Car Wash & Auto Detailing

At Bashian & Papantoniou, our attorneys utilize their vast experience in corporate law, business law, personal injury and real estate law, and our connections to the car washing industry to provide sound legal advice and services to owners of car washes.

“Having experienced legal counsel, such as the attorneys at Bashian & Papantoniou, who are experienced in handling car wash transactions, is crucial in creating and protecting the rights of local car wash businesses.”

If you are interested in opening or purchasing a car wash business, you should consult with our experienced attorneys to ensure that your business is properly opened and operated in accordance with the relevant New York State laws.  As attorneys experienced in car wash transactions, Bashian & Papantoniou is dedicated to ensuring that the creation of our clients’ car washing business or purchase of a car washing business is properly completed in a cost-effective and timely manner.  We advise our clients beginning with specific issues relating to corporate formation, such as the negotiation and drafting of corporate governance documents such as, shareholder agreements, operating agreements, resolutions, by-laws, shareholder and director meeting minutes, sales and commission agreements, employment and severance agreements, and risk management plans.

Our experienced lawyers in the car wash industry also assist with the purchase and sale of a car wash business from the negotiation of the terms of sale and ensuring that an adequate investment is secured.   Our experienced corporate lawyers aso assist our clients with the organization and holding of shareholders meetings, advisement of fiduciary duties and representation of clients in business disputes between shareholders and/or directors that spawn litigation. Additionally, our attorneys assist car wash businesses with the negotiation of commercial leases and applicable zoning laws and other zoning related issues.

Our car wash attorneys represent clients operating car washes in the following areas:

  • Personal injury and/or slip and fall cases;
  • Lawsuits arising from negligence;
  • Breach of contract disputes;
  • Business disputes;
  • Property damage claims;
  • Eviction proceedings;
  • Employee related claims (wage disputes, harassment, discrimination, overtime and disability claims); and
  • Claims relating to zoning regulations (for example, challenges concerning the opening of a car wash in a particular neighborhood by residents);

If you have any questions about owning or operating a car wash then call our team of professionals today.

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The attorneys at Bashian & Papantoniou are constantly striving to take law to the next level. Our team is comprised of exceptional professionals who put their clients first. We are knowledgeable, personable and diligent. Client success is our top priority.