Corporate Law

Companies throughout Arkansas and beyond look to Mitchell Williams for innovative business and legal solutions to help them meet their goals. Our corporate lawyers drive value to clients through a commitment to client service, an understanding of complex business needs and an objective to deliver outstanding service and value in to every client. 

Our corporate team have extensive experience addressing the legal challenges facing companies in a variety of industries and at every stage of their development. We represent publicly-owned, privately-held, family-owned businesses, emerging businesses, small businesses and every type business in between. Through long-standing client relationships our attorneys have developed sophisticated experience in diverse industry sectors including banks and bank holding companies, real estate development and investment, utilities, manufacturing, transportation, energy, food and beverage, healthcare and more.

We serve as general outside counsel for many of our clients, often working with an integrated team of Mitchell Williams' lawyers with diverse experience to provide effective legal counsel on matters ranging from complex business transactions and contracts to litigation, employment counseling and environmental compliance.  We assist clients in matters of:

  • Organization, formation and capitalization of business
  • Corporate operations 
  • Corporate governance strategies
  • Directors’ and officers’ duties 
  • Complex business transactions
  • Transaction structuring
  • Management and leveraged buy-outs
  • Acquisitions and divestitures
  • Regulatory compliance under federal and state securities laws
  • Tax structuring
  • Capital markets
  • Corporate reorganizations
  • Debt and equity financings
  • Business succession planning