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Legal Strategy Session

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LEGAL SERVICES

Plan your legal strategy.

Let an experienced business attorney answer the legal questions facing you or your company at a low rate. 
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Costs largely depend on the complexity of the project, location, and other details. Speak with our experienced project managers to get an exact price based on your unique project requirements. 
 
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$900 - $1,500 avg.

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Why plan your legal strategy

Whether you recently launched your business, currently bootstrapping it, or simply unsure of where to begin, a legal strategy session can help. Too often business owners attempt to deal with legal issues on their own, only to find themselves needing an attorney to clean up the mess. Before, companies were left with having to set up a legal strategy consultation and play phone tag traditional law firms. Now, with a Legal Strategy Session and LawTrades in general, entrepreneurs can receive instant, quality legal advice without the hassles. Our Legal Strategy Sessions have helped 100s of companies deal with various small business legal issues. By now, we know the right lawyers to set you up with so that your time will be spent wisely. The same goes with setting up your legal strategy session. After signing up, you’ll have the chance to text with our automated system that will gather all the info needed for us to set you up with a legal strategy session. You’ll see that Legal Strategy Sessions can help you figure out the first step to any issue you have and aid you with preventing similar problems. Give it a shot - it’s free after all.

The benefits

Employment Law

Issues such as wage and hour violations, employee / contractor classification, employee benefits, confidentiality agreements, and workplace discrimination can really impact a company’s financial stability and public image.

Business Formation

Choosing the right entity (C-Corp vs. S-Corp vs. LLC) and appropriate state to form in implicates the amount of taxes you will pay, and whether the entity itself will have to pay taxes. An attorney will also ensure you are not exposed to any personal liability, and, if applicable, that your company is incorporated in a way that allows for future investors.

Intellectual Property

Topics like patents, trademarks, copyrights, confidentiality agreements, and IP assignment clauses are technical and confusing. An experienced IP attorney can assess your IP and the most cost-effective of protecting it. 

How it works

Evaluate.

Our legal team evaluates your business needs and designs a custom solution for your legal strategy.

Deploy.

We deploy the right legal talent to the right projects– both aligned with your company's culture and priorities.

Integrate.

We onboard your lawyers and they start contributing, supported by our senior legal staff.

Iterate.

Expand and contract work based on the fluctuating needs of your business.

How it works

Evaluate.

Our legal team evaluates your business needs and designs a custom solution for your legal strategy.

Deploy.

We deploy the right legal talent to the right projects– both aligned with your company's culture and priorities.

Integrate.

We onboard your lawyers and they start contributing, supported by our senior legal staff.

Iterate.

Expand and contract work based on the fluctuating needs of your business.

Reviews

Rob H.

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Wes got back to me when I wanted him to very polite and he got the work done right away

Miguel T.

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Good experience overall and very helpful with questions.

Minh T.

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Good match, project based, wide variety, fast introduction

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Because law trades makes legal work accessible and cost effective.

Joel G.

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Everything was very streamlined; I tried contacting a "regular" law firm before setting up a LawTrades account, and they didn't even respond to me (even months later). LawTrades was so fast that I wasn't even prepared for it. Good stuff.

Stacey C.

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Service and support for the first time was great. Gave quality time and effort, highly recommend. Thanks again for your help!

Christine T.

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Fast and very very reasonable. My lawyer was excellent

Daniel M.

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Service, Cost and Process was amazing. Definitely, will look here first for legal needs.

What people
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(100+ Positive Reviews)

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Haithem E.

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Working with LawTrades has been transformative for our company. Whenever we have a legal project that has to get done, we know we can count on LT to help us find a specialized lawyer for the project at an extremely reasonable price. We've had nothing but great experiences with them thus far, and look forward to continue working with LT for many projects to come!

Parth S.

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Fantastic service. Easy to use, professional results, and the customer service is quick and top notch.

Brandon F.

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This team is EXCELLENT. They will reply almost immediately even in the evening hours and I have found them to be both reliable and dependable. They will answer many confusing questions for anyone and will connect you to the services you need (copyright/patent/trademark/whatever else). Personally, I have tried speaking with law groups and scheduling appointments but nothing is easier than working with LawTrades. The costs are fixed, so no surprises and no hourly ripoffs. You are guaranteed vetted lawyers who are interested in helping you at an affordable rate and you have the best customer service you could ask for. 100% recommend! This is lawyering-up made easy.

Frequently asked
questions

What’s included in a Legal Strategy Session?
Legal strategy begins with a conversation with a member of our team to figure out the best attorney for your needs. Thereafter, a 30 or 60 minute phone or video session will take place with a knowledgeable business attorney. The attorney will provide sound legal advice that fully answers your questions. Afterwards, you’ll receive a follow-up email with any resources discussed during the session.
What if I really like the attorney I spoke to - can I retain him/her?
Yes, that’s the great thing about Legal Strategy Sessions. Assuming you feel comfortable with the attorney you spoke to, you will have the chance to use him/her down the road when you need them, or immediately after!
What can I ask during the Legal Strategy Session?
Just about anything.

Here are some common topics of discussion during Legal Strategy Sessions:

Business Formation: Choosing the right entity (C-Corp vs. S-Corp vs. LLC) and appropriate state to form in implicates the amount of taxes you will pay, and whether the entity itself will have to pay taxes. An attorney will also ensure you are not exposed to any personal liability, and, if applicable, that your company is incorporated in a way that allows for future investors

Immigration Law: Determining which visas you’re eligible for can be a difficult task. Also, starting up a business while on a visa is risky. An immigration attorney can guide you through the hoops that exist and provide you with feasible options so you can work and live in the U.S.

Employment Law: Issues such as wage and hour violations, employee / contractor classification, employee benefits, confidentiality agreements, and workplace discrimination can really impact a company’s financial stability and public image.

Co-Founder Disputes: A dispute among the founders can ultimately cause a business to close its doors. An attorney who has experienced this type of controversy can provide great legal strategy on how to resolve the situation amicably.

Intellectual Property: topics like patents, trademarks, copyrights, confidentiality agreements, and IP assignment clauses are technical and confusing. An experienced IP attorney can assess your IP and the most cost-effective of protecting it.

Contract Advice: Unfortunately, contracts are often voluminous and filled with legal jargon, making them difficult for non-attorneys to understand them. Whether it’s before or after you signed it, a contract attorney will be able to quickly interpret your rights and develop a legal strategy.
What’s limited liability protection?
It’s the biggest reason why people choose to incorporate their businesses. It provides owners protection from their personal assets against creditors’ claims. As long as the owners truly treat their business as a separate entity, they retain such protection.
What’s a registered agent?
A business or individual designated to receive service of process when a business is a party in a legal action or when the state attempts to communicate with the company. Some states, like Delaware, require entities registered within its jurisdiction to maintain an in-state registered agent.