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Steven S.

Steven Stark

426 reviews
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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Joshua G.

Joshua Garber

268 reviews
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.
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Richard G.

Richard Gora

195 reviews
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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Derek H.

Derek Haake

If your company is on the cutting edge of technology, you need an attorney that loves working on the edge with you. Derek Haake is a perfect fit. Whether you are developing an emerging technology or dealing with big data, Mr. Haake wants to be right next to you every step of the way. Mr. Haake can help with formation, employment, operations, contracts, securities, and mergers.
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Vadim D.

Vadim Daynovsky

2 reviews
Vadim Daynovsky primarily focuses on assisting small business and entrepreneurs with their legal requirements. He is also an experienced businessman. He has worked as an attorney at some of the largest law firms in the United States and have dealt with multi-billion dollar legal cases. Vadim has 14 years’ experience as an attorney and has a license to practice law in New York. He has been the president of Green, Essex Solar since 2010, where he also acts as a general counsel.
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Peter T.

Peter Tormey

1 review
Pete has over 20 years of experience in product development, marketing, and intellectual property protection. As a company startup veteran, he brings a unique perspective on the value of intellectual property to small and growing business. He has delivered lectures on how to protect and leverage IP assets and is the author of the Startup Guide to Intellectual Property.
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Melvin C.

Melvin Chung

Melvin is an attorney with over 16 years of experience as an international business lawyer. He focuses on intellectual property and commercial deals in the global trade context while working by his philosophy: deliver superior work product on time, every time. He helps companies take great ideas to market, secure rights, manage risks, resolve disputes, and enter beneficial partnerships.
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Travis W.

Travis Watson

2 reviews
My experience comes from a general practice firm. My strengths are in writing wills, as well as landlord/tenant. As a landlord, I have experience drafting leases and doing ... read more
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Terrence Smith

2 reviews
Terrence Smith is a start-op attorney with more than a decade worth of experience. He is licensed to practice law in California and obtained his J.D. in law after he graduated from the Georgetown University Law Center. Terrence specializes in drafting, negotiating and reviewing commercial contracts. He is also experienced in labor and employment law, as well as in mergers and acquisitions. Terrence is currently serving as a partner at Smith & Patel Law.
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Mark A.

Mark Astarita

Based in New York City, Mark Astarita is a highly experienced securities and corporate attorney. He brings over 3 decades of experience and is widely considered an authority in securities laws, litigation and arbitration, as well as online law. A partner at the firm Sallah Astarita & Cox, he has been AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell. Mark holds a J.D., cum laude, from New York Law School.
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Our experienced Kansas City employment attorneys & lawyers can help guide you on how to proceed with various employee decisions such as reviewing employee documents such as contracts, agreements, policies, and handbooks, along with difficult decisions such as firing, lawsuits, claims, and complaints.

Although not every single employment contract will require legal assistance, many employment lawyers would recommend avoiding unilateral employment contracts that strongly benefit one side over the other. These types of employee contracts rarely hold up in court, yet having the funds needed to combat an issue in court can limit the employee’s options.

A confidentiality agreement and a non-compete agreement are common forms of employee contracts that one of our Kansas City employment attorneys can help customize for your business. If your business needs to fire an employee, proper measures should be taken from a business legal standpoint to ensure proper communication and a smooth transition of dismissing that employee. In any case, we suggest you connect with our employment attorneys to discuss your options.

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