Allen M. Silk, Chair of Stark & Stark’s Business & Corporate Group, authored the article, Succession Planning: A Business Necessity, for the June 2011 issue of Mercer Business Magazine.

In the article, Mr. Silk discusses why every business owner should have a succession plan in place, the need for buy-sell agreements, the different methods used when valuing a business, and tips for creating a successful business succession plan. You can read the full article online here. (PDF)