RALEIGH, N.C. – Jeff Truitt, a lawyer with Smith Anderson, delivered a presentation on buy-sell agreements and related shareholder agreements at the NC Bar Association's 2012 Basics of Business Law Seminar on May 18, 2012 in Cary, North Carolina. In his discussion, Mr. Truitt described the principal reasons that owners of equity interests in corporations, limited liability companies and partnerships seek to enter into buy-sell agreements, the structure and method of funding such arrangements, and certain relevant tax considerations.
About Jeff Truitt
Mr. Truitt is a general business lawyer with experience in mergers and acquisitions, startups and entrepreneurial transactions, and commercial finance. Immediately prior to joining Smith Anderson, Mr. Truitt practiced corporate and securities law with Sidley Austin LLP in Chicago.