On Tuesday, October 15, Forrest Firm founder and principal attorney James Forrest will appear on the Triangle-area radio show, Focus on Business.  Focus on Business is hosted by one of the area’s leading consultants for business, Lea Strickland.

Focus on Business airs on the Carrboro-based community radio station, WCOM FM.  The show runs every Tuesday during the lunchtime slot, from noon to 1 pm. According to the station website, Focus on Business provides insights, information and perspective on building strong, sustainable businesses that will in turn, build sustainable communities. Guests include area business leaders, experts and professionals who share their experiences.

Lea Strickland is widely-recognized as one of the premier mentors and consultants for businesses.  In 2002, Strickland founded FOCUS Resources to provide key business services to companies around the world, including, finance, accounting, operations, customer service, sales and marketing.  Lea effectively shapes businesses into cohesive organizations that execute their business plans to become sustainable.

In this week’s installment of Focus on Business, Forrest will join Strickland for the topic, “Legal 101 for Entrepreneurs:  Managing Legal Risks for Your Business.”

The Forrest Firm is a full-service corporate law firm focused on delivering sophisticated counsel and customized solutions for North Carolina entrepreneurs and executives at businesses representing every stage of the business life cycle, from startups to mature organizations. The firm’s services range from transactional and contractual work in corporate formation and real estate to advice and due diligence in matters pertaining to mergers & acquisition and employment.

Since the firm’s founding in January 2011, the Forrest Firm team has maintained a commitment to the greater community of Triangle entrepreneurs through leadership and sponsorship of area economic development groups and events such as the Greater Durham Chamber of Commerce, the Bull City Startup Stampede, and the Smoffice.