The attorneys at Shutts & Bowen possess a superior knowledge of the automotive industry. With decades of experience and a deep understanding of the industry, we guide dealerships, their principals and key employees through the myriad of challenges faced in the industry.
Our lawyers have handled hundreds of automobile, truck, motorcycle and other on- and off-road motor vehicle dealership transactions throughout the United States. We represent multi-line auto groups and malls as well as single point dealerships in a wide range of issues, including buy-sell transactions, financing, site control, add points and protests, relocation, regulatory matters, manufacturer programs, disputes, and day-to-day operations.
In addition, supported by the extensive experience of our related practice areas, we assist our automotive industry clients in their real estate, land use and zoning, construction, environmental, litigation, e-commerce/Internet, intellectual property, state and federal tax, employment, employee benefit matters, and business succession planning.