The business law attorneys of Richards Brandt understand the legal complexities and pitfalls of business operations, and they know how to assess your unique objectives and help you structure your enterprise to suit your needs. Our lawyers’ business law and commercial litigation experience means they can advise new and growing businesses about strategies to prevent lawsuits down the road. Contact us to schedule a consultation.

Every business is likely to experience legal challenges at one time or another, and trusted counsel is always a sound investment. Our attorneys are prepared to guide both small and large businesses and help them assess their options and protect their interests.

Businesses and corporations in Utah and throughout the intermountain west look to Richards Brandt for customized, reliable legal services related to business and commercial litigation.


Every business has a life cycle. Some last longer and become stronger than others. But the general fundamentals of the formation, growth, and development cycles of a business are similar from one business to the next. However, analysis of the unique challenges and opportunities of any particular business is not a simple matter.

RBMN attorneys have broad experience in business and commercial litigation, including, but not limited to, the following areas:

  • Administrative Audits, Compliance and Proceedings
  • Antitrust Litigation and Investigations
  • Appeals
  • Arbitration and/or Mediation pursuant to Statute, Corporate By-Laws, Shareholder Agreements, LLC Operating Agreements, Partnership Agreements, or Commercial Contracts
  • Business Dissolution and Winding-Up
  • Business Torts, including Intentional Interference, Fraud, and Breach of Fiduciary Duties
  • Civil Investigative Demands
  • Commercial Litigation, including UCC Litigation and Enforcement of Remedies
  • Contract Litigation
  • Corporate Governance Disputes, including shareholder disputes, member disputes, minority shareholder/member oppression, partnership disputes, and business trust disputes
  • Derivative Lawsuits and Business Owner Litigation
  • Employment Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • State & Federal Agency Enforcement Actions
  • Trademark & Copyright Enforcement and Litigation
  • Trade Secret Litigation