A Skilled And Experienced Team
Handling Straightforward And Complex Cases

Legal Help For Your Pressing Business Needs

Business and state and federal laws are intertwined, but few entrepreneurs have time to become lawyers. Really, there is no need. If you establish a solid relationship with our business law and civil litigation firm, the experienced attorneys can guide you through legal matters so you can keep your focus on the bottom line.

The law firm of Engels-Janzen, has years of experience working with businesses of all sizes. We can help with matters that include startup and formation, contract law, franchiser/franchisee relations, litigation and general corporate needs. Attorney Chris Engels has direct experience with business ownership; before becoming a lawyer, he ran a contracting firm in the construction industry for more than 25 years.

Trustworthy Guidance For Crucial Business Tasks

Our attorneys can review or draft contracts for many business purposes. Other areas in which we can safeguard or advance your business interests include:

  • Strategy for business development
  • Intellectual property protection
  • Employment/labor matters
  • Issuance of stock/purchases or sales of stock and assets
  • Minutes of board and shareholder meetings
  • Conflict resolution
  • Drafting confidentiality and noncompete agreement documents

For commercial landlords, we can also advise you on the latest developments in Unlawful Detainer (Eviction) Actions and represent you in landlord-tenant matters.

Advocating For You In Civil Litigation

If your business is involved in a personal injury lawsuit or an insurance claim, our attorneys can employ their decades of combined experience in civil litigation. They are skilled negotiators and understand how to close claims quickly and cost-effectively.

Working With Clients For A Stronger Orange County

When businesses thrive, the community thrives. Let our attorneys provide legal peace of mind. Call our Costa Mesa office at 949-424-2114 to schedule a free introductory appointment. You may also reach us by filling out our online contact form.