Thanks New York Times for Pointing this out

"Step 1 in Starting a Business: Hire a Lawyer."

About Imke Ratschko

Imke Ratschko is a New York Attorney helping small businesses, business owners and entrepreneurs with all things "Small Business Law," such as litigation, contracts, business owner disputes, shareholder and operating agreements, sale or purchase of a business, investors, and starting a business. You can reach her at 212.253.1027.

One comment

  1. I agree. It sure would be nice if all new business people felt this way. My theory is that if a business person cannot afford a lawyer – they cannot afford to be in business. In the long run a good business lawyer is invaluable for any business, large or small.