Business Law & Litigation

100+ Combined Years Serving Clarksville

Business Law and Litigation

Experienced Clarksville Business Attorneys

Whether you are starting a new business or involved in a sticky contract dispute, the Clarksville law firm of Patton | Pittman provides sophisticated counsel and cost-effective representation.

Our attorneys advise on business start-ups, contracts and transactions and handle all business litigation, including construction litigation and business dissolution. We serve builders and other business owners in Montgomery County and surrounding areas of Tennessee and Kentucky. Call (931) 361-4477to arrange a consultation.

We Understand Business Owners' Concerns

Attorneys Greg Patton and Chris Pittman are uniquely qualified to address your legal issues. They are business owners who understand the risks and responsibilities of owning a small business. They understand the issues that small businesses face and the need for efficient and economical solutions.

Business Litigation

Greg Patton, Chris Pittman, Nathan Hunt and Christopher Clark can capably handle a range of litigated matters, with an eye on your bottom line:

  • Complicated "business divorce" — dissolving a company or partnership with the minimum expense and acrimony
  • Commercial construction — representing building contractors and subcontractors in lawsuits over performance or mechanic's liens/material men's liens for non-payment
  • Contract disputes with customers and vendors
  • Family business disputes (internal or with competitors)
  • Employment agreements and trade secrets

Business Formation — Setting Up for Success

Patton | Pittman helps start-up businesses choose the appropriate entity (L.L.C., S-corporation, partnership) and can draft or review operating agreements, shareholder agreements and partnership agreements. We provide solid legal counsel on contracts and agreements, personal liability and management structure to avoid internal squabbles and future legal entanglements with outside parties.

Our attorneys can also advise you on business deals and contracts, including construction contracts, commercial property transactions and employee agreements.

Qualified, Effective and Local

There is a misconception that one has to go to Nashville for "firepower" in business litigation. Chris Pittman and Greg Patton are skilled trial lawyers and negotiators. They can resolve your dispute economically, while providing the responsiveness and continuity not always available at a larger law firm.


Patton | Pittman provides a free initial consultation. Call our Clarksville office at (931) 361-4477 or contact us online.


We Will Walk You Through the Entire Business Law & Litigation Process Get in touch today