Small Business Lawyer
Small Business lawyers are not only for when you're being sued. In fact, if you're being sued, it’s probably too late. The goal of any good business attorney is to guide you through preventative steps to minimize risk of a future lawsuit.
Things to Consider When Hiring a
San Diego Small Business Lawyer
Why You Should Hire an Attorney to Protect Your Small Business
Most small business owners, and startups decide to save money by not hiring a lawyer early on. This can prove to be a costly mistake down the line.
From ensuring you've structured your business entity correctly, or that your contracts are rock solid. A good small business lawyer prevents you from having to experience
How Exactly Can a Business Attorney Help?
- Contracts: Written contracts that properly govern every key relationship you have is key. That means a written contract for your customers or clients, and a written contract for your vendors or suppliers. Having a professionally prepared contract is a huge opportunity for you to do business on your terms.
- Business Entity: Business entity formation is an essential part of being a business owner, entrepreneur, or startup. At some point, you will have to consider forming an entity to run your business. The decision on whether to choose a corporation, limited liability company (LLC), or other entity is an important step, and a business law attorney can help guide you through the process.
- Employment Law: It’s always an exciting and nerve-wracking time when you reach the point where it’s time to bring on employees. Whether they are independent contractors or full employees, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of the cure. Getting a few things in line before you bring on new members to your team can give you the peace of mind to grow and grow and grow!
- Intellectual Property: You've worked hard to develop your product, services or and brand. Now is the time to protect that hard work! Our team can help make sure your creation is registered either through a copyright or a trademark.
Other Helpful Services for Small Businesses
Not only do we pride ourselves in providing exception legal council, Slate Law Group has you covered with your HR and Tax needs as well.
Whether it's bookkeeping or tax preparation, recruitment advice and employee on-boarding, let our experts help with a comprehensive and holistic approach.
Get in touch with us today to learn more!