Business Law Reliable. Experienced. Knowledgeable.

Kansas City Business Lawyers

Seasoned Overland Park-Based Representation for Business Owners in Kansas & Missouri

Businesses large and small face many challenges and demands in today’s market. When navigating transactions or confronting disputes with clients, customers, employees, government agencies, or other business entities, you will benefit from having a trusted attorney on your side.

At Gates Shields, you can work with a team of seasoned business law attorneys in Overland Park who have handled thousands of legal issues for business owners and corporations in the region since 1980. Our team brings more than 260 years of combined legal experience to your business law matter with dynamic, creative, and results-driven service.


Have a business dispute? Need guidance for a transaction? Contact our Overland Park business law attorneys at (800) 574-4428 for a free initial consultation.


What We Can Do for Your Business or Corporation

Gates Shields is dedicated to providing legal services tailored to your issue based on your needs and goals. We take the time to understand your business and make sure we are aligned on what your business needs to move forward.

Although based in Overland Park, we serve business owners and managers in all types of enterprises and industries in Kansas and Missouri. Whether you are a budding entrepreneur, a small business owner, or the CEO of a large corporation, we offer trusted counsel that can be applied to the legal matters you are facing.

We handle cases involving small business and corporate law, corporate transactions, and business litigation.

These areas can include matters related to:

  • Business Structure and Formation
  • Employee-Employer Relationships
  • Contract Issues and Disputes
  • Business or Franchise Purchase and Sales
  • Risk Management
  • Licensing
  • Implementing Policies and Programs
  • Taxation
  • Antitrust

Our Approach

We understand that litigation is not always the most efficient route to handling a business or corporate dispute. That is why we seek to find more innovative and strategic solutions that will work for you. However, when litigation is necessary, our trial-tested team of business law attorneys in Overland Park bring cutting-edge skills and resources to your case.

Free Review with Overland Park Corporate Lawyers

Since 1980, Gates Shields Ferguson Swall Hammond P.A. have helped clients starting small businesses to advising during complex contract disputes and purchasing franchises throughout Kansas or Missouri. Our business lawyers in Overland Park are prepared to help you every step of the way. Backed by decades of experience, we are ready to answer your questions and guide you to a solution that is in the best interest of your business. Contact us today for a free initial case evaluation!


For capable and reliable representation, call (800) 574-4428 for a free initial review.
Our business and corporate lawyers in Overland Park are ready to help

Testimonials

Our Work Speaks For Itself
  • “Larry: I am so glad I have you all on my side. Thank you for continuing to work diligently on my case. Throughout the years of this process, I have always said that I just want to go about it honest ...”

    - David McCune
  • “I don't get a lot of moments in my life where I have time, and especially not to say thank you. I just really want you to know that I am very grateful for your kindness, your mad legal jargon, and ...”

    - Commercial Construction Client
  • “He treats me as a valued client, even if circumstances aren’t the best.”

    - Products Investigator
  • “When I call, Court calls me back quickly and ALWAYS.”

    - Products Investigator
  • “I always felt comfortable with Court’s professional advice and control of the situation.”

    - Marketing Company Owner
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Why Choose Us?

  • Experienced & Knowledgeable

    Not only does our team have over 260 years of combined legal experience, but we are always continuing to learn and staying current with developments in the law and the industries we serve.

  • Results Driven & Focused

    We carefully plan for each legal matter to develop a personalized strategy for achieving a great result. Careful planning is the first step in achieving great results, and your results are our first priority.

  • Client Focused & Personable

    We take our clients needs very seriously. We want our clients not only to feel like they have a trusted legal advisor but also that they are part of the strong Gates Shields family.

  • Empathic & Understanding

    We care about our clients. That is why we take the time to listen and communicate so we can truly understand your unique situation, make you feel comfortable with the process, and develop the best course of action.

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