Business Law and Real Estate Law

Meissner, Joseph, Palley & Ruggles was established in 1979 as a firm dedicated to serving clients from throughout the Sacramento Valley with the highest level of transactional law work and an emphasis on the tax aspects of the transaction. Over the past thirty years the firm has worked with thousands of clients in the areas of corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, real estate, healthcare law and the related tax issues. These services include advising clients with respect to forming business and professional entities, preparing related business entity agreements such as buy-sell agreements among owners, buying and selling businesses, sales and acquisitions of real estate and tax deferred exchanges of real estate, review of real estate leases, working with medical groups on healthcare law matters and assisting clients with a variety of general business contracts encountered by businesses and professions. We have always prided ourselves on giving our clients more than they expect and treating all clients like they are our most important. Let us show you what has made Meissner, Joseph, Palley & Ruggles one of the most well respected local transactional law firms.

Financing

The firm has significant experience representing both borrowers and lenders in a variety of commercial loan transactions including real estate secured financing for the purchase or refinance of commercial property, seller financing in connection with the sale of property, corporate lines of credit, corporate term loans, and equipment loans and leases.

Read more ...

Real Estate Law

MJPR has 30 years of experience with sales and acquisitions of various type of real estate including agricultural property, vacant land, commercial, industrial and office buildings and ancillary agreements such as brokerage listing agreements. The firm has structured tax deferred exchanges involving partnership drop downs, tenants-in-common holding structures and advised on the tax structure of...

Read more ...

Mergers, Acquisitions and Transactions

We advise buyers and sellers of businesses in a wide variety of transactions including sales of assets, sale of capital stock, mergers and corporate separations. We advise a diverse set of clients from buyers or sellers of family businesses to complex deals involving multiple owners. We advise our clients from the beginning developing strategy and...

Read more ...

Partnerships, LLCs, LLPs and S Corporations

Our practice involves structuring investment and business entities, including the appropriateness of C corporations, S corporations, general and limited partnerships, LLCs, and LLPs. We frequently counsel partners and partnerships on the tax consequences of organizing, operating, and terminating. Our extensive experience in this highly complex and specialized area of the tax law allows us to...

Read more ...