Business & Commercial Law

Areas of focus within business and commercial law.

Business Formation and Operation

Our clients receive prompt and dedicated service in the formation and registration of new entities, including corporations, limited liability companies, general partnerships and various types of limited partnerships.

Margrave Celmins attorneys provide sound counsel and guidance through examining the various alternatives available for use. Whether you’re an entrepreneur looking for advice about your startup options, an established family business ready to broaden your equity base, or an experienced real estate investor who needs to protect the corporate integrity of different business entities, we can advice you and put your plans into motion.

We will assist you in the benefits and drawbacks of each entity selection alternative in light of your capital structure, growth strategy and management philosophy. And we will take care of the formation and registration of your corporation, local or domestic subsidiary, limited liability company, professional corporation, general or limited partnerships, as well as foundations and non-profit corporations. We will prepare the necessary governance documents and shareholder agreements as well.

With our extensive business, corporate and commercial experience, our firm can answer questions and assist you in formulating appropriate documentation on practically any aspect of your core business, including:

  • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Governance Agreements
  • Vendor & Customer Contracts
  • Licensing & Royalty Agreements
  • Professional or Executive Agreements
  • Financing through debtor equity transactions”

Our clients find that we listen to their needs and prepare and review documentation to reflect those expectations clearly and enforceably.

Contact Our Team

Margrave Celmins P.C.

8171 E. Indian Bend Road Suite 101
Scottsdale, AZ 85250

(480) 994-2000

(480) 994-2008

Margrave Celmins




Effective January 6, 2020, attorneys Michael W. Margrave, Michael L. Kitchen, and Patrick J. Van Zanen, as well as paralegals Brittany Crane and Mallory Rasmussen, will join Sacks Tierney P A at their office located at 4250 N. Drinkwater Boulevard, Scottsdale, AZ  85251. Their new contact information is:

Michael W. Margrave    
direct line: 480-425-2606
fax: 480-425-4906

Michael L. Kitchen
direct line: 480-425-2619
fax: 480-425-4919

Patrick J. Van Zanen    
direct line: 480-425-2623
fax: 480-425-4923

Brittany Crane
direct line: 480-425-2627
fax: 480-425-4927

Mallory Rasmussen
direct line: 480-425-2629
fax: 480-425-4929

We hope to continue serving your needs at our new home with Sacks Tierney P.A. beginning January 6, 2020