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Christine Nicholas, Moffatt Thomas, Presents on Business Formation at Zions Bank Business Resource Center

Christine Nicholas, President of the Board of Directors of the law firm Moffatt Thomas, presents a business start-up workshop at the Zions Bank Business Resource Center.  The workshop will focus on business formations and what it means to “act like a corporation.”

I Might Be Liable for What?! 

Starting and running a business is exciting….and a little scary. You will have opportunities to pursue, challenges to overcome, and a myriad of decisions to make.  What can you do right now to protect yourself and the company you are building?

This hour and a half workshop will cover:

  • Types of legal structures for business owners
  • Factors to consider in choosing a legal entity
  • Ways to limit personal liability
  • What it means to “behave like a corporation”

About the presenter:

Christine Nicholas nicholas_christine_2016is President of the Idaho law firm, Moffatt Thomas.  Christine is a seasoned business, real estate, and finance attorney whose experience includes domestic and international transactions for large and small clients.  As former in-house counsel and assistant secretary for J.R. Simplot Company, Christine understands that a client needs timely, cost-effective, and practical legal solutions to business problems.  Chambers USA described Ms. Nicholas as a “stand-out lawyer . . . praised for her blend of commerciality and pragmatism” and a lawyer who “impresses with her direct yet personable manner and business acumen.”  She counsels clients in contract negotiation, business formation, business acquisitions and sales, commercial transactions, real estate acquisition, development and leasing, finance transactions, and general business matters.  Both the American College of Real Estate Lawyers (ACREL) and the American College of Mortgage Attorneys (ACMA) inducted Ms. Nichols as a member in 2015.

Workshop Details:

  • Date:                  Thursday, August 4th, 2016
  • Time:                  11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Cost:                  Complimentary -but you must register to reserve a space
  • Place:                  Zions Bank, Business Resource Center, 800 W. Main Street, 6th Floor, Boise, ID


Moffatt Thomas,
an Idaho law firm, has been providing legal services to the Pacific Northwest and Intermountain West since 1954.  The firm serves clients in the full-spectrum of business, litigation and regulatory areas. With Idaho offices in Boise, Idaho Falls and Pocatello, the firm is strategically situated for direct contact with the governor’s office, the legislature, federal and state administrative agencies, area businesses, and national and international corporations engaged in business throughout the region. Since its inception over 60 years ago, its current and former lawyers have achieved the highest leadership positions in national, state and local legal and civic organizations.

Leading Idaho Law. Moffatt Thomas leads the field in litigation, business, banking, insurance, agriculture, employment law and more by bringing together many of the top legal minds across Idaho. More information  is available online, www.moffatt.com.