Comprehensive Business Law Assistance

Owners of small businesses face numerous hurdles to success. Choosing the proper business form, remaining competitive in the local market, complying with state and federal laws, procuring appropriate insurance coverage and addressing a host of other issues can sometimes seem insurmountable.

The law firm of Romano & Associates, PLLC, is here to help. Based in Kanawha County, we have years of experience working with owners of small and medium-sized businesses throughout West Virginia. Our mission is to provide the keen legal advice and counsel you require to deal with the critical issues facing your business. These issues may involve:

  • Small business formation and startup issues
  • Local, state and federal licensing
  • Insurance coverage and risk management
  • Tax planning, audits and assessments
  • Employee hiring and retention
  • Workplace policies and procedures
  • Business litigation and alternative dispute resolution
  • Construction claims, including mechanic's liens and materialman's liens
  • Other areas involving the efficiency and profitability of your business

Providing Keen Legal Counsel In Tax Matters

If you have been the subject of a federal or state tax audit or assessment, Romano & Associates, PLLC, can guide you through all facets of the audit and appeal process. We understand the available legal strategies for minimizing tax liability.

Our firm regularly represents businesses, business owners and self-employed individuals before the IRS and the West Virginia Office of Tax Appeals. Having an experienced attorney on your team can help ensure that you pay only what you legitimately owe.

Attorney Shawn Romano Combines Education With Extensive Experience

Founding attorney Shawn R. Romano holds a B.S. degree in accounting in addition to his J.D. He regularly represents businesses before the Office of Tax Appeals, the Department of Labor, the State Tax Department, the Unemployment Compensation Division and other state and federal agencies and courts. Mr. Romano is also a member of the West Virginia State Bar's Taxation Committee. His financial training and legal experience make him ideally qualified to address clients' concerns.

Learn More About Our Business And Tax Law Services

With Romano & Associates, PLLC, on your side, you can focus on effectively operating your business, assured that the maze of legal issues you encounter will not compromise your success. Request a consultation with one of our lawyers by contacting our Charleston office by phone (304-932-4604) or by email.