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When Do I need a Business Lawyer?

A good rule of thumb is to hire an attorney on retainer and resolve potential issues before they arise. This list is not exhaustive, but it will give new business owners an idea of some of the legal issues their businesses may face. Contact an attorney during these points in the life cycle of your small business:

1. When you have an idea for a business name. You should hire a small business attorney to help you determine whether you can use a business name. Your attorney may tell you that the name you chose is already trademarked and cannot be used.

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