Practice Area:

Corporate, Real Estate & Financial Transactions

In Texas, never do business without a shield.

For several years, Texas has been attracting companies of all sizes from across the U.S. and around the world with its superior business climate, robust infrastructure, and world-class workforce. As a proud, third-generation Dallas based law firm, Shields has spoken “Texas Business” fluently for several decades. Whether your company is established in Texas, or is new to the Lone Star State, you need a law firm that understands how business gets done here. Not only do we have the legal background you’d expect, but more than that, we have the business expertise you need. Our team’s strength is in combining business acumen with legal strategy tailored to your business goals.

We have experience in virtually any industry category, with specific experience in these sectors.

Real Estate | Restaurant & Hospitality | Marina & Private Clubs | Auto Dealerships | Oil & Gas | Financial Industries, Lending | Biotechnology | Pharmaceuticals | Healthcare | Aerospace | Building Products | Commercial Services & Supplies | Construction & Engineering | Electrical Equipment | Machinery | Professional Services | Transportation & Logistics | Technology & Software | Packaging & Manufacturing

Your legal strategy should be aligned with your business goals. Your attorneys should provide you with strategic business insight, professional judgment and competence. In short, your attorneys should have a deep understanding of your business model, priorities, risk tolerance, and short-term and long-term goals. Shields Legal’s integrated approach to legal and business issues makes us the “go-to” resource for entrepreneurs, family offices, private equity, and middle-market companies.

We offer a wide variety of services, including:

Commercial transactions | Mergers & acquisitions | Capital markets & corporate finance | Private equity & investment transactions | Real estate acquisitions, sales & investments | Corporate governance & fund formation | Corporate restructuring | Entity selection & formation

The mission of Shields Legal is to bring strategic business insight, professional judgment and competence to your company’s business and legal issues.