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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  • This brings to a close our series on starting a new business (see below for past links), To review, the following are steps that should be considered in all new businesses: Passion for your new idea. You should be able to describe the new idea and identify the market niche that meets some need or …

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  • The new overtime pay regulations were set to go into effect on December 1, 2016.  However, a nationwide injunction was entered prior to the effective date.  On August 31, 2017, the federal court rules in favor of the various states and businesses and invalidated the Department of Labor’s new overtime pay regulations. The DOL also …

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  • Your reputation is one of the most valuable assets you possess. You work hard for years to get the reputation as a law-abiding, fair, honest and decent person. Your reputation is invaluable in your business. People do business with you because of your reputation as an honest businessperson. So, what do you do if another …

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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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  • 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