Stand Out From the Crowd
Recognized as a top boutique startup law firm in the San Francisco Bay Area, SPZ provides exceptional legal services to emerging growth companies at a fraction of the cost.
As outside general counsel, we provide a range of business law services to our startup clients. From formation to funding and beyond, you can count on us to get things done right without breaking the bank. That means more money for hiring, marketing, and operations!
We help you with forming a business entity for your startup, whether as a corporation or an LLC.
We help you navigate the legal challenges of raising capital to fund your venture’s growth.
We support your sales operation by drafting and negotiating sales contracts and other commercial agreements.
We help you hire the talent to scale your venture while complying with employment laws.
We help you protect your valuable intellectual property, including your branding through trademark.
We help you comply with constantly evolving data privacy and security compliance requirements.
We are proud to be a local boutique firm with a global reach. As a remote law firm, we work with startup clients across the world, including Latin America, Asia, and Europe. Our clients range from bootstrapped startups to venture-backed companies, and they operate in a variety of industries, from financial technology to SaaS to education to consumer goods. Our team is located in the San Francisco Bay Area, Washington D.C., Los Angeles, Denver, Miami, Austin, and the Pacific Northwest.
As a founder, there are many legal issues to learn about at every stage of the startup journey, from incorporation to funding to hiring. We’ve put together a set of open-source information to help you understand key legal topics. We hope you find this resource helpful!
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For us, quality and efficiency are paramount. Whether you’re based right here in Oakland or thousands of miles away, contact us to learn how we can help you get legal done at a fraction of the cost.