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Steven S.

Steven Stark

341 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

242 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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Matthew O.

Matthew Odgers

Matthew is the owner and founder of Odgers Law Group, a firm based in San Diego that works primarily with entrepreneurs and healthcare professionals in the dental and medical fields. Before establishing his firm, he spent a year teaching English in Korea and studied international law in China. He continues to devote part of his practice to pro bono legal work.
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Jim K.

Jim Kuhne

Jim Kuhne provides legal services for matters on land or sea. His law practice focuses on real estate transactions and litigation, admiralty and maritime law, and longshore and cargo matters. He has been recognized twice as a Southern California “Rising Star” in civil litigation defense. Formerly a successful real estate agent at CBRE, Jim is an avid competitive cyclist.
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John C.

John Crandon

2 reviews
John is an entrepreneur and a senior-level corporate, private equity, and transactions attorney. He has specialized experience in venture finance and business transactions in software, hardware, energy, Internet services, consumer goods, and life sciences. John has raised over $80 million in venture finance for early-stage companies in software and biotech.
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Shilpa T.

Shilpa Thakur

2 reviews
Shilpa Thakur is a startup attorney that helps new businesses overcome any legal issues they face. She has more than three years of experience and is licensed to practice law in California. Shilpa has represented ClearTax, Fearless Genius, Komli Media and many other corporate clients. She graduated from the University of San Francisco with a Juris Doctorate degree in law. Since August 2014, Shilpa has been an associate at Inventus Law.
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Christian W.

Christian Woods

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Christian Woods is a California-based business lawyer. He specializes in numerous legal practice areas, including labor and employment law, legal research and writing, commercial contracts, business formation and general corporate lawsuits. Christian has a J.D. in law, which he obtained from the University of La Verne College of Law. In May 2017, Christian founded his own legal office, where he now serves as the founding partner and principal attorney.
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Samuel B.

Samuel Brotman

Sam Brotman became a tax attorney because of his desire to help people. He is a skilled negotiator and, above all, his goal is to deliver results to his clients. Currently, he practices in San Diego and is the founder of Brotman Law. His practice is tailored to help clients in all phases of their tax needs. In addition to tax matters, Sam also handles corporate, real estate, and litigation matters for small and mid-sized businesses.
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Jim S.

Jim Slaughter

2 reviews
Along with speaking Spanish, Portuguese, and French, Jim Slaughter counsels corporations on contract creation, general employment law, and legal technology. As a partner at Slaughter and Slaughter, Jim is licensed to practice in California. He started his career as an in-house lawyer at General Electric before moving out west and providing legal advice to business entities, estate planners, and closely-held organizations.
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