Southgate Michigan

Lawyers for Business Owners in Southgate, Michigan

Southgate, Michigan, the entrance into the Metro Detroit Area is home to thousands of families who make up this historic town.  Southgate has been referred to for its different characteristics; it being the “south gate” entrance, the “heart” of Downriver, and the “Dining Capital of Downriver”.

The town is vibrant, safe, highly active and proudly made up of a large array of small, family-owned restaurants.  Outside of the several chain restaurants that Southgate hosts, community members can enjoy palatial delights from all over the world. You can find cuisines specializing in Italian, Greek, Mexican, Hungarian, Arabic, Japanese and Chinese to name a few.  These cuisines take our citizens on a journey through different countries thanks to the entrepreneurial spirit of our Southgate residents.

While we are proud and lucky to be able to benefit from these family-owned restaurants, many of these dreams cannot come to fruition without the help and guidance of legal specialists.  At Downriver Lawyer, ensuring that our entrepreneurs’ visions come to light is one of our greatest accomplishments.  We take pride in not only changing the lives of our clients but in being able to serve and develop our community to offer new services and experiences.

At Downriver Lawyer, we have a team of legal specialists who are not only your legal advisers, but also team members in your entrepreneurial endeavors.  This is the very reason that we strive to ensure that every step of the process is facilitated with ease and results in success.  We take pride in your achievements, because we see your achievement as our own.

A simple consultation with one of our attorneys will take the vision that you have and put the wheels in motion to make it your reality.  We clearly bring your thoughts onto paper and guide you through the many steps required in conforming with corporate rules, county regulations, and tax requirements for your business.  Whether your business is a sole proprietorship, a corporation, partnership, or a limited liability corporation (LLC), we sit down with you and determine the most beneficial option for you.  Depending on your specific situation and outlook, there are great tax-benefits in choosing to incorporate your business.  Out lawyers have the legal know-how to incorporate your business so to prevent liability and future legal complications, which will protect you as an individual and your personal assets.  There is no doubt that there is risk involved in starting a business, but at Downriver Lawyer, we believe the rewards outweigh these risks by far, but only if done properly and with the right legal know-how. For a starting point in determining corporate options that exist for Michigan entrepreneurs, visit the following blog:

There is a lot to consider when setting up one’s own business.  It is hard enough to worry about the day-to-day tasks that need to be completed, but having to worry about the legal aspect of setting up the business and securing your assets and your future success can become burdensome.  That’s why our past and current clients have benefited from our legal representation and advice for so many years.  It is in the best interest of our lawyers to ensure that you are well protected from any future harm whether foreseeable or unforeseeable.  After all, we want you to solely focus on providing the best service you can and making your dreams come true.

To learn more about the legal services we provide for small business owners in the Southgate area, visit our Corporate and Business Law services page at  We offer free consultations with our team of experienced corporate attorneys and we encourage you to seek out this beneficial offer.  Knowledge is the most important component in being successful in any business, and at Downriver Lawyer, we impart our vast knowledge of business formations with you so that you can make the best decisions for your endeavors.  No matter what phase of your business formation you are, feel free to contact us via or give us a call at 734- 619-1237.  We are here to serve you and your legal needs.  And together we want to continue to grow our Southgate community and continue to make it the prosperous community that it has proven to be.