Keeping your Business in the Right Hands

Owners of successful businesses are proud of their legacy. They also have a vested interest in ensuring that their business remains in the control of a family member or business partner of their choosing or, if need be, is sold in a manner that maximizes shareholder value and family ownership interests.

Attorneys with Extensive Experience in Business Succession Planning

It is never too early or too late to start planning your exit strategy for the day you retire, sell to a partner, become incapacitated or die unexpectedly. How you set up your strategy for passing your business legacy onto the next generation is just as important as how you established your business in the first place. Every strategy is unique and requires analysis of not only your business needs, but also your estate planning goals.

Legal Counsel for Business Owners throughout the St. Louis Metropolitan Area

Herzog Crebs LLP is a business and estate planning law firm whose lawyers have years of experience assisting business owners in all areas of personal estate and business tax planning. We will review your circumstances and explain your options and strategies for successfully handing over the keys to the individuals of your choosing. Our team of business and estate planning attorneys has decades of experience using multiple techniques to create succession plans for businesses of all sizes, including:

  • Family limited partnerships
  • Restrictive stock agreements and buy-sell agreements
  • Insurance trusts
  • Deferred compensation plans

Contact Us to Meet with a Lawyer about Your Estate and Tax Planning Needs

From offices in St. Louis, Edwardsville and Belleville, we work with clients throughout Missouri and southern Illinois. Call one of our offices nearest you or contact us by email with a brief explanation of your current ownership situation. We will schedule an opportunity to meet with you to discuss our full range of services.

A Fuller Glaser Jr., Daniel S. Peters, Lynn T. Goessling, Ann B. Stephens, Carrie F. Keller, Meredith P. Murphy, Christian J. Bowling