Corporate & Securities

At WMO, we act as counsel to a wide variety of public and private businesses ranging from entrepreneurial ventures to large, growth companies. We often act as outside general counsel to small businesses, which is a cost-effective and necessary aspect of maintaining and growing a business while avoiding pitfalls. The expertise WMO offers its clients in this area includes selection and formation of legal entities, securities compliance, mergers and acquisitions, trademarks, and sophisticated financial transactions.

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WMO advises clients on choosing the correct business entity structure when they wish to start a new business, restructure or reorganize an existing business, or expand an existing business.


We advise publicly traded companies on securities law compliance matters.


We have experience representing a broad range of clients, including acquiring companies, selling companies, boards and committees, majority and minority shareholder interests, and partnership interests.