You’ve come up with the “next best idea” that will make you millions of dollars. Or, you’re tired of having a boss and want to make your own decisions. So, you’ve made the leap and decided to start your own business. Congratulations!! However, like every other important thing in life, it isn’t easy to just open your doors and expect the money to come in. Having formed numerous ventures in a wide variety of industries, we at NorthStar Law Group, P.S. understand the process of beginning your enterprise, from entity formation to hiring employees to preparing contracts with vendors. Our goal is to give you the necessary information and guidance to make sure you start your business strong and you are protected from outside liability.
Every business needs a foundation. So, we at NorthStar Law Group, P.S. advise our clients on the type of entity to select when beginning their entrepreneurial journey, whether it be a corporation, limited liability company, partnership, business trust or other unique business structure. We work with our clients to find a find the optimal legal entity based on a variety of factors including the industry involved as well as the current and potential tax ramifications of forming and operating the business. Whether your business is just getting off the ground or you’re expanding into different markets which require different types of planning, see our attorneys at NorthStar Law Group, P.S., to begin your journey.
If you’re just starting small or are looking to bring in outside investors, NorthStar Law Group, P.S. can help determine the right investment vehicle to get your business off the ground and prepare the necessary documentation to make it happen.
Businesses in some industries are subject to more government regulations than others especially in newer “unique” fields, such as cannabis, technology, beer and wine, and import / export. The attorneys of NorthStar Law Group, P.S. have assisted a large number of enterprises in navigating the rules and regulations standard in these emerging industries to ensure they are in compliance.
As much as a lot of small business owners hate to admit it, they can’t do it all themselves. When the time comes to hire your first employees, NorthStar Law Group, P.S. can take some of the stress off by preparing your company’s employment agreements and directing you through the state and local requirements for tax and other employment-related purposes. We can also assist in implementing a strong human resources policy to ensure your hires are compliant with your business values.
Business can’t be done without contracts. NorthStar Law Group, P.S. works with its clients to understand their business needs and then drafts their contracts with those goals in mind. So, whether you need a consulting agreement or vendor agreement reviewed or a licensing agreement or a website hosting contract (or pretty much anything else) drafted, Northstar Law Group, P.S. can do it.