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Steven S.

Steven Stark

335 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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Richard G.

Richard Gora

180 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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Joshua G.

Joshua Garber

235 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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Jose P.

Jose Padilla

4 reviews
Jose Padilla is an Ivy League-educated business attorney with more than 17 years’ experience. He has worked with some of the top law firms in the United States and is licensed to practice law in Texas. Jose obtained his legal degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School. He specializes in providing legal assistance to startup companies, with a fundamental focus on commercial contracts. Since March 2015, Jose has been a counselor at a healthcare company.
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Blake I.

Blake Ilstrup

Blake Illstrup is both a strategic advisor and a business attorney. He has 14 years’ experience and have represented large companies, including Amazon.com, Zipwhip and KINETA. Blake is licensed to practice law in Washington and holds a Juris Doctor degree in law, which he obtained after graduating from the University of California Hastings College of the Law. Blake is the executive vice present at KPI Therapeutics and also acts as a general counsel.
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Michael S.

Michael Sukhman

21 reviews
Michael has been practicing commercial and corporate law for over 20 years and operates his practice Frankel Sukhman LLP. He previously worked with two of the country’s leading firms and currently focuses on three areas: representing private investment funds and individual investors, helping start-ups and emerging companies raise capital, and counseling new and established businesses.
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John H.

John Houlihan

In Seattle’s eclectic Fremont neighborhood, John Houlihan and his law firm fit right in. His 20 years of experience include an eclectic blend of environmental, commercial real estate, land use, and general business law, litigation andcounseling. John’s environmental law experience is focused on all aspects of contaminated real property including investigation and insurance coverage.
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Thomas K.

Thomas Knapp

Tom Knapp is a global strategic senior executive in the healthcare, transportation, aerospace, energy, and retail industries, providing legal and strategic business advice ... read more
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Danica E.

Danica Edwards

2 reviews
Danica Edwards is a business lawyer who has been serving corporate clients for the past decade. She has been licensed to practice law in Georgia and obtained her Juris Doctorate degree in law from the Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Danica primarily specializes in labor and employment law. She is also skilled in drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial contracts. Danica has been serving as the founding attorney of her own legal firm, the D.J. Edwards Law Group, since January 2018.
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Christopher R.

Christopher Richardson

5 reviews
Christopher Richardson is an attorney at law with more than a decade worth of experience. He is licensed to practice law in multiple states, including Georgia and North Carolina. Christopher received his J.D. in law after he graduated from the Duke University School of Law. He primarily specializes in dealing with cases that involve labor and employment law. Christopher is also experienced in immigration law. He has been serving as a counselor at Nelson Mullins since March 2018.
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Our experienced Opelousas 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 Opelousas 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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