Business and Estate Planning Attorney
"More than just a great attorney - she is enthusiastic, authentic, and very experienced."
- Affiliate Agreement
- Business Consulting Agreement
- Distribution Agreement
- Equipment Lease
- Licensing Agreement
- Loan Agreement
- Manufacturing Agreement
- Marketing Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Commercial)
- Profit Share Agreement
- Publishing Agreement
- Release of Liability
- SaaS Agreement
- Sales Agreement
- Service Agreement
- Terms of Service
- User Agreement
- Other Commercial Contract Matter
- Advisory Agreement
- Business Licenses & Industry Regulations
- Buyout Agreement
- Corporate Dissolution
- Corporate Formation
- Corporate Restructure
- Delaware Incorporation
- Founders Agreement
- Franchise Agreement
- Franchise Disclosure Document
- Franchise Formation
- Joint Venture Formation
- Operating Agreement
- Partnership Formation
- Shareholder Agreement
- Other Business Formation Matter
- Outside General Counsel
"Susan was friendly, professional and thorough."
Posted on May 4, 2017
"Great! Very friendly, professional and affordable... Would recommend her to anyone and will use her services again!"
Posted on Feb 1, 2017
"Susan was terrific - incredibly knowledgeable, warm, friendly and understanding. I would recommend her in a heartbeat!"
Posted on Oct 11, 2016
"Great experience, yet again! Thanks for the help, Susan!"
Posted on Sep 23, 2016
"Great first experience with Upcounsel."
Posted on Aug 22, 2016
"Susan was fast and efficient. I don't mind communications over messaging and it was easy to communicate with her. "
Posted on Aug 19, 2016
Law Office of Susan McLaughlin, PLLC
Jan 2015 - Present
Provide sound legal guidance to commercial clients on a holistic level. I work with clients to ensure operations, sales, finance, and legal are aligned so that business goals can be met smoothly and quickly. Clients range from start-ups seeking guidance on entity formation and foundational assistance to established multi-million dollar revenue generating family businesses.
Adecco Group NA
Jan 2014 - Sep 2015
Reviewed, drafted, and negotiated complex agreements of various types;
US point person for all matters governing data privacy;
Identified changes in applicable laws, providing communication and training when necessary; and
Partnered with HR and operations to formulate, draft, and implement policies ensuring compliance with federal and state laws governing employment and procurement practices
Regional Credit Manager
Aug 2011 - May 2013
Maintained responsibility for oversight of all aspects of receivable management, collection activities, reduction of DSO and improving cash flow;
Provided legal advice and guidance to internal clients prior to submission of collections matters to outside legal counsel; Provided oversight of outside attorneys during litigation, mediation, and arbitration; Negotiated settlements
Sep 2006 - Jul 2011
Reviewed, drafted, and negotiated complex construction contracts with values up to $100M; and
Identified and communicated risks to sales, operations, and management, and developed creative negotiation strategies to mitigate and control risk while ensuring contract obligations were in line with business expectations and corporate standards