Tag: startups

FORREST FIRM’S MANAGED LEGAL SERVICES MODEL

By James Forrest All companies have regular and diverse legal needs. These needs often include contract negotiation and review, employment issues, intellectual property, commercial real estate, tax, corporate governance issues, regulatory matters and… Read More

INSIDE THE MIND OF AN ENTREPRENEUR: AARON GARD

This past summer, Aaron Gard joined the Forrest Firm as an attorney with a practice focused on assisting entrepreneurs. After playing varsity soccer and earning his undergraduate degree at UNC Chapel Hill, Aaron received… Read More

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: LUMINAS STRATEGY

By James Forrest I’ve spent the last decade working with a great variety of business leaders across multiple industries in the Triangle and North Carolina. We’re blessed with a diverse economy here in… Read More

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: MAUPIN TRAVEL

By James Forrest With so many startups and new tech companies popping up in the Triangle, it’s easy to overlook the long-standing businesses that have survived decades of change in our community. While high growth… 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

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: AMERICAN UNDERGROUND

By James Forrest                       We’ve discussed many times in this space how fortunate we are to be in a great area like the Triangle, a great place to live and work.  But that good fortune… Read More

CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: SALEKTIV

By James Forrest At the Forrest Firm, we have the pleasure of working with a great client roster filled with a healthy mix of startups and mature businesses.  In the recently-launched Salektiv, an… Read More

IS IT TIME TO SELL THE COMPANY?

A Forrest Firm Q+A with Jess Eberdt, TempusDurham The Forrest Firm works with a host of businesses, from startups to mature businesses, providing risk management and legal advisory services to businesses across an array… 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

FORREST FIRM SPONSORS DURHAM SMOFFICE

The Forrest Firm is pleased to be a part of the Durham Chamber of Commerce’s entrepreneurial initiative, the Smoffice. Part of a national campaign in support of entrepreneurship, Durham’s Smoffice is the result of… Read More