Practice Areas

Severance Law, located in Carlsbad, California, offers legal services in various areas including Business, Entity, Church and Non-Profit Law, Real Estate and Land Use Law, and Copyright and Trademark Law. Severance Law handles both litigation and transactional matters in those areas.

Business, Entity, Church, and Non-Profit Law

Severance Law is a premier law firm located in Carlsbad CA that provides comprehensive legal services to businesses including startups, mid-size companies, and large corporations. Severance Law offers a wide range of services from business formations to corporate governance advisement and mergers and acquisitions. The firm assists clients in navigating the intricacies of the business world to safeguard their interests and accomplish their objectives.

Our work in this area includes: 

  • Branding and Trademarks; 
  • Business Break-Ups; 
  • Business Disputes; 
  • Business Plans; 
  • Bylaws; 
  • Code of Ethics; 
  • Conflicts of Interest Policies; 
  • Consents of Spouse; 
  • Contract Disputes; 
  • Contract Drafting; 
  • Education Assistance Agreements; 
  • Employment and Independent Contractor Agreements; 
  • Fictitious Business Name Applications; 
  • Governance Advisement; 
  • Litigation; 
  • Master Services Agreements; 
  • Membership Interest Purchase/Redemption Agreements; 
  • Mergers & Acquisitions; 
  • Non-Disclosure Agreements; 
  • Non-Profit, LLC, C-Corporation, and Professional Corporation Formations; 
  • Operating Agreements; 
  • Owner Buy-Outs;
  • S-Corporation Elections; 
  • Separation Agreements; 
  • Shareholder, Board, and Member Resolutions; and
  • Share Purchase Agreements; 
  • Sponsorship Agreements; 
  • Trademark Applications;
  • Use of Likeness Agreements; 
  • Venue Use Agreements; and
  • More.

Real Estate and Land Use Law

Severance Law is a premier law firm located in Carlsbad CA that provides comprehensive real estate services to clients. The firm has extensive experience in various aspects of real estate, including commercial and residential transactions, leasing agreements, title searches, construction contracts, and land use. Severance Law is committed to helping clients with all their real estate needs.

Our work in this area includes: 

  • 3-Day, 30-Day, and 60-Day Notices; 
  • Commercial Purchase Agreements; 
  • Construction Defects; 
  • Easements; 
  • Failure to Disclose; 
  • Grant Deeds; 
  • HOA Disputes; 
  • Lease Disputes; 
  • Litigation; 
  • Mechanic’s Liens; 
  • Nuisance Issues; 
  • Property Damage Disputes; 
  • Property Line/Fence Disputes; 
  • Property Tax Exemption Applications; 
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements; 
  • Residential Purchase Agreements; 
  • Residential Home Construction Contracts; 
  • Subcontractor Agreements; 
  • Title Document Review; 
  • Water Intrusion Issues; 
  • Zoning/Land Use Advisement; and
  • More.

Transactions

Severance Law is a premier law firm located in Carlsbad CA that provides comprehensive transaction services to clients. Dominick Severance is an experienced transactions attorney, having drafted many contracts, including mergers and acquisition agreements, for his clients.

Our work in this area includes: 

  • Business Plans; 
  • Bylaws; 
  • Code of Ethics; 
  • Commercial Purchase Agreements; 
  • Conflicts of Interest Policies; 
  • Consents of Spouse; 
  • Contract Drafting; 
  • Easements; 
  • Education Assistance Agreements; 
  • Employment and Independent Contractor Agreements; 
  • Fictitious Business Name Applications; 
  • Grant Deeds; 
  • Master Services Agreements; 
  • Membership Interest Purchase/Redemption Agreements; 
  • Mergers & Acquisitions; 
  • Non-Disclosure Agreements; 
  • Operating Agreements; 
  • Property Tax Exemption Applications; 
  • Residential Purchase Agreements; 
  • Residential Home Construction Contracts; 
  • S-Corporation Elections; 
  • Share Purchase Agreements; 
  • Shareholder, Board, and Member Resolutions; and
  • Sponsorship Agreements; 
  • Subcontractor Agreements; 
  • Trademark Applications;
  • Use of Likeness Agreements; 
  • Venue Use Agreements; and
  • More.

Litigation

Severance Law is a premier law firm located in Carlsbad CA that provides comprehensive litigation services to clients. Dominick Severance is an experienced litigator, having settled, resolved, and litigated many disputes, actions, and controversies successfully on behalf of his clients. Even despite the turmoil, clients found peace in the process. 

Our work in this area includes: 

  • 3-Day, 30-Day, and 60-Day Notices; 
  • Arbitrations; 
  • Bankruptcy (Creditor Side); 
  • Business Break-Ups; 
  • Contract and Lease Disputes; 
  • Demand Letters; 
  • HOA Litigation; 
  • Mediations; 
  • Negotiations; 
  • Real Estate and Business Litigation; 
  • Separation Agreements; 
  • Settlement Agreements; and
  • More.

Branding, Copyright, and Trademark Law

Severance Law is a premier law firm located in Carlsbad CA that provides comprehensive branding, trademark, and copyright services to clients, including registration, protection, management, and enforcement. Severance Law is committed to protecting and advancing your brand to the fullest extent of the law.

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