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We are selling a small business and need the paperwork done for taking a note on it and other items pertaining to the sale. What type attorney should I be looking for?

Lawyer's Assistant: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.

Sorry.. California

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No

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I don't think so

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You would be able to use a business law attorney or even a contract attorney and either one of those would be able to handle what you need.

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