Founded in 1988

A local practice specializing in Wills & Probate, Intellectual Property, Business Formation, Business and Real Estate Law since 1988. For a personal touch, fast response times and experience, contact me today.

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(253) 566-1925


Why Choose a Contract Lawyer When Starting a New Business?


Starting a new business is an exciting venture. However, the process can be really overwhelming, especially when it comes to business laws and regulations. There are also a ton of contracts involved in any business.

You should contact a contract lawyer if you:

  • Are entering a partnership for your new business
  • Need to sign a lease or other contract for your new property
  • Need a large loan or have investors

The Law Office of Richard L. Hoefel, PLLC is here to help University Place, WA entrepreneurs get their businesses off the ground - the right way.

Call our contract lawyer to review any contractual paperwork for your new company to ensure that the terms are sound and that there are no loopholes. Lawyers that specialize in contracts also make sure that the contract is in your best interests and that you understand the terms fully.

LLC Lawyer - Statutory Compliance & Regulations


Are you wondering about how your business will file its taxes? Are you unsure if you’re a sole proprietor, an LLC, or a corporation? To fully understand the rules, contact our LLC lawyer in University Place for help.

Attorney Richard L. Hoefel can help business owners:

  • Form partnerships that are contractually sound
  • Make sure their LLC abides by tax regulations
  • Organize their business structure to reflect the benefits of an LLC

Tax structures are incredibly confusing, and if you are part of an LLC, you might not be the only one in the organization. Our LLC lawyer will help you jump through the hoops and advise you on best practices moving forward.

If you’re searching for a small business attorney near me, you’ve come to the right place. We offer affordable LLC lawyer representation to make sure your business gets off on the right foot.

Experienced Business Formation Attorney


You have the idea, you have a little bit of the money, and you’re ready to jump head first into your new business idea. But first, it might help to consult with a business formation attorney.

Attorney Richard L. Hoefel has 30 years experience in business formation law and can help entrepreneurs:

  • Understand business organization
  • Follow steps to register their business properly
  • Evaluate the pros and cons of an LLC, S-Corp, etc.
  • Discover and plan for legal business filings and contracts

So much goes into starting a business, but that doesn’t mean you should get bogged down trying to do it all right. Our experienced business formation attorney can help your business launch smoothly. What are you waiting for?

Do you need a contract lawyer or help forming an LLC? Call the business formation attorney at the Law Office of Richard L. Hoefel, PLLC in University Place. Dial (253) 566-1925.

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7610 40th St W
University Place, WA

(253) 566-1925