Michael Labertew founded his own firm Labertew & Associates after passing the bar in 1989. Michael attended law school at University of Utah’s Quinney School of Law from 1986 to 1989. Michael has experience with business and legal consulting. He established his firm based on the principle of working closely with clients and forming lasting relationships with them.
About Labertew & Associates, LLC.
The attorneys at Labertew & Associates specialize in assisting businesses grow and expand through acquisitions and mergers. They work with companies in the local Wasatch Front including the cities; Provo, Ogden, Murray, Salt Lake City, and South Salt Lake. The attorneys also help companies convert from being private to becoming public issuers of securities while providing corporate expertise and advice on business reorganization, leads, mergers. The firm also can assist with criminal and commercial defense litigation.
The firm works closely with its clients with the goal to form strong, lasting partnerships and not to act as only an outside advisor. Labertew & Associates provides management and financial consulting and auditing while also assisting clients with formulating and drafting business strategies in order to ensure their clients succeed. The attorneys at Labertew & Associates also deal with clients in a variety of industries which include; software development, pharmaceutical, oil & gas production, internet architecture and infrastructure, semiconductors devices, and dozens of additional service providers.
Areas of Specialization
You can read more about the specializations of Labertew & Associations below:
Mergers and Acquisitions
Mergers and acquisitions are two aspects of strategic management. Mergers and acquisitions comes into play in terms of buying, selling and dividing companies. Mergers and acquisitions can be seen as a form of restructuring in that due to these two aspects a business becomes reorganized in order to grow and expand.
A securities offering might also be known as funding round or investment round in which a company raises funds in order to further expand, make an acquisition, or for another business related purpose. There are various rounds involved in a securities offering process including; seed rounds, angel rounds, venture rounds and a mezzanine round.
Corporate Litigation is an area of business law which involves the attorney or firm providing counsel and representation in lawsuits and other business legal matters.
Within criminal law, conditions exist that will excuse or negate specific elements of a crime (such as the “intent” element). Some of these defenses include; Insanity, Automatism, Intoxication, Mistake of Fact, Necessity/ Lesser Harm, Self Defense and Duress.