Bryon R. Hammer

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Bourland, Wall & Wenzel, P.C.
301 Commerce Street, Suite 1500
Fort Worth, Texas 76102

Mr. Hammer, with the firm since 2000, is a shareholder and concentrates primarily in the areas of general business transactions, health law, and real estate law. He regularly advises clients on the structuring and implementation of all types of business transactions focusing particularly on the needs of closely-held and family businesses. Additionally, Mr. Hammer advises health care providers and ancillary service facilities on their business transactions and compliance with the federal and state health laws. Finally, Mr. Hammer regularly assists clients on all aspects of real estate acquisition and divestiture including due diligence, survey reviews, title examinations, like-kind exchanges, choice of business entity planning, and lending and various forms of financing.

Relevant Experience

  • Frequent speaker at seminars on business formation and business entity planning
  • Co-Author of the seminar article, “Choosing a Business Entity in Today’s Business World”

Practice Areas

Business Planning
Buy-Sell Agreements
Choice of Business Entity & Planning
Contract Law
Corporate Transactions
General Business Advisement
Partnership Law
Shareholder Agreements

Travel Law
Business Planning
Employment and Independent Contractor Agreements

Real Estate Law
Acquisitions and Dispositions
Broker /Agent Legal Issues
Farms and Ranches
Leasing and Management
Lending and Financing
Residential and Commercial Construction
Restructuring and Workouts
Tax-Free Exchanges and Tenancy-in-Common

Health Law
Ancillary Medical Service Facility Representation
Business Transactions
Employment and Independent Contractor Arrangements
Hospital & Ambulatory Surgical Center Representation
Physician & Practice Representation
Entity Planning
HIPAA Compliance
Regulatory and Stark / Anti-Kickback Issues

Oil & Gas
Drilling Site and Surface Use Agreements
Lease Negotiations
Pipeline Easements

Employment Law
Covenants Not to Compete and Confidentiality Agreements
Employment and Independent Contractor Agreements
Hiring, Firing, and Employee Retention

Acquisitions and Dispositions of Business
Asset Sale and Purchase Agreements
Letters of Intent
Mergers and Acquisitions
Partnership and Limited Liability Sale and Purchase Agreements
Stock Sale and Purchase Agreements

Tax Planning
1031 Tax Deferred Exchanges

Background & Education

Born in Pasadena, Texas
B.A. Texas A&M University
M.B.A. Texas Tech University
J.D. Texas Tech University

Admissions & Certifications

Admitted: 1999, New Mexico
Admitted: 2000, Texas


American Bar Association (Member: Business Law Section, Health Law Section, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section)
State Bar of Texas
Tarrant County Bar Association

Bourland, Wall & Wenzel, P.C. | Attorneys & Counselors at Law | 301 Commerce Street, Suite 1500 | Fort Worth, Texas 76102 | 817.877.1088