Business Formation: Laying A Strong Foundation For Your Organization’s Success
Starting a business is more than just a dream. It’s a bold step toward creating something bigger than you – something meaningful and lasting.
Partnering with the right business formation attorney can go a long way toward securing your organization’s success. I’m lawyer Jason Cruz. As an attorney with over 20 years of experience in business law, I understand the intricacies of starting a successful business or nonprofit. I can help you put into place a solid legal foundation for your enterprise.
Dedicated To Serving Startups
I recognize the passion and drive that fuel entrepreneurs and nonprofit founders. I take pride in guiding clients through the initial stages of their organization’s journey, ensuring that they are legally supported from the get-go. My clients often express their appreciation of my supportive approach. I’m proud to have earned numerous 5-star reviews.
Whether you’re an entrepreneur looking to launch your startup, branching off to form a new organization or starting a nonprofit, I can help you lay solid groundwork for success and growth.
Key Elements Of Business Formation
Starting a new business or nonprofit can seem overwhelming. There are numerous steps in the process, and missteps can cause headaches and complications down the road.
I can help you with all aspects of business formation in Washington, including:
- Choosing the right entity: From LLCs, S-corps and corporations to nonprofits, I can help you weigh the pros and cons of each to find the best fit for your vision.
- Drafting and filing the right documents: I will ensure that all necessary paperwork is accurately completed and filed.
- Establishing corporate governance: This critical step applies to all business organizations, not just corporations. It’s fundamental to ensuring that your organization has a transparent and effective management structure in compliance with Washington law.
- Protecting your personal assets: Adhering to certain business formalities is crucial to protect your personal assets from business liabilities.
- Developing rock-solid contracts: From partnership agreements to service contracts, I can help you draft the essential contracts to safeguard your business interests from day one.
- Securing 501(c)(3) tax exemptions: For nonprofits, I navigate the complexities of obtaining tax-exempt status.
- Protecting your intellectual property: I can help you secure trademarks and copyright protections for your brand and IP assets.
My goal is to ensure that your organization is well-positioned for success with a robust legal framework from the outset.