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The Freed Law Firm: Professional Representation and Personal Attention

Los Gatos Business Lawyer

Serving Santa Clara County

San Jose corporate attorney

Starting and managing a business can be an incredibly complex process. California corporate laws are some of the most complex in the United States, and following all of the required legal formalities requires a keen attention to detail. You need a Los Gatos business lawyer who can help you build and expand your business.

Extensive Experience in Corporate and Business Law

Attorney Marc Freed thrives on the creative energy and entrepreneurial spirit of Silicon Valley; he has helped clients from both small start-ups and established multi-national corporations. Regardless of size or structure, his corporate clients receive personal attention and aggressive representation. As a Los Gatos business lawyer with decades of experience, he can assist with any of the following legal issues:

  • Business planning, formation and structure (e.g., C and S corporations, limited liability companies, and partnerships)
  • Stock, loans and other financing vehicles
  • Drafting and negotiating contracts, such as employment agreements, terms and conditions of sale, and sales representative and distribution agreements
  • Corporate reorganizations
  • Sales and acquisitions of assets
  • Stock option plans
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Formation and operation of non-profit corporations
  • Sales and offerings of stock or other securities, and securities laws compliance
  • International business activities, such as foreign licensing agreements, imports/exports, and other regulatory compliance

Protection of Your Creative Property

One of the most important parts of your business, especially in the high-tech sector, is the intellectual property that you have designed and created. It is essential that you protect it from your competitors and maximize the return produced by your innovations. Los Gatos business attorney Marc Freed can draft, negotiate and file, as needed:

  • Technology transfer agreements
  • Licensing agreements
  • Trademarks, copyright and service mark registration and protection
  • Confidentiality, non disclosure and invention disclosure and ownership agreements

Estate Planning and Succession

If you have built a successful business and are looking to retire or leave the business to a family member in the event of your death, you need a legally sound succession plan. Ensuring that your goals and desires are met is an incredibly important part of your legacy, and the San Jose corporate attorney you retain should be knowledgeable in estate planning and succession. At The Freed Law Firm we can assist you with:

  • Asset protection and probate avoidance
  • Wills and trusts
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Advanced health care directives

These services are also available to individuals who do not own their own business. Marc Freed is a Los Gatos attorney who can help you ensure your estate plan carries out your wishes.

Real Estate

The Freed Law Firm can assist your business in negotiating a lease or purchase of its headquarters, branch offices and other facilities. If you need a real estate attorney in Santa Cruz or Santa Clara Counties, we can assist you with the purchase sale and exchanges of property, formation of real estate investment partnerships and LLCs and other real estate needs.

Expertise from a Los Gatos Corporate Law Firm

It is uncommon to find an attorney with Marc Freed’s depth and breadth of experience. Call The Freed Law Firm at (831) 661-0300 or (408) 354-7403 for a consultation on your legal matter.


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