Experienced General Counsel for Corporations

Trustworthy legal advice from a Columbia, SC attorney, direct to company CEO or board of directors

The officers who define your company’s mission, create its policies and chart its course must receive the best legal advice available. Montgomery Willard, LLC has veteran attorneys  who are up to the task. Retaining a Montgomery Willard attorney as general counsel for your company ensures you receive:

  • Highly ethical and knowledgeable representation — Our uncompromising standards of professionalism and integrity ensure your compliance with regulations and best practices
  • Cost efficiency — Dedicated counsel to circumvent legal difficulties can pay for itself in litigation minimized or avoided altogether
  • Personalized service — Our culture of engagement promotes direct client contact through which we anticipate your needs, delivering proactive services on a regular basis

Capable management of your company’s legal needs

General counsel is your corporate gatekeeper. It’s a big job with far-ranging responsibilities. You should only consider a proven attorney with a record of success dispensing advice and litigating critical issues related to corporate governance and commercial activity. Montgomery Willard’s lawyers are fully qualified to tackle the broad range of duties related to the following issues:

  • Business ethics
  • Bylaws
  • Certifications
  • Collective bargaining agreements
  • Communications with third parties
  • Contracts
  • Court representation
  • Executive compensation
  • Intellectual property
  • Internal investigations
  • Mediation of disputes
  • Multi-jurisdictional issues
  • Outsourcing
  • Public policy
  • Real property interests
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Supervision of legal staff
  • Whistleblowers

Independent judgment for the corporate clients

Though general counsel reports to the CEO or the chairperson of your board, the counsel’s true client is the business entity. Montgomery Willard’s attorneys enjoy a superior reputation for ethics, exemplified by our co-founders who are AV® Preeminent(TM) Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®. You can rest assured that our attorneys will always offer the best- researched, most candid legal opinions possible.

Trustworthy general counsel advising CEOs or boards of directors in Columbia, SC

Montgomery Willard attorneys have the knowledge, experience and integrity to serve capably as general counsel for corporations of all sizes. To schedule a consultation, call us at 803-470-0722 or contact our Columbia office online.