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Sequoia Legal helps your business grow and stay protected in a constantly changing economic and legal landscape. We do so with the personal touch of a seasoned, local law firm and dedicated corporate lawyer.

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Sequoia Legal found subtle legal loopholes in some of our confidentiality agreements that could have spelled disaster for our small business. Fortunately, with the help of Sequoia Legal, we were able to get these leaks plugged before they did any serious damage to our company.

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Sequoia Legal - Experienced Business Attorney in Denver, CO

Every business, especially those conducting business internationally, faces an ever-increasing number of legal challenges as it grows. That's why you need a business law firm that can commit to being a key player on your team. Let us be your go-to business lawyer in Denver, Colorado, and we'll give you the confidence you need to grow your business without fearing legal compliance matters.

With our extensive knowledge of the law and our experience helping startups and mid-sized enterprises, you'll get the knowledge and background of a major law firm with the personal, friendly touch of a smaller local firm.

Our team of experienced business attorneys at Sequoia Legal has earned the trust of the Denver business community because we understand there is no one-size-fits-all solution when it comes to international or domestic law. Dedicated to building strong, long-term relationships with all of our clients, a Denver business law attorney from Sequoia Legal will deliver a superior work-product, incredible customer service, and experience you can rely on.

Just as reliable legal advice is essential for your business as you grow, we consider providing best-in-class legal support to be the keystone of our brand.

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Our Denver Business Law Firm Legal Services

International Business Law

We navigate all legal aspects of international business and trade, helping small businesses and mid-sized companies remain compliant in a variety of ventures. The right lawyer can help you through all types of international legal disputes.

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Export Control & Compliance

We provide support on handling civilian products and technologies that may have military implications and the export of other goods that may require export licenses. Our seasoned lawyers handle U.S. trade compliance and assistance with transactions, contracts, and FCPA, ITAR and OFAC compliance programs for international business.

International Trade

Our team helps clients abide by all relevant trade and sanction laws, navigating restrictions and prohibitions, and doing business in countries affected by U.S. sanctions. We provide advice on due diligence investigations of new overseas markets and clients and help you determine the best course of action on new overseas business plans. We'll help you navigate foreign investments and CFIUS.

Voluntary Disclosure Agreement

We'll oversee your voluntary self-disclosure of any OFAC violations to help you reduce the serious penalties that these violations can incur. If a VSD is completed and submitted prior to the discovery of the violation, the maximum penalty can potentially be reduced by up to 50%.

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Commercial & Corporate Law

Our local Denver business lawyers form a safeguard around your company, offering legal help and assisting you in navigating a tricky business and legal landscape as you grow. We cover a variety of commercial law and business law areas, including:

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Business Formation & Transactions

Hit the ground running with your new business entity, LLC, or corporation by enlisting the advice and support of Sequoia Legal. We’ll handle all business filings and legal documents, from formation and leasing to financing, independent contracting, mergers & acquisitions, employment, and much more.

Contracts & Agreements

From agreeing on a commercial lease, joint venture, or operating agreement and partnership to creating non-compete agreements, employment contracts, and non-disclosure agreements, we’ll ensure you have the right wording and appropriate documents in place to protect your business.

Intellectual Property

Our law firm has the business prowess, years of legal experience, and dedication to properly protect your intellectual property rights. We will aid you in investigating if your trademarks or copyrights are in use, filing state, national, and global registrations, and drafting effective agreements.

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Our Denver Business Lawyers Are Here to Support You

For any and all of your business' legal needs, Sequoia Legal is here to help. Contact us today to learn more about our services or to speak with one of our attorneys directly.

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Businesses We Serve

Small Businesses

Our team focuses on providing tailored legal solutions that empower small businesses to thrive. Whether it's formation, contracts, compliance, or dispute resolution, our dedicated team is committed to safeguarding the interests of your small business.

Startups and Entrepreneurs

Our services encompass every stage of the startup and entrepreneurial journey, from entity formation to intellectual property protection. With a deep understanding of the unique challenges faced by startups, our experienced legal team is dedicated to helping your ventures flourish in today's competitive landscape.

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Software Companies

Our business law firm will support software companies through every legal aspect of their operations. From software licensing and intellectual property protection to compliance and data privacy, our seasoned attorneys are well-versed in the intricacies of the tech industry.

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Manufacturing Businesses

We are dedicated to providing comprehensive legal counsel to manufacturing companies. From contract negotiation to risk management, we strive to be your trusted partner in navigating the challenges and opportunities within the manufacturing industry.

Hedge Funds

We offer professional guidance to hedge funds, navigating the intricate legal and regulatory framework of the financial industry. With a deep understanding of investment strategies and risk management, our team is committed to assisting hedge funds.

Aerospace & Aviation Companies

At our business law firm, we are well-versed in the complex legal landscape of Aerospace & Aviation Companies. With in-depth knowledge of industry regulations, contracts, and international compliance, our veteran attorneys provide tailored solutions to safeguard your interests, enabling the smooth operation of your aviation or aerospace company.

Mid-Sized Companies

With Sequoia Legal, you get effective solutions that address our specific objectives and needs. From contract formation to dispute resolution, our law firm works meticulously to faithfully handle your legal affairs.

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"The simple fact is that you, as a business owner, routinely face complex legal issues that get in the way of running and growing your business.Β We at Sequoia Legal believe in a holistic, proactive approach with straightforward solutions that minimize your legal headaches and costs."

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General Outside Counsel For Small And Mid-Sized Businesses

Affordable legal counsel at a fixed fee

Highly skilled in international legal matters

Legal advice, when you need it, from responsive professionals

Up to 20% savings compared to the general cost of attorneys

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Why Choose Sequoia Legal for Business Representation in Denver, Colorado?

Big Law Experience

With years of experience and a background working with such prestigious global firms as Skadden Arps, Andrew Lopez, and the team combine best-in-class legal representation with reasonable costs and personalized service. Sequoia Legal is Coloradans' choice for high caliber representation in corporate law and international law.

Long-Term Relationships

We build long-term relationships so you can build your business safe in the knowledge that legal professionals have your back. We'll guide you on the best next steps with every business move you make, building trust as we go. Your legal security is our top priority.

Reasonable Costs

We believe all Denver businesses should have access to affordable, highly-rated legal advice, so our prices are designed to be transparent and reasonable. We're always happy to build our services around your budget, too.

OUR TEAM

Denver Business Lawyers You Can Trust

You are likely well aware of the complexities, pitfalls, and legal issues involved in being a business owner. Our team has decades of experience providing legal advice that is personalized and affordable.

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Our Successful Cases

Rock Solid FCPA and Export Compliance Programs

Our Denver export compliance law firm has extensive experience with export administration regulations, the FCPA and international trade and can assist clients with developing export control and FCPA compliance programs. We ensure each client follows appropriate FCPA, export control compliance and foreign trade regulations for their industry, and our clients hail from nearly every industry sector. The attorneys at Sequoia Legal have successfully assisted and provided continued guidance for several international companies regarding the internal implementation of FCPA and export compliance plans. These companies employ and engage in various transactions with individuals and companies around the world. To ensure continued compliance with US sanctions laws and regulations following the implementation of the FCPA and export compliance programs, Sequoia Legal has conducted company audits, interviews and internal FCPA training programs. Due to the diligence of the Sequoia Legal team, zero issues or enforcement actions have been taken by the US government against Sequoia's clients for any FCPA or export related matter. An investment in a Sequoia Legal compliance plan has saved our clients time, focus and money.

No Penalty Voluntary Disclosures to US Gov

Companies routinely face complex situations when exporting or doing business internationally. There is a complex set of laws and regulations applicable to the persons, places and products involved in international business. Businesses sometimes end up violating or running afoul of these highly technical and complicated rules. Sequoia Legal has represented various US and foreign companies in conducting internal investigations relating to suspected violations of US sanctions and export controls. Following completion of these internal investigations, where necessary, we have assisted clients in voluntarily disclosing suspected violations to US authorities and have obtained favorable outcomes, including reduced penalties or no penalties. This has allowed our clients to sleep at night and continue to expand and do business internationally in compliance with applicable US law.

Successful Sale of Technology Startup

Our team at Sequoia Legal regularly helps sellers and buyers of businesses navigate the intricacies of the purchase and sale process to help them achieve their dreams. In this case, Sequoia Legal was brought on by the owners of a local technology company in a sale to a strategic acquirer with a total transaction value in the multiple millions. We successfully negotiated transaction agreements, including due diligence with the buyer and post-closing employment agreements, and closed the transaction within an expedited 30 days period. As part of this process, we helped educate the sellers through their first transaction and work through the emotional roller coaster of selling your business.

Searching for Search Fund Success

And Finding It! Sequoia Legal regularly helps search funds and individuals find, acquire and successfully build new businesses. Our client was a search funder focused on acquiring a company in the professional services industry. We assisted in negotiating several LOI's that fell through, but as a result of that process, we found the right acquisition fit and assisted our client in executing an LOI, conducting due diligence, structuring the deal, negotiating the purchase agreement, working with the SBA and completing a deal that included a cash payment, SBA loan and seller financing with a variable note that reduced if certain revenue metrics were not achieved. We then assisted our client with several "tuck-in" acquisitions to further augment and accelerate the client's goals and exponentially grow revenue.

What Our Clients Say

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Andrew and the Sequoia team are incredibly talented, detail oriented, and overall wonderful and trustworthy and people. I would highly recommend!

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Adam C.

Andrew has been a great asset for my business through different acquisitions, employee onboarding documents, as well as providing assistance to many of my clients.

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Erin H.

What a fantastic team here! They are super helpful, personable, and so incredibly knowledgeable! When I called them, I was immediately put in contact with a very professional young woman named Christina, and she immediately put me at ease. The whole team was very helpful with my issue, and I would not hesitate to call them again. If you are in need of legal assistance, definitely give them a call.

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Kyle M.

I have worked with both Hunter and Andrew at Sequoia Legal and they are awesome. Responsive, knowledgeable and always hit deadlines. We have used them over and over because they great to work with and great at their work!

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John L.

This is an amazing firm that will do anything to get the job done right for their clients.

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Laura K.

Excellent advice and service. Big firm experience and expertise at reasonable small firm prices.

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Great company, great employees, willingness to help in any way

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Susan B.

Andrew Lopez is always there to help. He is professional, responsive and understanding. Thank you Sequoia Legal!

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Jason L.

I can't say enough great things about Hunter and Andrew and the Sequoia team. We purchased a small business, and they were efficient, knowledgeable, and direct with their feedback about the deal and its structure and available when we needed them. We hope to do many more transactions with Hunter and Andrew, and the team. If you're looking for great counsel for a business transaction (and I'm sure any other matter they'd represent) - you'll be in great hands working with Sequoia. Bravo!

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Sandra B.

I cannot express the gratitude I have for this legal team. They're great to work with, I cannot say enough good thing's about them. I truly feel they work for me and my needs and are very compassionate and caring about their clients.

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