nace squareSeptember 6, 2016 (DURHAM, NC) The Forrest Firm, a North Carolina-based business law firm and certified B Corporation, announces its partnership with the Triangle chapter of NACE, the National Association for Catering and Events.

Celebrating its fifth anniversary in 2016, the Forrest Firm is a provider of corporate legal services to entrepreneurs, investors and executives. The firm works in multiple areas relevant to businesses at every stage of their life cycles. Core practice areas include business formation, angel and venture financings, intellectual property, commercial real estate, employment, mergers and acquisitions, estate planning, tax, contract negotiation and dispute resolution.

NACE is the oldest and largest professional association for the catering industry. Organized as more than 40 chapters across the country, NACE offers multiple benefits to its members, including marketing and educational programs designed to enhance the credibility and professionalism of the field, focusing on standards, ethics and legislative monitoring. The group also administers the process for members earning the Certified Professional Catering Executive (CPCE) designation.

Through its partnership with the Forrest Firm, the Triangle chapter of NACE will be able to help its members procure legal services that help businesses grow while mitigating risk. Featuring free consultations and discounts, the Forrest Firm’s service offerings for Triangle NACE members will include startup entity formation documents with one-week registration turnaround.  The firm will also offer entrepreneurs within the association membership a full slate of discounted services centered on contract drafting and negotiation—including customer contracts, vendor agreements and confidentiality agreements–website terms and conditions, website privacy policy, corporate governance, corporate structure, tax issues, trademarks, waivers, employment/human resource legal issues and more.

Forrest Firm attorneys will attend Triangle NACE events and give periodic presentations on legal topics of interest. NACE and its members will also be featured on the Forrest Firm’s blog and social media channels.

“NACE is comprised of an important part of our community, creative entrepreneurs and professionals who are passionate about celebrating the events of our lives,” stated Forrest Firm attorney Aaron Gard. “The Forrest Firm is committed to helping NACE members grow their businesses throughout the Research Triangle and we are thrilled about the partnership.”

About the Forrest Firm, P.C.

The Forrest Firm is a full-service corporate law firm and certified B Corporation based in Durham, North Carolina. The firm endeavors to provide corporate legal services in a manner that consistently exceeds client expectations, to create healthy, sustainable work environments for its professionals, and to positively impact the surrounding community.


Media Contact:

Aaron Gard, Attorney

Phone: 919-610-8996