Missouri Contract Dispute Attorneys, Working Hard to Protect Our Clients’ Rights

Contracts are the foundation of legal relations between individuals and businesses of all sizes. They establish binding written agreements for working relationships with clients, partners, suppliers, vendors, franchisees, employees, bankers, lenders, insurance providers, and buyers or sellers of commercial real estate.

In assisting our clients with contracts, nothing should be left to chance. Our experienced attorneys strive to ensure that our clients’ contracts are free of subtle loopholes and able to withstand challenges. The assistance of our contract lawyers can be invaluable in the negotiation, drafting, and review of agreements that form lasting business relationships.

Even with the best drafting, disputes can arise among parties to contracts. When that occurs, our attorneys can draw on their skill and experience from decades of successful contract dispute litigation.

Our contract law attorneys handle negotiating, drafting, reviewing and litigating contracts in practice areas such as:

The Experienced St. Louis Lawyers of Guilfoil Petzall & Shoemake, L.L.C.

  • Employment law – severance, noncompete, nonsolicitation, nondisclosure, confidentiality, trade secrets and intellectual property
  • Business and commercial transactions
  • Banking and finance
  • Insurance policies
  • Purchase, sale and leasing of commercial real estate
  • Contracts with partners, suppliers, vendors, manufacturers, designers, architects, contractors and subcontractors, agents, bankers and lenders

We have seen the detrimental role that special language, double meanings and fine print can play in interpretation of contracts, and how they can work against our clients. We constantly advise our clients about the legality of provisions of an existing contract or draw up new contracts to begin or further a relationship with a customer or colleague.