Harry Williams
Attorney and Counsellor at Law

Professional, Practical, Prompt
220 East King Street, Suite 110
Johnson City, TN 37601-0110
Tel 423.773.3382
Fax 423.328.8434
transactional law

Transactional Law

The law school at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, is the U.S. leader in training students in transactional law. According to Emory Law, the term "transactinal law" is defined broadly as the skills and knowledge needed by lawyers working in business and commercial settings.

Small Business Emphasis

At our law practice, emphasis is on small business clients who operate businesses in and around Northeast Tennessee. This includes a range of clients from real estate developers to small business owners.

For a free consultation on your business, call 423.773.3382 or email:

Small Business Administration/ETSU Innovation Lab

An excellent source of information for small businesses at the natinal level is the Small Business Information (

At the local level, the ETSU Innovation Lab is a full service small business incubator designed to support entrepreneurs and investors to affect the successful establishment of technology-based start-up and spin-off businesses in order to achieve technology transfer, create jobs, and enhance economic development within the region.

The ETSU Innovation Lab is an economic development initiative of East Tennessee State University, partnered with the Tennessee Small Business Development Center and the ETSU Entrepreneurial Leadership Program.

For more information, visit the Innovation Lab Web Site, or contact Dr. Audrey Depelteau, Acting Director , at (423) 439-8535.

Legal Services for Businesses

We offer general legal services to entrepreneurs and small businesses, across a broad range of legal problems.  

We assist with such projects as:

  • business formation
  • contract preparation, review and negotiation, including customer and contractor agreements, and employee and confidentiality agreements
  • permitting and licensing
  • financing, including investing in and lending to small businesses
  • trademarks and copyrights
  • business sales and acquisitions
  • partnership and shareholder agreements
  • corporate governance and compliance reviews
  • commercial leasing
  • etc.