Each member of the Thompson Welch Soroko & Gilbert legal team takes pride in delivering sophisticated, personalized, and responsive legal counsel in a wide range of practice areas. Our collegial and collaborative approach to tackling complex legal problems assures that our clients are afforded the specialized experience and resources of each member of our firm.

Please click on your area of interest to find out more about about our practices and the primary attorneys in each practice area.

  • Business Transactions

    • Partnerships, LLCs, & Corporations

    • Joint Ventures & Strategic Alliances

    • Mergers & Acquisitions

    • Bank & Commercial Loans

    • Investment Fund Formation / Private Placements

    • Contractual Relationships

    • Securities

    • Corporate Governance

    • Regulatory Compliance

    • Employment and Consulting Agreements

    • Product Manufacturing, Sales, and Distribution

    • Licensing

  • Real Estate Law

    • Real Estate Acquisitions & Dispositions

    • Real Estate Development

    • Property Tax - Prop 13

    • Commercial Leasing

    • Private Equity and Real Estate Fund Formation

    • Real Estate Equity and Investments

    • Tenant in Common Agreements

    • Real Estate Finance and Lending

    • Real Estate Litigation

  • Tax Law

    • Transaction Tax Planning

    • 1031 Exchanges

  • Trusts & Estates

    • Estate Planning

    • Irrevocable life insurance trusts

    • Grantor retained annuity trusts

    • Educational trusts

    • Charitable remainder trusts and other planned-giving techniques

    • Personal residence trusts

    • Family limited partnerships and LLCs

    • Durable Powers of Attorney and Advance Health Care Directives

    • Personal gifting strategies

    • Business transfer strategies

    • Generation-skipping transfer tax planning

    • Retirement benefit planning

    • Internal Revenue Service Ruling Requests

    • Estate and Trust Administration

    • Probate & Trust Administration

    • Trustee and beneficiary counseling

    • Post-death tax planning

    • Preparation of gift and estate tax returns

    • Gift and estate tax audits

    • Estate and trust related controversies

  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution

    • Commercial Litigation

    • Partnership Disputes

    • Real Estate Litigation

    • Construction Litigation

    • Trust Litigation

    • Labor and Employment

    • Insurance Recovery Litigation

  • Mediation