Jeffery B. Risinger

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(1) Jeffery B. Risinger, attorney at law: 1998 – to present (solo business transactions law practice); (2) Butler University: 1999 – 2001 (Adjunct Professor of Business Law / College of Business Administration); (3) The Reynolds Group, Inc. (water & wastewater privatization business): 1993 – 1998 (co-founder; CFO; attorney); (4) Davies & Leagre ( a/k/a Leagre & Barnes; Leagre Chandler & Millard): 1985 – 1993 (Founding Partner); (5) Baker & Daniels, Indianapolis, Indiana: 1981 – 1984 (Associate)

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Tax Planning
  • Business/Commercial Transactions
  • Entrepreneurial Business/Business Formations
  • Business Planning/Business Consulting Projects

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
317-550-1410  Phone
317-413-3229  Phone
University Attended:
Indiana University Kelley School of Business, B.S., with highest distinction/honors program, Beta Gamma Sigma, 1978; University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1981
Year of First Admission:
1981, Indiana
Indiana State Bar Association; American Bar Association.
Attorney for Business Sale & Acquisition Transactions: · 2017-2018 - - Buyer’s attorney. Educational certification and credentialing business (services and tangible products). Involved significant non-compete planning and the use of “rollover business startup” (called “ROBS”) financing to access IRA funds for the payment of part of the purchase price (simultaneous with the use of SBA financing). (7-figure transaction) · 2017 - - Buyer’s attorney. Operating auto body shop (and real estate purchase). Indiana sales tax and seller retirement plan issues. Significant due diligence. (7-figure transaction) Attorney for Financing & Development Transactions · 2018 - - Tax counsel and general document counsel for a 7-figure refinance for a production business · 2017 - - Tax counsel and local Indiana counsel for a $20,000,000+ refinance for a real estate development and operations business Attorney for 501(c)(3) Not-for Profit Organization · 2016 – 2018 - - Attorney and extensive business consulting for the formation and growth of a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit Christian ministry/burn survivor assistance organization, including book publishing project, public relations campaign, theological/outreach positioning, donation solicitation planning. Attorney for Miscellaneous Business Matters · 2017-2018 - - Dissolution of a long-term investment limited liability company which completed a Brazil (South America) farmland investment. · 2017 - - Counsel to a sales employee at a financially distressed distributor business, including work-out of non-compete, final order fulfillments, and bonus compensation payment and other issues with the distressed employer. Also assisted with the negotiation of the transition to a new employer.
· 2016 - - Long-term master lease (for lessor) of geo-technical drilling equipment to be used by multiple lessees on a shared basis.
· 2017 - - Non-Circumvent & Confidentiality Agreement with a new marketing partner.
· 2016 - - Counsel as to investment in emerging medical service and real estate project-oriented business. · 2015 - - Designed tax-effective equity compensation program for an emerging, vertically-integrated farming and marketing company (using safe harbors provided for in IRS rulings).
Payment Information:
  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

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Carmel, Indiana

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