Tag: business attorney

Due Diligence: Part Eight, Specialist Review

By Jeff Wolfe At the Forrest Firm, we often represent clients as they negotiate and enter into strategic transactions with other companies, such as mergers and acquisitions, strategic alliances, and joint ventures and… Read More

THE CHALLENGE OF THE STARTUP ENTREPRENEUR

By James Forrest I recently came across a provocatively-titled article on LinkedIn, “Startups Are NOT Glamorous—They Run on Fear,” and of course, I felt provoked to read it. As a business attorney, I have… Read More

THE BULL CITY MEANS BUSINESS

By James Forrest A couple of weeks back, I was very happy to see this article, which outlines the success of the recent third installment of the Bull City Startup Stampede, on the… Read More

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: GDS TRANSNATIONAL

By James Forrest Late in 2011, I had the pleasure of meeting Ed Johnson, a North Carolina native with a real pedigree in information technology. A former chief information officer at LGS Bell Laboratories and… Read More

MODERNIZING THE LAW FIRM

by James Forrest I have this very good friend who likes to characterize me and my fellow entrepreneurs, ultimately, as “people who have a problem with authority.” Of course, he’s making an exaggerated point (I… Read More

WHAT GREAT STARTUP LAWYERS KNOW

By Scott Bolin Guest blogger Scott Bolin is a Blackstone Fellow with the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network. For many entrepreneurs, talking with a business attorney is worse than going to a dentist—it brings… Read More

A MOMENT OF GRATITUDE

Clients, Partners, and Friends, I’d like to take just a moment to wish all of you a joyous holiday season.  It’s the time of year when we all take a little break to enjoy our… Read More