General Counsel Services

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Why Choose Equinox?

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General Counsel Services

What if you had legal counsel that was an extension of your management team, providing legal perspective in everyday decision making at a predictable monthly cost?

Who we serve

We are committed to serving the business community as a whole. From hospitality to professional services to manufacturing to tech development, we are dedicated to making you and and your staff more efficient.

What if your law firm could…

Be a legal partner, empower you with information, provide less complexity, commit to a predictable cost, provide an alternative to the traditional model?

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Buying and Selling a Business/M&A

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Real Estate

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Contract Negotiation and Maintenance

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Starting a Business

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Intellectual Property

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Succession and Transition Planning

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Some industries we serve.

Manufacturing

Equinox knows the manufacturing industry plays a critical role in Washington State’s economy. While manufacturers are unique and diverse in product and style, we understand the many opportunities and challenges you encounter in your day-to-day business relationships with employees, vendors and regulators. Whether you are at $1M  or a $50M, our experience, unique strategies and operationally focused approach will help your business stay on track.

Construction

Equinox knows the construction industry is a significant player in the Puget Sound, with Seattle being one of the cities with most cranes in its skyline. While construction companies have many opportunities within the growing Washington State economy, we understand the complex system of relationships you have to navigate that keep you busy during your day-to-day while trying to deliver a quality product in a timely manner. Whether you are a small or large construction business, our experience, unique insights, and operationally-focused approach will help your business stay on track so you can focus on the construction projects at hand.

Hospitality/Retail

The Northwest offers delicious cuisine, local wine, spirits and brew and unique shopping experiences and products. The hospitality and retail industry offers many challenges and high levels of competition. At Equinox we have a knowledgeable support team with personal experience in owning and operating hospitality and retail companies which can help give you the competitive advantage you are looking for.

Professional Services

Being a part of the Northwest professional services community means Equinox has a shared value with businesses that seek to better the lives of those who live and work in our region.  Whether your business offers to spur the creative through design, consulting, health and wellness or is a licensed medical or real estate/property management practice, Equinox understands what it takes to support your team so you can focus on what you are good at… people.

Tech and Software Development

Washington is known as a leader in the fast paced technology and software sector; and this growing industry is at the heart of our community. With all of the show stopping products, it can be difficult to stand out from the rest.  Our holistic, business-focused approach will enable you to pivot in this fast-moving marketplace whether it be with hiring and retaining talent or getting the next version to market.

Testimonials.

Equinox understands my business and personality and asks tough ROI questions.

L. Chissus

Business knowledge is critical; it’s the single most important thing

T. Bailey
Rise Innovations Sports Enterprises

My staff is more efficient because the team can be proactive with Equinox.

S. Crandall
ProMotion Holdings Global
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