Pursuant to a merger with the firm in which he was a principal since 1985, Alan has been a partner at Carlile Patchen & Murphy since 2015. He primarily works with closely-held and family businesses of all types, and the individuals and families who own those businesses. Alan’s practice areas cover a broad range of business and personal matters, including; business acquisitions and sales, tax-exempt non-profits, real estate, employee benefits, estate planning and estate & trust administration.
Mr. Veatch’s work includes planning, structuring and financing of new and existing businesses; negotiating and structuring multi-million dollar and smaller business acquisitions and divestitures; drafting and negotiating many types of contracts, including agreements with vendors and customers; designing and implementing consulting, employment, buy-sell, non-compete and similar agreements; developing and negotiating commercial leases and property purchases and sales; and estate, tax, and succession planning for multi-generational family and other closely-held businesses. He represents a broad range of types of businesses, including manufacturing, retailing, technology and other services, vehicle dealerships, medical and dental practices, distributors and manufacturer’s representatives, as well as many others.