Startup and Early-Stage Companies

We understand you wish to develop and grow ideas, seize opportunities, avoid risk and limit costs.  Given the unique needs of an emerging business, we provide tailored legal services including flat fees, discounted rates, and delayed payment in special cases

Significant areas of service include:


  • Drafting the standard startup agreements, contracts and documents
  • Advice on non-disclosure agreements and other ways to protect ideas
  • Advice on intellectual property matters including copyrights, patents and licenses
  • Advice on how to find and attract investors
  • Advice and preparation of financing documents
  • Advice on securities laws
  • Advice on employment policies, procedures and agreements
  • Guidance on early stage tax considerations and issues
  • Advice on corporate governance matters
  • Business structuring