Services 2020-10-01T21:18:52+00:00

what we do

 We help you change the world, for good.

Our unique tiers of service puts our clients in the driver’s seat when it comes to defining the scope of work, creating a timeline, and building a budget for our legal services.  Whether our clients need us for a limited legal project, legal coaching or general counsel services, they know what they can expect from our office’s team each month. This applies to both how we perform our legal services, as well as their invoice amount.

 We help you change the world, for good.

Our unique tiers of service puts our clients in the driver’s seat when it comes to defining the scope of work, creating a timeline, and building a budget for our legal services.  Whether our clients need us for a limited legal project, legal coaching or general counsel services, they know what they can expect from our office’s team each month. This applies to both how we perform our legal services, as well as their invoice amount.

We provide a unique offering of business legal services to our clients, which allow us to provide a wide range of options to our clients while maintaining a competitive rate.  Our clients are always in control of how much they spend on our services and the scope of work at any given time. 

Corporate Counsel

We provide ongoing outside corporate counsel services for businesses, private foundations. and non-profits. Clients who receive this service are engaged on retainer at a special rate, specifically for ongoing services, built around our client’s budget. 

Risk Assessment and Recommendation Report

Our written recommendation report includes a prioritized list of legal issues and recommended steps, for a fixed fee.  A recommended step for new business clients. 

Legal Coaching for Owners and Partners

We provide bimonthly or monthly legal coaching sessions via video chat or in person, depending on our client’s needs.   

Incorporation and Start-Up

Our office provides incorporation services, including corporate binders for new corporate entities or limited liability corporations. 

Human Resources and Employment Law

We keep our clients in compliance with the ever-changing employment law, consulting with employment law specialists of our client’s or our choosing, as needed.  

“I love doing succession plans for my clients.  It is a wonderful combination of my love of leadership development combined with a passion for helping build strong companies and organizations that remain innovative and are built to last.”  – Maija West, Founder

We provide support by working with the current owners to develop a roadmap for leadership continuity, through the use of document preparation and facilitation of meetings with potential successors or interested buyers.  

We provide mediation services for businesses, with a clear focus on building a plan to resolve the conflict or issue.  Our mediation services and fees are tailored to fit the unique needs and goals of our clients.  We provide mediation services on the topics of business transactions, succession planning, land use and real estate mediation, business partner mediation,  and select family issues where business or real estate interests need to be resolved.  Our mediation philosophy utilizes traditional mediation techniques and our unique reconciliation curriculum to best serve our clients.  Our mediation services build on the rule of law, neuroscience, and a deep understanding of underlying historical issues that may impact the mediation process.   

Social Enterprise and Social Purpose Companies

Our law office provides incorporation and ongoing consulting services to social enterprise and social purpose companies.  Many companies are interested in incorporating a social or environmental purpose into their company’s goals.  We help our clients define their social purpose to ensure proper incorporation, and ensure that their corporate documents and business operations allow for the optional B Corp certification, if our client so chooses. This includes both benefit or social purpose (“flexible purpose”) corporate structures.

Our office provides private foundation services to 501c3 organizations. Our team will work with your organization on compliance coordination, financial management and administrative duties, to name a few, and work with you to find a fixed monthly fee that works for you and your budget based on your organization’s needs. To learn more about the additional services we offer, go to our Resources page or click here.