Keith Kanouse

Keith Kanouse

Representing Entreprenuers and Their Companies
  • Business Law, Securities Law
  • Florida
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Biography

I represent start-up businesses and existing businesses that want to expand through franchising, licensing, dealerships, distributorships, private placement of securities. I also do business entity formation such as S corporations and LLC. I also represent buyers and sellers of businesses. I represent tenants in lease negotiation.

Education
University of Notre Dame
J.D. (1974) | Law
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Graduated 5th in Class
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Activities: Note and Comment Editor of Notre Dame Lawyer Law Review
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Bradley University
B.S. (1974) | Business Management
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Graduated 10th in Class
Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Activities: Golf
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Have written numerous articles that can be downloaded from my websiter, www.Kanouse.com
Professional Associations
ABA Forum of Franchising
Current
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Florida State Bar  # 208213
Member
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
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Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    You can use your Visa or MasterCard through my website, www.Kanouse.com
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Certain projects I do on a fixed fee basis. Other matters are bill at $425 an hour
Practice Areas
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Securities Law
Additional Practice Area
  • Franchise Law
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Legal Answers
Q. Needs a Professional to help me register my LLC in Florida
A: I can file your Articles of Organization, draft Operating Agreement and Organizational Minutes, obtain your FEIN, order minute book, and issue Certificate of Membership Interest.
Q. Forming a LLC in Florida to buy 2nd home, can I list condo address as the place of business before we take ownership?
A: I would initially use your first home as the place of business and then amend the Articles of Organization once you have closed on the second condo.
Q. Back in 2005, how would a Florida general partnership transfer its assets when it changes to a corporation?
A: You have to prepare a Bill of Sale and other transfer documents depending on the nature of the assets from the GP to the Corp. This would be the capital contribution of each partner as each partner would become a shareholder in proportionate to his or her partnership percentage. You would also prepare a Dissolution of Partnership.
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Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
2255 Glades Road
Suite 324 Atrium
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Telephone: (561) 451-8090
Fax: (561) 451-8089