Raleigh, nicknamed the City of Oaks for its natural beauty, is one of America’s fastest-growing cities, consistently ranked as one of the country’s best places to live and work. North Carolina’s capital city, Raleigh boasts not only a robust public sector, but also one of the most diverse private sector economies in the country, bolstered by technology, life sciences, banking and finance, education, and construction. As with other aspects of the local economy, Raleigh’s startup scene is among the healthiest in the world, as the city is home to startup accelerators HQ Raleigh and the NC State Entrepreneurship Initiative.
From our office just outside Raleigh’s booming downtown, with easy access to I-440, Forrest Firm attorneys serve clients in multiple practice 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 litigation.