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We work with your team (even if it’s just you right now!) in a holistic, no rules manner to help you leverage your assets and structure your relationships to position you for success in whatever environments you’d like to thrive.
You are the knowledgeable and experienced decision-makers in your field, and you seek balanced advice from composed professionals who pay attention to the details that matter most to you. We bring legal skills and experience to your team. We understand that we serve a specific purpose for your company’s growth, so we seek to fill that need as efficiently as possible, while exploring how else we can add value by using integrated problem solving tactics, and adding judgment-free perspective. In short, we’re here to provide protection and peace of mind as your business grows, and make you look good in the process.
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A business transaction is a big deal, no matter how much money is changing hands. Far too commonly people are too late to engage legal counsel when buying or selling a business, particularly when financing is involved. Early in the process, find a lawyer who is a good fit for your personality and has solid transactional experience to help you protect your personal assets and your intellectual property, minimize your risk, nail your timing, and plan for life after the transaction.
Not all businesses can afford a full-time lawyer on staff. But, all businesses need to have access to responsive, experienced legal counsel who you can approach for any reason, whether to review a contract, hire a contractor, negotiate a dispute, or to find the specialized lawyer for your special issue. We ensure that your legal needs align with your business goals, so it’s just done right.
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When you’re an independent contractor, you need to ensure your clients pay you promptly, your intellectual property is protected, and you’re complying with the legal framework specific to your industry. We’ll help you strategize your client intake workflow and provide the tools – customized to your specific needs – to help you spend more time crushing it and less time on paperwork. We aim to help you provide the best user experience to your clients with easy to read, easy to comprehend agreements.