Licensing Agreement Lawyers

 Give someone permission to do a certain activity or to use your property

Overview

A license allows the creator (called a licensor) of the intellectual property (IP) to profit from the invention or creative work by charging the user (referred to as a licensee) for the use of the property. The property being licensed can be in the form of real, personal or intellectual property. If your business is in the position to license property then a licensing agreement is necessary to fully protect your patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and other forms of licensable IP.

Licensing agreement lawyers can help document the entire agreement in writing, specifying how the licensee may use the property and the payment arrangement for such use. An agreement should also detail the dispute resolution process in the event that someone violates the licensing agreement.  

How legal advice can help

Good licensing agreement lawyers will provide vital assistance in almost every aspect of your business. 
Ensure your agreement is fair
Licensing agreement lawyers have experience dealing with these types of agreements. As such, the attorney will notice any terms that could cause problems for your business down the line.
Confidently use again
If you’re licensing out the same property, with similar terms, then you can probably continue reusing the licensing agreement that was drafted by an attorney.
It’ll help with negotiations
Even if your agreement is a “done deal” it helps to have an experienced attorney take a look at the terms. An attorney can give you advice for when it’s time to renegotiate or if you enter into other subsequent licensing deals.
Prevent future issues
Receive proactive legal risk management that will help you avoid problems before they arise by tapping into senior attorneys with considerable business experience.

What’s included

Attorney Consultation
Custom Licensing Agreement
Applicability in all 50 States

Average Costs

The cost can vary based on a number of different things.
To get an exact price for your business click here.

$500 - $2000

*figure show is an average. costs may vary.

Common Questions

Why should I hire an attorney to draft a licensing agreement?
Consulting with attorney before licensing your IP is strongly recommended. An attorney will be able to identify and address the terms that will be vital to your licensing agreement. Also, an attorney can help negotiate the terms of the licensing agreement. After all, licensing your IP is relinquishing some of your company’s most valuable assets so it’s important to do it right.
What are the different types of licensing agreements?
There are three main types: sole licenses, non-exclusive licenses, and exclusive licenses. You’ll have a good idea of what type of license is best for your business after consulting with a licensing attorney.
What type of business entity is a buy-sell agreement intended for?
A buy-sell agreement can be used for all business entities, including C-Corps, S-Corps, and LLCs.
Must a buy-sell agreement ever be updated?
A buy-sell agreement should be updated if there is a change in circumstances such as a new owner, new spouse of an owner or other personal matter.
How does a company formulate its value when a buy-sell agreement is triggered?
It’s important to include a valuation formula in the buy-sell agreement. This allows owners to discuss and vote on the how the company should be calculated. Failing to do so can cause a ton of controversy, including litigation costs and having to hire a professional appraiser.

HOW OUR PROCESS WORKS

Describe need.
We’ll have a brief but detailed discussion to understand your needs and provide you with an upfront price quote.
Meet attorney.
To match you with the best lawyer, we tailor our search to the specific skills you’re looking for. It's simple and easy.
Review & accept.
We hold your funds and only release it to the attorney when you’re 100% satisfied with the work product.

LawTrades Business Attorneys

Discover our invite-only network of senior attorneys. Great companies
depend on our expertise for critical legal work. 
Jonathan Hood
New York, NY
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 
(39 Reviews)


"From my initial contact with Jon and with each successive correspondence we've had, Jon has been detailed, patient, and easy to talk to. Most importantly, he understood the startup space and knew right away what needed to be taken care of."





-Billy S.
Philip Heller
San Francisco, CA
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 
(19 Reviews)


"Philip designed a thorough Terms of Service and Privacy Policy for my website that was directly tailored to my business. The project was completed on time and to my expectations. I will definitely use this service again." 


  



-Virginia A.
Jared Stark
Boca Raton, FL
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
(23 Reviews)


"Jared was very knowledgeable and an overall pleasure to work with. He provided very quick turnaround and made sure all of our legal needs were satisfied. I would highly recommend his services to anyone else in the internet industry."




-David N.
Adam Bloom
Los Angeles, CA
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️
(12 Reviews)


"Adam is excellent at what he does, has fair pricing, and is as excited to work with our company as we are to build it. LawTrades also has excellent customer support, and I've enjoyed using the interface as well to track invoices."






-Abhi H.

What people are saying..

Focused heavily on customer experience, we believe what you think and say matters most.
After helping thousands, here's what just a few people had to say.
"LawTrades is a great service for entrepreneurs. We're partnered with them and we recommend their platform to our readership of 100k plus."
Sam Parr
Hustle
"We are thrilled with the pricing and overall experience of using LawTrades.We have used LawTrades nearly a dozen times and will continue to do so in the future."

David Nelson
Motion Ai
"LawTrades makes the process of getting the legal assistance super straightforward."
Paval Tiunov
Statsbot
"LawTrades offered great, efficient service at the price point we wanted. We were very happy with their ability to connect us with a top attorney, and would use them again for ad-hoc legal projects. Recommend!"
Sarah Kettler
SeatGeek
"Very fast and responsive, saved us $4000 instantly comparing to other quotes we received. Thanks LawTrades!"

Quan MT
Beeketing
"LawTrades helped connect us with the right legal professional for our project within minutes - we obtained a quote and started working within hours. Our experience couldn't have been better."
Brandon Foo
PolyMail
Ready to Speak with
Licensing Agreement Lawyers?