Corporate Governance

Wegman, Hessler & Vanderburg represents businesses of all sizes, ranging from local start-up companies to organizations with thousands of employees and international operations.  Our reputation has been built upon consistently emphasizing a high level of personalized service and attention to detail.

We focus on specific problems and opportunities and do not apply universal solutions to the individual needs of our clients.  Our attorneys are often asked by our clients to serve on their board of directors, as trustees or other trusted advisors.  We strive to be a member of the trusted team of advisors providing quality advice and counsel to our clients.

Our corporate governance services include:

  • Review and update existing documents, policies and procedures such as board policies, board committee charters, director and officer policies, corporate codes of conduct, and ethics policies.
  • Compliance review programs.
  • Compliance and ethics training seminars for directors, officers, management and employees.
  • Advice and counsel regarding directors and officers liability insurance and indemnification agreements.
  • Executive compensation and employment agreements.
  • Advice and counsel on corporate governance issues associated with mergers and acquisitions.

Corporate governance has become an issue of critical concern because of the numerous public instances of fraud, abuse and the increased regulatory requirements imposed upon businesses and key executives.  Our lawyers can provide you with the advice you need concerning corporate governance, structure and regulatory compliance.