Trexler Law Firm - Areas of Practice

Areas of Practice

Commercial Litigation

Trexler Law, P.C. represents individual and corporate clients in all matters relating to commercial litigation, including: contract disputes, shareholder disputes, merger and acquisition disputes, arbitration, non-compete agreements, trade secrets and proprietary information, real estate transfer and lease disputes, and others.

Jon Trexler has experience representing foreign and domestic clients, as well as litigating issues arising under the laws of different states and foreign jurisdictions. This experience also includes working on behalf of clients of different sizes, and in a diverse range of industries, such as:

  • Banking and finance
  • Manufacturing
  • Construction and real estate development
  • Domestic and international shipping and freight
  • Medical services
  • Hospitality and tourism
  • Retail sales
  • Insurance
  • Technology
  • Investment services and brokerage

Corporate Law and Shareholder Disputes

Trexler Law, P.C. represents owners and shareholders of large corporations, family businesses, sole proprietorships, and all other types of domestic and international businesses. The firm’s experience in this field includes:

  • Corporate reorganizations and asset protection
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Capitalization and financing
  • Workforce management, human resources, and employment issues
  • Insolvency
  • Corporate formation
  • Corporate governance and management
  • Contract drafting and analysis
  • Stockholder and owner disputes, buy-outs and receiverships
  • Succession planning
  • Tax planning
  • Crisis management
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Business transactions and contracting
  • Entity liquidation and dissolution
  • Asset and stock purchases
  • Joint ventures

Employment Law

The employment practice at Trexler Law, P.C. consists of providing advice and litigation services to employees, employers and independent contractors. Such issues may include:

  • Discrimination and retaliation claims, including age, disability, gender, race, national origin and harassment, among others
  • Whistleblower claims
  • Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and state administrative claims
  • Wage and hour claims under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and state and local laws
  • Breach of fiduciary duty/duty of loyalty claims
  • Employment, independent contractor and consulting contract counseling
  • Trade secrets protections
  • Document retention policies
  • Disability insurance claims
  • Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) issues
  • Employee handbooks
  • Non-compete agreements
  • Severance agreements

Tax Controversies

Trexler Law’s tax controversies practice encompasses all types of disputes with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), as well as state and local tax authorities. This includes audits and revenue agent examinations, IRS Appeals Office claims, requests for revenue rulings, as well as litigation in the U.S. Tax Court and federal district courts.

Tax Planning

Trexler Law, P.C. offers its clients extensive expertise in the Internal Revenue Code, and offers advice in minimizing tax liability for both domestic and international business operations. Its domestic tax planning includes:

  • Choice of entity counseling
  • Corporate, partnership and joint venture planning
  • Accounting method and timing issues
  • Real estate and capital asset issues
  • Insolvency and workout arrangements
  • Tax-exempt organizations
  • Revenue Rulings
  • Non-taxable exchanges

Trexler Law, P.C. also offers counseling on the following international tax planning issues:

  • Tax treaties and tax exemptions for foreign nationals
  • Inbound and outbound investment
  • FIRPTA liability and compliance
  • Cross-border business organizations, reorganizations and financing
  • Earnings repatriations
  • Organization of multinational joint ventures
  • Planning and management of subsidiary and Subpart F income
  • Purchases and sales of tangible property
  • Licensing of intangibles
  • Foreign tax credits

Construction Litigation

Trexler Law, P.C. offers substantial experience representing property owners, developers, construction contractors, and professionals in disputes relating to construction. Such claims and issues include the following:

  • Warranty and insurance claims
  • Liens and lien foreclosures
  • Construction contract drafting and review
  • Collection and creditor remedies
  • Construction project disputes
  • Professional malpractice of architects and engineers
  • Environmental and land use issues

International Trade Law

Trexler Law, P.C. offers services to clients who conduct international business in connection with disputes with government agencies in the areas of customs, export controls, antidumping, and other trade laws. This may include representing foreign or domestic clients in matters before the U.S. International Trade Commission, the U.S. Department of Commerce, or in the U.S. Court of International Trade.