A legal professional who specializes in providing legal advice and representation to businesses of all types and sizes. Also known as a corporate attorney or commercial lawyer.
They are trained to handle a wide range of legal issues that can arise after the death of one of the business owners.
They may be needed to help with succession planning and ensure the business is properly transferred or disposed of according to a deceased person's wishes, review any contracts with the deceased to advise on any obligations or liabilities, and advise on how any debt may be resolved, and whether any legal action may be necessary.
Overall, business attorneys provide important legal guidance and support to help ensure that the deceased person's business interests are properly managed and resolved after their death.