Starting a small business is the American Dream, and millions of brand new entrepreneurs embark on the journey of starting one each year. The early stages of a business are typically the hardest--one of the many reasons that having a basic foundation in place is...

I wasn’t always sure that I wanted to be in the legal profession. I remember back in high school, it was probably my junior year, my mom asked me what I wanted to be when I grow up. Well, not in those words. Her words...

Do I need protection? You may be thinking - “I’m good. I don’t have anything disrupting my life.” You may be surprised by what can disrupt the calm in your life without a consult with a lawyer. What do my 3 practice areas have in common?...

On the afternoon of May 2, 2014 I became a full-time entrepreneur. I turned in my badge, my computer, signed some paperwork, and took home a packet of documents that established that I was a former employee. With the money I had saved up from my government...

Business—small, large or international - it has always fascinated me. As a child I used to pretend with my sibling that I was a business woman working at a desk. I don’t know where I got the idea. When my family played Monopoly, I was the...

Some people have a high tolerance for risk. Most people who go into business for themselves share this characteristic. A high tolerance for risk may also manifest in other parts of their lives in the form of bungee jumping, skydiving, ziplining, riding a motorcycle. You may run...

Being a business owner is a big job some days. As a fellow business owner, I understand your struggle to engage clients, refine your services or products, and to grow. Early Days Prior to launching my private law practice, I worked at a leading professional services organization...

We’re well into Spring, and as you’re chugging away at all the tasks you have on your plate, have you incorporated a business strategy you can be proud of? I don’t mean a business plan that everyone says you should have. I mean have you...

Why is an attorney who knows how to keep you from a DOJ suit for corruption an asset to your company? Even if your company follows all domestic U.S. laws, if you contract for services overseas, you are now adding another several variables to the...

As a business owner I can tell you that starting and growing a business is exciting, yet challenging; unfortunately, one of those challenges I’ve had to endure in the past is making sure I got paid and did not get ripped-off! Going into business for...