As Outside General Counsel, Estate Planner and Business Adviser to your start-up or growing business we perform the usual reactive role of solicitors PLUS we provide additional value by engaging with your business as though we were your in-side lawyer and a member of your executive team but without the fixed and excessive costs and associated risks if such person were to be employed by your business.
As Outside General Counsel, Estate Planner and Business Adviser, we aspire to:
- Be more than just a lawyer to your business. We want to have a wider influence on the activities of your business as a mentor, confidant, adviser and devil’s advocate.
- Gain a greater knowledge of your business by understanding and contributing to the development of all the decisions and other components that comprise the strategic direction of your business (objectives, strategies, plans, business activities, etc) with consideration to all the legal areas that are applicable to your business and the environment in which it operates.
- Be your consultant on important debates and discussions so that we can provide our experienced opinion on proposed decisions and their long term impact on the business strategy and expected business profitability.
- Deliver responsive legal services and provide legal advice from the perspective of the business owner and their particular business at that specific stage of development.
- Utilise all our commercial skills, expertise, experience and qualifications to assist your business to navigate through the complex and changing legal and commercial environment which your business has to continually consider during its decision making, planning and operation as it progresses along its strategic journey towards its objectives and goals.
- Utilise our vast legal, financial and business skills and experience to ensure appropriate and continuing Estate Planning, Asset Protection and then tax efficient transfer to your deserving beneficiaries. More than just having a simple Will!
In summary, we will strive to apply our legal expertise, business perspective, and financial acumen in a manner that provides real value to the business and to the individual business owners and managers.