The Souders Law Group

Skagit Attorneys Serving Northwest Washington

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Business Law & Contracts in Mt Vernon, 

Anacortes, WA and the surrounding areas.


Hiring an experienced business attorney is important in protecting your company from the beginning.  Many aspects of running a business have legal requirements and consequences.  Giving attention to those aspects by having an on-going relationship with your business attorney may be the difference between the success or failure of a business.


Alan Souders is a business attorney who also is a small business owner.  The Souders Law Group knows the legal challenges that businesss owners face - regulations, leases, contracts, employment issues, taxes - as well as the practical realities of delivering products and services, cash flow, marketing, and client relations.  Our goal is to help a business find practical ways to take care of its legal obligations, protect its interests, and resolve disputes.

As a consumer, when should you hire a business attorney?  If you have a dispute with a bank, credit card company, dealership, or other business, we can give you practical options.  If you need to make an insurance claim, a business lawyer with insurance experience can help you put forward a well thought-out claim.  We help consumers with even simple matters.  See our initial consultation flat rate and schedule an appointment to have your questions answered.

We can help with:


Contracts & Agreements

Purchase and Sale of  a Business

Business Formations

Licensing & Regulations

Business Management

Commercial Real Estate

Employment Law


Litigation, Negotiation, Mediation & Arbitration

Business Succession

Businesses we serve

·       Retail

·       Construction

·       Real Estate

·       Professional & Technical

·       Food & Accommodation

·       Arts, Entertainment & Recreation

·       Service Providers

·       Manufacturing

·       Marinas

·       Travel & Motel


Why have a Business Lawyer?


Your financial well-being depends on the contracts you sign and the business you run.  Too often we have seen the financial ruin of businesses and customers who relied on internet forms and advice from someone other than a business lawyer.  If you are a business, an attorney experienced in business law can help you with nearly all of your legal requirements to keep your business healthy.


Why have a Business Lawyer in Skagit County?

As a small business, Alan and his team understand the long list of tasks that must be done every day.  We know there are times when we should turn to other professionals for help.   As a lawyer in Skagit County, Alan understands the business climate and challenges in Northwest Washington.  We work with our business clients by advising them on upcoming decisions, maintaining compliance with federal, state, and local regulations, and handling the inevitable disputes that arise in doing business.


Alan and the Souders Law team want you and your business to succeed.  By establishing a solid attorney-client relationship with you, we can be there for you on short notice when you need our advice and help.  If we are aware of your business goals and plans, we can help you make sound decisions and protect your options for long term success.


If you are a consumer, you can meet with a business lawyer in Skagit County to quickly address your matter.  Our experience with the business community in the Northwest gives us the means to help you work out low cost solutions to your matter. 


If you are looking for a business lawyer in Skagit, Island, San Juan, Whatcom, or Snohomish County, please contact us to discuss our services.  The Souders Law Group staff is knowledgeable in business law.  We rely on them to help our attorneys and clients so that our fees stay reasonable.  Technology allows us to help our busy clients without needing to meet at our offices on most occasions.