External Legal Counsel Services
We regularly serve as external general counsel for companies engaged in global business
We have extensive experience working as external general counsel for corporate clients, and have managed the entire spectrum of legal issues that are indigenous to multinational enterprises. We have managed not only global legal departments but external counsel as well and are well versed and have an abiding respect for the integrity of legal project budgets. We bring the same perspective to our clients’ projects and in many instances, we serve as external general counsel to foreign and domestic enterprises and are adept at selecting and managing, where necessary, additional law firm and other third party resources.
We regularly work as outside general counsel for our clients, helping them handle all their legal issues that may arise during the course of their business operations in the United States, from coordinating legal teams to handling specific legal matters and disputes, appointing, supervising and reviewing outside professionals and advisors, preparing, issuing and entering company records and resolutions, coordinating tax planning and financial accounting work.
Administration and Accounting
We select external accountants and help clients coordinate administration and accounting functions, from isuing invoices to clients, to keeping full and complete accounting books and ecords and generating properly drafted and compiled annual financial statements.
Company’s Books and Records
We perform company secretary’s legal functions, helping clients maintain updated and complete company’s records, by issuing notices of call of company’s regular and extraordinary meetings of shareholders and directors, drafting and entering minutes and resolutions of company’s shareholders and directors’s meetings, and carrying out annual filings as required under local applicable company’s law.
Payrolls and Employment Matters
We help clients set up payroll services for their employees, oversee payroll company’s reports, statements and filings, advise on employment regulatory filing and compliance requirements and other employment matters, assist on drafting and executing employment agreements, advise on employment disputes and claims.
We advise clients on insurance matters, help them select insurance brokers, obtain insurance quotes, set up insurance contracts covering all of client’s business risks, review insurances terms and conditions and advise clients on any risk associated with their business and proper insurance coverage, and process insurance claims.
Legal Matters and Contracts
We advise clients on all ordinary legal matters concerning their day to day business operations, help them set up contracts with third party suppliers or service providers, prepare terms and conditions of sale with customers, negotiate legal arrangements with sales agents and distributors, register trademarks and protect intellectual property and proprietary information.