Having access to on-going legal advice from your outside general counsel who understands your business is invaluable. If you are running a startup or small company, you know that legal questions arise frequently and require answers quickly. However, operating an in-house legal department is rarely an effective solution unless you are a medium or large company. As your outside general counsel, Shestopalko Law can handle your legal issues while you focus on scaling your business. If your company already has an existing legal department, our attorneys are available to supplement your existing legal team with our extensive experience in our specialized practice areas.
Shestopalko Law serves as outside general counsel to companies nationwide. We tailor our general counsel services to clients’ needs, objectives, and budget. Our goal is to become an intrinsic part of client operations by providing trusted outside legal counsel to management on an ongoing and cost-effective basis. We work closely with clients, developing a thorough understanding of business objectives, models, and motivations. Our long- term involvement and in-depth understanding of your business allows us to identify important legal issues before they escalate into problems. We believe in a proactive approach that mitigates risks and focuses on business growth. Our attorneys are available for counsel whenever and as much as your business requires. Our goal is to provide you with on-going access to sophisticated counsel experienced in devising legal solutions for complex, dynamic business environments.
Due to the on-going, long-term nature of our outside general counsel relationships, we are able to provide our general counsel services at a fraction of our regular hourly rates and significantly below the cost of hiring a full-time in-house attorney. The cost and scope of our outside general counsel services are tailored to your needs and budget. We generally charge a fixed fee which is paid monthly, but have also had clients purchase blocks of time in advance that were used on an as-needed basis. The cost-effective access to on-going, trusted outside legal counsel offered by our general counsel services helps clients make important business decisions with confidence which positively impacts their businesses.
Our outside general counsel services are always tailored to clients’ needs. As an outside general counsel client, you have access to the full range of legal solutions offered by all of our practice groups. As your outside legal counsel, we offer a broad-range of legal services, including: