School of Law
- Delaware Corporation
- General Formation
- Joint Ventures
- LLC - Multi-Member
- LLC - Single Member
- Affiliate Agreement
- Buy and Sell Agreements
- Commercial Non-Disclosure Agreements
- Equipment Leases
- Licensing Agreements
- Technology Agreements
- Website Agreements
- Benefits & Compensation
- Contractor Agreements
- Contractor Termination
- Employee Termination
- Employment Agreements
- Employment Non-Disclosure Agreements
- Employment Termination
- Equity Compensation
- Non-Compete Agreements
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Feb 2006 - Present
Formed Delaware Corporations, LLCs
Drafted Founders' Agreements
Drafted Documents Necessary to Raise Capital including filing with the SEC and state regulatory agencies.
Developed Comprehensive Trade Secret Program for Employees, Consultants, & Vendors
Securities Regulation & Equity Financing
Handled Business Litigation from Inception through Trial
Just Cellular, Inc.
Founder & CEO
Jan 2006 - Jan 2016
Founder and CEO of Just Cellular, an eCommerce business focused on the cellular industry.
Grew business to $10 million in annual sales and 50 employees with operations in the US and China.
Law Office of J. Eric Kirkland
Jan 2001 - Feb 2006
I specializing in corporate and securities law with an emphasis on working with early stage and mid-tier market companies experiencing rapid growth. Worked with a wide variety of companies to assist them through various legal, accounting and structural issues as they expanded their businesses.
II Group, Inc.
President & General Counsel
Nov 1998 - Dec 2000
Led a public internet holding company during the 90's dot.com boom.
Provided securities and corporate law compliance guidance to the portfolio companies.
Provided strategic acquisitions and capital formation assistance to the portfolio companies.
Dencer & Kirkland
Nov 1994 - Oct 1998
Founding partner of a firm specializing in corporate and securities law.
Assisted clients with various legal, accounting and structural issues.
Handled all business litigation in both Federal and State Court.
Paul & Stuart
Feb 1992 - Oct 1994
Litigation Attorney in a boutique plaintiff's firm.
Settled over $7 million in plaintiff's cases.
Handled complex litigation matters ranging from class actions, medical malpractice, products liability and defamation.
Served on the California Plaintiff's Steering Committee for the L-Tryptophan Litigation.
Dickson, Carlson & Campillo
Aug 1990 - Feb 1992
First year attorney at a larger New York/Santa Monica firm that primarily served as national coordinating counsel for Fortune 100 companies in mass tort litigation.
Clients were primarily global pharmaceutical and medical device manufactures.
Assigned to cases filed in Oregon, Washington, Oklahoma and Texas. Second chaired numerous cases.