Bold & Insightful Legal Services Dallas, TX
For navigating the legalities of construction ventures, operating a business, or documenting your wishes for the disposition of your wealth at your passing, Attorney Winifred “Wini” Cannon has demonstrated extensive experience in such matters. She has provided legal services in a timely, effective, and efficient manner throughout her 35-year career.
Construction law by definition deals with the transactions and relationships among multiple parties, including contractors, subcontractors, suppliers, owners, architects, engineers, governmental entities, insurers, sureties, and lenders regarding development, design, and construction of public and private projects.
To ensure the successful conclusion of projects and developments, all of these parties must work together, while fulfilling their obligations in accordance with agreements, building codes, and professional standards. When their actions are called into question, it’s vital to have a trusted and established construction attorney on your side: Winifred “Wini” Cannon.
Construction law is a broad practice area, which sometimes intersects with employment issues and business consulting concerns. In addition to helping you with employment law matters and providing legal counsel for business concerns, Wini Cannon offers assistance with:
- Construction Contract Negotiations
- Payment Disputes
- Document Review
- Change and Delay Orders
- Breach of Contract Claims
- Construction Defect Claims
Wini Cannon recognizes the value of small and medium businesses to the economy and to the workforce, and makes every effort to provide effective support and guidance to her business clientele.
Wini can be a valued resource to those businesses not yet ready to incur the costs and expenses associated with hiring in-house counsel and staff attorneys on corporate affairs. Since she understands that strategic legal planning is essential for your company’s growth and development, she can provide legal counsel that may be helpful to your bottom line.
In her time as a business attorney in Dallas, Wini has helped entities with a range of issues, including:
- Entity Formations & Dissolutions (such as LLC, S-Corp, Limited Partnerships)
- Business Consultation
- Risk Assessment
- Commercial Litigation
Estate Planning & Probate Law
Estate planning is the area of law that deals with creating wills, trusts, and powers of attorney. In the event of your death, you want to ensure that your wishes are fulfilled and your family’s financial needs are addressed. There is no better way to protect your assets. And it’s never too early or too late to begin planning your estate.
Wini Cannon knows the importance of protecting your business as well. It is critically important to have a succession plan in place for your business. She strives to help her clients with a range of support in the area of estate planning, and regularly drafts all sorts of estate planning documents for her clients.
Wini Cannon also offers representation during probate, the process during which a will is validated in court. This process includes ensuring the will is legitimate, determining a personal representative, gathering the loved one’s assets, and more.
Wini is available whenever you need advice and assistance with living wills, making creditor claims, making application for heirship, and other items such as:
- Trusts (including Testamentary Trusts, Living Trusts)
- Family Limited Partnerships
- Asset Protection Strategies and Arrangements
- Durable Powers of Attorney
- Health Care Planning Documents
Wini Cannon knows the importance of protecting your rights from corporate negligence. While some torts are accidental and some are intentional, Wini works diligently for the injured victims to recover compensation for their damages.
Wini understands the complications these cases usually entail for the individuals involved and their families. It’s her concern for the public good that pushes her to help her clients take on corporations. Her counsel is second to none in these cases. She has helped clients in cases involving:
- 3M Military Combat Arms Earplug Injuries & Side Effects
- Talcum Powder Injuries & Side Effects
- Opioid Injuries & Side Effects