At FBG, we recognize that each industry presents specialized needs and obstacles.

With expertise in a wide array of business sectors, our team is prepared to help you anticipate and address the unique challenges of your business. Our attorneys represent businesses of all sizes in a broad range of industries, including the following:

 
Construction

Construction

Our team has the knowledge and experience necessary to assist clients with the specific challenges of the construction industry, including construction documentation, dispute resolution, risk management, financing and more. Whether you are an owner, lender, contractor or supplier, FBG will help safeguard your interests while guiding your project to success.

Construction

Our team has the knowledge and experience necessary to assist clients with the specific challenges of the construction industry, including construction documentation, dispute resolution, risk management, financing and more. Whether you are an owner, lender, contractor or supplier, FBG will help safeguard your interests while guiding your project to success.

 
Construction
 
Banking

Banking

We provide experienced legal representation to banks, mortgage lenders and other creditors. We have a long history of working with both national and local financial institutions on matters such as collections actions, secured transactions, enforcing foreign judgments and bankruptcy.

Banking

We provide experienced legal representation to banks, mortgage lenders and other creditors. We have a long history of working with both national and local financial institutions on matters such as collections actions, secured transactions, enforcing foreign judgments and bankruptcy.

 
Banking
 
Healthcare

Healthcare

Fortson, Bentley and Griffin’s attorneys represent a variety of clients in Athens and throughout Georgia, including hospitals, health systems, physicians, physician practice groups, surgery centers and related parties. Our talented attorneys have substantial experience with respect to a wide spectrum of healthcare law matters, including: Representation of Healthcare Organizations, Business Transactions and Regulatory Guidance, Labor and Employment Issues and Healthcare Disputes and Litigation.

Healthcare

Fortson, Bentley and Griffin’s attorneys represent a variety of clients in Athens and throughout Georgia, including hospitals, health systems, physicians, physician practice groups, surgery centers and related parties. Our talented attorneys have substantial experience with respect to a wide spectrum of healthcare law matters, including: Representation of Healthcare Organizations, Business Transactions and Regulatory Guidance, Labor and Employment Issues and Healthcare Disputes and Litigation.

 
Healthcare
 
Development

Development

Our experienced real estate attorneys engage in a sophisticated commercial development practice that encompasses all aspects of the development process, including site selection, planning and zoning, subdivision, title work, survey and environmental review, acquisition, construction, engineering and architectural review, and closing. Whether the transaction is a small local development or a multi-million dollar commercial real estate deal spearheaded by a national developer, the real estate attorneys at FBG have the depth and breadth of experience, knowledge, and skill to shepherd the transaction to closing in a cost-effective, efficient manner.

Development

Our experienced real estate attorneys engage in a sophisticated commercial development practice that encompasses all aspects of the development process, including site selection, planning and zoning, subdivision, title work, survey and environmental review, acquisition, construction, engineering and architectural review, and closing. Whether the transaction is a small local development or a multi-million dollar commercial real estate deal spearheaded by a national developer, the real estate attorneys at FBG have the depth and breadth of experience, knowledge, and skill to shepherd the transaction to closing in a cost-effective, efficient manner.

 
Development
 
Retail

Retail

Our real estate group routinely assists clients with the acquisition or development of retail centers and single occupant retail parcels. Typical representation includes the drafting and negotiation of all necessary legal documentation, including purchase and sale agreements, easement agreements, restrictive covenants, declarations, architectural and construction contracts and all closing documents.

Retail

Our real estate group routinely assists clients with the acquisition or development of retail centers and single occupant retail parcels. Typical representation includes the drafting and negotiation of all necessary legal documentation, including purchase and sale agreements, easement agreements, restrictive covenants, declarations, architectural and construction contracts and all closing documents.

 
Retail
 
Franchising

Franchising

As a business relationship regulated by the Federal Trade Commission, as well as the laws of certain states, franchising is a complex area of law that incorporates related areas of corporate, finance, tax, real estate and intellectual property. Our team possesses the depth and breadth of franchise law experience necessary to assist clients in navigating the extensive federal and state regulations which impact their franchise businesses. Whether our client is a start-up business interested in developing a franchise system or an existing franchise company with hundreds of outlets, our attorneys seek in each case to understand the needs, goals, culture and business objectives of the client. At FBG, we use a team approach to work to develop legal strategies to achieve those objectives, and we routinely coordinate with franchise consultants, accountants and other business advisors to provide our clients with the highest level of service.

Franchising

As a business relationship regulated by the Federal Trade Commission, as well as the laws of certain states, franchising is a complex area of law that incorporates related areas of corporate, finance, tax, real estate and intellectual property. Our team possesses the depth and breadth of franchise law experience necessary to assist clients in navigating the extensive federal and state regulations which impact their franchise businesses. Whether our client is a start-up business interested in developing a franchise system or an existing franchise company with hundreds of outlets, our attorneys seek in each case to understand the needs, goals, culture and business objectives of the client. At FBG, we use a team approach to work to develop legal strategies to achieve those objectives, and we routinely coordinate with franchise consultants, accountants and other business advisors to provide our clients with the highest level of service.

 
Franchising
 
Manufacturing

Manufacturing

Our team of talented attorneys help clients navigate every facet of the manufacturing industry. We understand the nuances and unique challenges associated with managing supply chains, production, sales, distribution and regulatory compliance. Whether you are considering starting a new business in the manufacturing industry, looking to expand an existing business or seeking a solution to a new problem, the attorneys at FBG are prepared to help.

Manufacturing

Our team of talented attorneys help clients navigate every facet of the manufacturing industry. We understand the nuances and unique challenges associated with managing supply chains, production, sales, distribution and regulatory compliance. Whether you are considering starting a new business in the manufacturing industry, looking to expand an existing business or seeking a solution to a new problem, the attorneys at FBG are prepared to help.

 
Manufacturing