Eckerle Law is a corporate law firm. I serve the legal needs of companies in every phase of their life cycle.

I help your business come to life by:

  • Creating a unique master plan to build the foundation and protect your assets
  • Addressing all legal issues around your company’s formation:
    • Choosing the right legal entity
    • Addressing tax issues
    • Preparing founders and shareholder agreements
  • Crafting assignments of inventions and equity compensation agreements
  • Assisting you with all other legal issues such as leases, supplier and vendor agreements, as well as corporate housekeeping

I help your business grow by:

  • Identifying sources of funding and people helpful for business growth
  • Helping you to develop a business plan
  • Strategic collaborations with key business partners:
    • Joint ventures
    • Strategic collaborations
    • Licensing and development agreements
    • Outsourcing
  • Assisting with financing, for example crowd funding and seed rounds

I support you in going to the next level with:

  • Venture capital, angel and other funding rounds
  • Debt financings
  • Strategic or financial acquisitions or divestitures of non-core businesses
  • The pre-IPO planning process, for example SEC disclosure documents and due diligence
  • The sale of your business

I help companies comply with rules and regulations by:

  • Assisting them with establishing and living a real-life compliance program, with an emphasis on the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, Regulation FD, the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
  • Creating a foundation with a solid compliance framework with policies and procedures
  • Implementing the program
  • Assisting with communications with the SEC and other regulators.