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Steve Suneson

Steve Suneson

Coan, Payton & Payne, LLC
  • Business Law, International Law, Real Estate Law
  • Colorado, New York
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Summary

I help Canadian and European companies establish a US presence, help them grow and expand, help them avoid typical legal pitfalls and solve their other US problems. I work in a practical and cost-efficient manner so my foreign clients can focus on growing US operations and increase US profit. I also work with Colorado business owners who want to sell or buy their businesses, need financing, want to expand overseas or complete other business transactions. I ensure that the transition for any Colorado and other US companies seeking to expand operations overseas is seamless and efficient by drawing upon my international background. I listen to my clients, address their concerns in a practical way, and complete their transactions in a cost-efficient manner, so my clients can focus on running their businesses and being profitable. . Specialties: International and cross-border practice; Canada, Sweden, UK and rest of Europe, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, commercial contracts and leasing, corporate structure and planning and finance.

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • International Law
  • Real Estate Law
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    30-60 min initial consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Colorado
New York
Languages
  • Swedish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Senior Counsel
Coan, Payton & Payne, LLC
- Current
I practice in the areas of business law and commercial transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, Canada, Sweden, the UK and rest of Europe, cross-border and international transactions, commercial contracts, secured transactions, private equity, along with corporate structure and governance.
Partner
Kavinoky Cook LLP
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Canada, Sweden and rest of Europe, cross-border and international transactions, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, commercial contracts and leasing, secured transactions, corporate structure and planning, and general corporate.
Associate
Kavinoky Cook LLP
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Canada, Sweden and rest of Europe, cross-border and international transactions, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, commercial contracts and leasing, secured transactions, corporate structure and planning, and general corporate.
Prosecutor
Queens District Atttorney's Office
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Trials, motions and hearings.
Associate
Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP (formerly Dewey Ballantine LLP)
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Representing large institutional investors and large companies in private equity and corporate transactions
Education
University of Minnesota Law School
Professional Associations
State Bar of Colorado # 43342
Member
- Current
New York State Bar # 3949369
Member
- Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Exiting US distribution agreements: not as easy as you may think,
Colorado Bar Association Business Law Section Newsletter
“Things to consider when doing business in the US”
Business Beat, Ontario Bar Association
At-will-anställning i USA
Affärsvärlden [World of Business]
Speaking Engagements
Doing business in the US, Lunch series, Toronto, Ontario
Swedish-Canadian Chamber of Commerce
Information for Canadian executives regarding doing business in the US.
Is your social legal?, Technology speaker series, Denver, Colorado
Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce
Legal issues relating to social media.
What Swedish Companies Need to Know to Do Business in the US, Lunch series, Umeå, Sweden
Västerbottens Handelskammare
Information about initial legal and tax considerations when a Swedish company is doing business in the US.
Certifications
AV® Preeminent™ 4.9 out of 5.0
LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell
Avvo Rating: 10.0 out of 10
AVVO
Websites & Blogs
Website
Steve Suneson biography
Website
Exiting U.S. Distribution Agreements: More Difficult Than You May Think
Social Media
Contact & Map
Coan, Payton & Payne, LLC
999 18th Street
South Tower, S1500
Denver, CO 80202
USA
Telephone: (303) 861-8888
Fax: (970) 232-9927
Coan, Payton & Payne, LLC - Fort Collins
103 W. Mountain Ave., Suite 200
Fort Collins, CO 80524
USA
Telephone: (970) 225-6700
Fax: (970) 232-9927