Small Business Representation
Big Law Firm Quality
Without the Big Law Firm Fees
Dentistry runs through our family
At Brenden Kelley Law, we understand the unique legal needs of the dental profession and are dedicated to providing comprehensive legal support to our clients in Cleveland, Ohio. Brenden understands better than most lawyers a dentist’s unique concerns because his wife, Dr. Abigail A. Kelley, DMD, is a dentist herself. Brenden has a passion for helping dentists and dental practices in a variety of matters.
Buying or Selling a Dental Practice
Brenden has experience in the buying and selling of dental practices, including the negotiation and drafting of purchase agreements and the transfer of assets. We can help you with the due diligence process, review of financial statements and assist with the negotiation of terms and conditions of the sale or purchase.
Formation of a Dental Practice
Our firm can assist with the formation of a new dental practice, including the selection of the appropriate business entity, such as a Limited Liability Company (LLC) or a Professional Corporation (PC), drafting of articles of incorporation or organization, and compliance with state and federal regulations. We can also help you with obtaining licenses, permits and certifications required to establish and run your dental practice.
Dental Practice Agreements
We can help draft and review partnership agreements, operating agreements, and buy-sell agreements to ensure that your practice is protected and your interests are secured. These agreements are essential to establish the rights, responsibilities, and obligations of each partner and to avoid potential conflicts in the future.
Dental Employment Agreements
Our firm is experienced in drafting and reviewing employment agreements, including non-compete and non-solicitation agreements, to protect your practice from potential loss of employees and clients. These agreements are essential to safeguard your trade secrets, confidential information and customer base.
We are well-versed in the laws and regulations that apply to dental practices, including HIPAA, OSHA, and other state and federal laws, and can assist with compliance to ensure that your practice is operating within the law. We can help you with the development of policies and procedures, employee training and risk management to minimize the risk of legal issues arising.
The Brenden Kelley Difference
I understand dental practices on a deeply personal level – my wife is a dentist.
As a dedicated small business lawyer, I approach dental law from a standpoint that few can match. Having my wife as a dental consultant to my practice is not just an advantage; it’s an edge that can make all the difference in the dental marketplace.
Buying or selling a dental practice comes with its share of complexities, from navigating insurance intricacies to handling legal and business matters. That’s where my expertise shines. I bring a comprehensive understanding of both the billing and business practices involved, backed by insights from a competent dentist who truly comprehends the nuances of the dental profession.
When you choose me as your legal counsel, you’re not just getting a lawyer; you’re gaining a trusted partner who blends professional expertise with a personal touch. For legal guidance you can rely on, don’t hesitate to reach out via the form below or by giving me a call. Your dental practice deserves the Brenden Kelley Difference.
Real Estate Matters for Dentists
Our firm has experience with real estate transactions specific to dentists, including leasing, purchasing, and selling of dental office space. We can help you with the negotiation of leases, review of purchase and sale agreements, and assist with zoning and land use issues.
Dental Support Organizations
We can assist with the formation and operation of dental support organizations, including compliance with state and federal regulations. We can help you with the formation of the organization, drafting of bylaws, and review of agreements with affiliated dentists and non-clinical staff.
Healthcare Laws and Compliance
We are familiar with the complex laws and regulations that govern the dental profession, including the Affordable Care Act and other state and federal laws, and can help you navigate these laws to ensure compliance. We can also help you with the development of compliance plans, internal audits and investigations.
If you are a dentist looking to start your own practice or looking for assistance managing the legal needs of your practice, please contact us today to schedule a consultation. Our firm will be happy to review your situation and advise you on the best course of action. We will work to ensure that your goals are met as efficiently and quickly as possible.