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Steven S.

Steven Stark Licensed in FL, NY

For over 30 years, Steven Stark has offered counsel to non-profit organizations and private companies. He has a passion for helping small businesses in particular since he himself started several businesses of his own in New York and Florida. He understands the importance of small businesses having a reliable attorney to advise them about legal matters from their inception.
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Richard G.

Richard Gora Licensed in CT, NJ

Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
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Joshua G.

Joshua Garber Licensed in CA

Representing notable clients like Tesla and the City of Los Angeles, Josh Garber excels at helping clients with employment and labor laws. Many of his past clients have had great success using Josh for employment agreements and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings. With his practical advice, he has even helped clients avoid going to court.
178 reviews
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Autumn M.

Autumn Moody Licensed in CA

Autumn Moody is an attorney at law with over one decade's worth of experience. She has been licensed to practice law in California and obtained her legal degree from the California Western School of Law. Autumn primarily specializes in dealing with legal matters that involve labor and employment law. She is also skilled in dealing with commercial contracts. Autumn founded her own legal firm, The Moody Firm, in November 2017.
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David B.

David Beser Licensed in CA

David Beser has represented a number of tech and web-based startups advising them on issues regarding venture capital infusion, marketing, strategic mergers, investor agreements, and board member appointments. He also has significant experience in national and international franchises. Mr. Beser consistently manages corporate governance with all his clients.
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Jessica M.

Jessica Muhleman Licensed in CA

Jessica works with small, startup, and developing business clients on their day-to-day transactional legal needs. On any given day, she could be helping clients with a variety of matters including employee relations, contract review, funding planning, or general legal strategy. Jessica works to make the legal aspects of being an entrepreneur more accessible for her clients.
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Judah F.

Judah Fuld Licensed in NY

Judah is an attorney at Elliot H. Fuld, a firm with over 30 years of experience in criminal and civil litigation. He strives to ensure that each client receives his personal attention in order to best serve their interest. He first appeared in court as a member of the Fordham Criminal Defense Clinic and has since expanded his work to various areas of criminal and civil law. 
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Holden G.

Holden Green Licensed in CA

Specializing in general business law, Holden Green offers in-house general counsel services to businesses with under 100 employees. Services include business plans, partnership agreements, contract review, permits renewals, mediation, and litigation. He also handles civil harassment matters. Holden formerly served as Civil Service Commissioner for the City of San Jose.
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Sweta P.

Sweta Patel Licensed in CA

Attorney Sweta Patel is committed to helping businesses who are involved in any type of workplace discrimination, wrongful termination, harassment, or claims that employees were paid unfairly. She has represented major companies including Gentiva Health Services, Inc. and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Ms. Patel has an exceptional portfolio full of small and large corporations who have benefited from her representation.
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Helen Q.

Helen Quinn Licensed in CA, TX

Helen has extensive experience in structuring, negotiating, and managing corporate transactions. In her previous role as a senior corporate securities attorney for Wilson Sonsini, she provided corporate counsel in connection with over seventy merger and acquisition transactions, over fifty venture capital finance transactions, and several initial public offerings.
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