VANCOUVER BUSINESS LAWYER.
I am a Vancouver-based business lawyer and law practice management consultant. I help business owners navigate the regulatory web of modern enterprise with legal services spanning corporate law and information security law. I also work with other lawyers and law firms to help them evolve their legal practices through legal marketing and IT modernization.
Small Law is not a law firm. It is the idea that professional services can be improved by reducing wasteful overhead and leveraging technology to improve client service. Trusted business counsel, without the fancy pants.
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Business Law Consultations
I offer fixed-fee legal consultations. Starting a business? Need independent legal advice? Want your draft agreements reviewed? I can help. These consultations generally take 1 to 2 hours and can be booked in-person, by phone, or by video conference.
I work primarily with service-based enterprises such as engineers, software developers, consultants, marketing agencies, and health professionals. My work focuses on negotiating and drafting services agreements, website policies, and license agreements.
Information security law
I work with organizations on privacy law matters, including regulatory compliance and data breach response. These services can be either proactive or reactive. My advice follows PIPEDA, PIPA, GDPR, and anti-spam regulations (CASL) requirements.
Corporate Records Management
BC & Federal Incorporation
I make companies. This starts with advising you on the structure of your business before moving forward with the incorporation filing and the creation of a virtual record book.
BC Cost: Starting at $800
Fed Cost: Starting at $900
Did you self-incorporate with minimal documentation or neglect the paperwork for a few years? I can help. I work with business owners to fill gaps in their corporate records.
*often fits within a fixed-fee consultation
Registered Records Office
Every company is required to maintain a registered office and a records office. I serve this function for many clients while maintaining a virtual record book for remote access.
Law Firm Consulting
Legal platform Integration
I help law firms integrate applications, customize applications to match their workflows, and code documents for document automation. I also work on staff training and data migrations between platforms.
Law Firm IT Audits
I work with lawyers and law firms in identifying a path forward for their IT infrastructure and legal workflows. Audits generally run 3 hours with an emphasis on migrations, systems integration, costs, and training/support
I have over 8 years of legal marketing experience with law firms ranging in size from sole-practitioners to large national firms. The focus of my ongoing legal marketing work is in managing Google Ad campaigns for law firms.