About Margrave Celmins

Business, Real Estate and Estate Planning Attorneys in Scottsdale, Arizona

At Margrave Celmins, P.C., our skillful handling of business and related legal issues is what brings most of our clients to the firm for the first time.

What keeps our clients with us is our total commitment to provide quality service in a prompt and efficient manner.

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  • In our continuing series (see below for past links), this blog focuses on the mechanics of starting a new business. You have decided on the entity’s structure and have prepared a comprehensive plan. You have identified a unique and simple business name that easily can be remembered and accessed by the internet. You have obtained …

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  • Many employers are unaware that they may be using the wrong overtime rate. The Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) requires that over-time pay be determined using the employee’s “regular rate” of pay, which includes all earnings paid to the employee during the workweek. However, the FLSA specifically provides that certain earnings may be excluded from …

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  • Has your reputation been besmirched? Have you been falsely accused of a crime? Have you or your business been unjustly accused of fraud, theft, or even incompetence? Are you uninterested in dueling to restore your honor? Not to worry. The law provides you with a legal and non-violent method of redress. In such a case, …

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  • On July 7, 2017, the Industrial Commission issued a Notice of Supplemental Proposed Rulemakings. Such Notice states that employers who “front load” employee earned paid sick time (EPST) are not required to carry-over unused EPST each year. Front loading is when an employer provides its employees with immediate use at the beginning of each year …

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  • Every business has some trade secrets, right? But what are they and are they being properly protected are key questions that every business owner must recognize and face. Sometimes, the results are not quite what was expected, much to the dismay of the business owner. Arizona is a party to and has adopted the Uniform …

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  • Outstanding professionalism and personal attention.
    Corporate Client
  • A giant cut above other firms I’ve worked with in regards to promptness and direct and efficient answers to questions.
    Real Estate Client
  • The Firm provides integrity, knowledge, professionalism with a human touch and clear expectations.
    Estate Planning Client
  • Although we hope not to require further services by any firm, Margrave Celmins, P.C. will always be our first choice.
    Commercial Litigation Client
  • We appreciate your concern and the protection provided by your advice.
    Real Estate Client
  • I really appreciate all the time and effort you devoted to my case. You are one attorney I would definitely recommend. Thank you!
    Personal Injury Client
  • Thank you for treating our son and us with kindness, compassion and due diligence. We appreciate all your work on our behalf.
    Personal Injury Client
  • My friend said you were one of the first “straight talking” attorneys she’s spoken to and she appreciated you discussing her problem with her.
    Business Client