Business Law Attorneys in Southern Illinois


Owning and running your own business can be both a rewarding and intimidating endeavor. The savvy attorneys at Burton & Vick, LLC will help you determine the proper business entity for your new business and assist you with a variety of transactional matters which may occur during the course of your business operations. 


Burton & Vick, LLC can help you set up and manage the legal necessities of the following types of business entities:

C Corporation
  • ​An independent legal entity owned by shareholders. The C Corporation is more complex than other business structures.
S Corporation
  • A special type of corporation created through an IRS tax election. The S Corporation allows profits and losses to pass through one's personal tax return.
Not for Profit Corporation
  • A business organization that serves some public purpose and for this reason, enjoys special treatment under the law. 
Limited Liability Company (LLC)
  • An LLC combines the limited liability features of a corporation and the tax efficienies and operational flexibility of a partnership
  • A Partnership is a single business where two or more people share ownership. Partnerships come in various forms, such as: General Partnership, Limited Partnership (LP), Limited Liability Partnership (LLP), Limited Liability Limited Partnership (LLLP)

  • A Cooperative is an organization or business owned by and operated for the benefit of those using its services. 
Joint Ventures
  • A Joint Venture acts as a general partnership except its duration is for a limited time or for a single project. 
Sole Proprietorships
  • In a Sole Proprietrorship there is no distiction between the owner and the business. It is an unincorporated business which is owned and operated by one individual. 
Burton & Vick, LLC can also help with a variety of transactional matters related to your business, including:
  • Buy/Sell Agreements
  • Operating Agreements
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Contract Matters
  • Employment Issues

Burton & Vick, LLC offers the following additional services:


Real Estate, Family LawProbate, Estate Planning 


Contact us today for a consultation!

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Phone: (618) 998-1138
Fax: (618) 551-2711

Burton & Vick, LLC

Attorneys at Law
1110 North Court Street
Marion, IL 62959





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