Agribusiness

The attorneys at Foulston Siefkin have provided counsel in the agricultural industry for more than 90 years. Our firm is experienced and equipped to handle the issues and challenges that our clients face in all sectors of agribusiness: contracts, leases, employment and labor, immigration, litigation, government programs and regulation, the environment, water and mineral rights, business succession, tax and estate planning, intellectual property and lending and creditor’s rights.

Foulston Siefkin is proud of its tradition for legal excellence in Kansas since 1919. Foulston Siefkin is the state’s largest law firm and has three offices strategically located throughout Kansas. We understand the economic, business and legal framework in which Kansas companies compete and have the resources of the state’s largest law firm to commit to the legal needs of Kansans involved in agribusiness.
Areas of Representation
General Business
Incorporation, LLC's, Partnerships
Capital Formation - Equity / Debt / Private Placement / Venture Capital
Contracts
Dairy and Concentrated Animal Feed Operations - Organization and Joint Ventures, Finance, Permittting, Environmental Compliance and Counseling
Leases
Ag Finance - Lending / Borrowing / Equipment Leasing
Securities / Private Placements
Land Transactions - Acquisitions and Dispositions/ Leases
Intellectual Property - Licensing
Creditors' Rights
Mergers & Acquisitions
Cooperatives
Tax Law
Entity ( LLC, Corporate Partnership)
Income
Estate
Program Payments
Estate & Succession Planning
Government Programs & Regulations
Conservation Reserve Program (CRP)
Deficiency Payments
Disaster Payments
Production, Safety & Market Regulations
Environmental
Water Law
Water Rights
Pollution Control Compliance & Litigation
Pesticides
Litigation
Land Owner & Business Disputes
Product Liability
Contract Disputes
Class Action
Nuisance Disputes
Employment & Labor
Immigration
Employee Manuals
Employment
Employee Benefits
OSHA
Workers Compensation
Wage & Hour Claims
Oil, Gas & Minerals
Wind Leases
Real Estate
Related Links

Ag Lenders

Ag Product Suppliers

Cargill Meat Solutions Corporation

Cereal Food Processors, Inc.

Farmer Coops

Farmers

Meat Packers

Ranchers

Veriprime, Inc.

ISSUE ALERTS

2014

Why did the Lesser Prairie-Chicken cross the road?

ARTICLES

2014
Kansas Case Law Update
-KBA Agricultural Law Section
2007
The Nuts & Bolts of Obtaining New Water Rights and Changing the Use of Existing Water Rights in Kansas (Lorman Conference, Water Rights Sales and Transfers in Kansas)