Knowledgeable And Effective Business Counsel

Whatever stage your business is in — whether you run a large and well-established corporation or a recent startup still in the dream stage — we've likely been in similar circumstances ourselves. Before joining our firm, our attorneys bought, founded, managed, grew and sold businesses of their own.

We have law firm experience but we also have real-world experience. So we understand what you need from a lawyer - and we know how to deliver it:

Call 866-280-7562 for a brief, free consultation with our business lawyers.

Learn More About How We Can Help Add Value To Your Business

Economic times are good in Oregon in Washington, with a robust job growth and a growing array of small businesses. In Oregon alone, according to Small Business Administration data, there are more than 350,000 small businesses. And these businesses employ upwards of 750,000 people.

But of course the tools needed to succeed in businesses are always changing. As the great basketball coach Phil Jackson once said, "Change is the uninvited guest."

That's why we are ready to use our multifaceted knowledge to help you get out front of change and lead it in your industry. And we'll take care of the legal challenges for you along the way.

What Steps Do You Need To Take Now?

Our representation includes comprehensive coverage of a full range of issues, including:

  • Startups — In order to find a market niche and make money, there are a host of steps that startups must take to get off the ground. From finding investors to creating the right legal form, we can guide you through the process and help you pursue your goals.
  • Contracts — Contracts are key building blocks for any business. Savvy negotiation and execution are required to protect your interests. We can handle all aspects of contracts for you, from start to finish — including response to any breaches.
  • Intellectual property — Protecting your interests in intellectual property is vital for long-term success. We can help you handle trademarks, copyrights, licensing and all other proprietary property needed to make your business succeed and grow.
  • Business litigation — Ongoing issues often arise, even when you've done everything right. When you need us, our skilled and effective attorneys are there to resolve business disputes.

We can also assist you with any other legal issues you are facing. From employment law concerns to real estate issues and wealth management, we offer skill, discretion and an eye for your bottom line.

In short, we can be your outsourced in-house counsel. We're comfortable and confident playing that role, with a proven track record of adding value and delivering results.

Move Forward With Help From Sound Counsel

From offices in Portland and Seattle, Slinde Nelson serves clients in both Oregon and Washington. Call for an appointment or complete the online form.