of your estate plan, including the drafting of your trust, will and/or financial and health care powers of attorney. We will advise you on the most effective way to organize your estate plan so as to maximize the value of your estate, reduce your taxes and avoid the need to go through the probate process.
TRUST ADMINISTRATION AND PROBATE
We represent trustees, executors, and beneficiaries in trust administration and probate proceedings. These can be contentious proceedings as family members or friends of the decedent dispute who has a right to what assets. Whatever your interest may be, we have the experience to represent you.
Commercial REal Estate Leasing
We assist individuals and small business prepare and review commercial real estate leases. We have represented both landlord and tenants in negotiating, drafting, and reviewing various types of commercial leases, including office, retail, warehouse, and medical office leases.
Family law involves all family-related issues, including divorce, spousal support, child custody/support, as well as pre- and post-nuptial agreements. Our family law attorneys will guide you through the entire process. For some situations, we offer a limited scope representation alternative.
BUSINESS SUCCESSION PLANNING
With our combined experience in the areas of business and estate planning, we have all the experience you need to help you plan transitioning control over your business to the next generation to give you the peace of mind that your future and your legacy will be secure.
Commercial Unlawful Detainers
We advise and assist landlords with commercial evictions (unlawful detainers). We provide advice on the legally required notice to tenants and can file and prosecute the unlawful detainer action in court and work with the sheriff's office to complete the eviction.