Quick Information

415 North LaSalle
Suite 401
Chicago, Illinois 60654
Phone: 312-464-9840

433 North Camden Drive
Suite 600
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Phone: 310-279-5160

Fax: 312-464-9845
E-mail: info@cumminsassociates.com




























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Cummins & Associates, Ltd. is a full-service firm serving the advisory, transactional, and litigation needs of our clients.

Corporate & Transactional Services
Executive & Employment Matters

  • Merger and Acquisition
  • Venture Financing (Venture Capital, Equity, Debt, Convertible Instruments, Equity)
  • Shareholder Agreements, Buy-Sell Contract
  • Buy Out of Departing Shareholder / Partners




  • Advise on Fiduciary Duties of Officers and Directors
  • Preparation and Negotiation of Agreements
    • Non-Competition Agreements
    • Non-Disclosure Agreements
    • Executive/Employee Agreements
    • Employee Handbooks
  • Develop or Review Compensation Arrangements
  • Review or Enforcement of Stock Option Plans
Sports & Entertainment
Information & Technology Services

  • Copyright and Trademark issues
  • Music and Literary publishing and licensing agreements
  • Celebrity Sponsorships
  • Merchandising Agreements
  • Film & TV production agreements
    • IP distribution and licensing agreements
    • New media and digital distribution
    • Option and Purchase Agreements
    • Talent agreements
  • Intellectual Property Analysis: Patent, Copyright or Trade Secret
  • Sale and Licensing Negotiation
  • Protection of Proprietary Information
    • Agreements, Documentation, and Procedures
    • Litigation
  • Copyright, Trademark Filing


Commercial Real Estate
Bankruptcy Services

  • Acquisition and Divestiture
  • Entity Formation
  • Related Litigation
  • Bankruptcy Litigation– Creditors
  • Relief from Automatic Stay
  • Preferential/Fraudulent Transfer Claims
Business Counseling
  • Transactional Analysis
  • Restructure Shareholder and Creditor Arrangements
  • Review of Business Plans

  • Review of Financial Status
  • Preferred Referral of Non-Attorney Advisors
  • Governmental Affairs