Tag: risk management

Attorney Andrew Lax Joins Forrest Firm

April 19, 2018 (CHARLOTTE, NC) The Forrest Firm, a North Carolina-based business law firm and certified B Corporation, announces the addition of attorney Andrew Lax to its Charlotte office. Now in its… Read More

Attorney Andrew Bowman Joins Forrest Firm

January 17, 2018 (RALEIGH, NC) The Forrest Firm, a North Carolina-based business law firm and certified B Corporation, announces the addition of attorney Andrew Bowman to its Greensboro office. Now in its seventh year,… Read More

Attorney Keith Richardson Joins Forrest Firm

January 8, 2018 (RALEIGH, NC) The Forrest Firm, a North Carolina-based business law firm and certified B Corporation, announces the addition of attorney Keith Richardson to its Raleigh office. Now in its seventh year,… Read More

PUBLIC EMPLOYERS: FOLLOW YOUR POLICIES

By Leslie Lasher A standard piece of advice employment lawyers always give is to “follow your policy.” That tiny piece of advice just became a lot more important for public employers, as the… Read More

CHOOSE INVESTORS WISELY

BY JAMES FORREST Many of our clients at the Forrest Firm fall into the categories of small businesses, startups, or both. Small and early-stage businesses often have many of the same risk management concerns… 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

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

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: LUCAS GAMBIT

By James Forrest Lucas Gambit is a Durham, NC-based company serving artists in the music industry. Led by its three partners, Sam Fisher, Rod Shuler, and Charles Newkirk, the company provides… Read More

BUSINESS ESSENTIALS: THE CONTRACTS AUDIT

By James Forrest At the inception of each new client relationship, I believe that it’s ideal to perform what I like to call a  “contract templates audit.” The idea here is that businesses should have… Read More

CORE VALUES OF THE FORREST FIRM

By James Forrest For the first seven years of my career, I had the privilege of representing corporate clients on behalf of two of the country’s premier corporate law firms, first in Atlanta, and then… Read More