Working with high growth businesses to ASX listed companies, Law Squared is a commercial practice, focusing on 5 key practice areas. We offer a true alternative to the traditional law firm and in house counsel model, by providing clients which both adhoc and ongoing support.
Named Australia’s most innovative law firm (Huffington Post), Law Squared is committed to create a better client-lawyer relationship.
What we do
From contract drafting and negotiations to managing privacy and data, our commercial law team can assist with all of your needs. As the saying goes, “the devil is in the detail”, and our team focus on clear, easy to understand and tailored legal solutions for your business.
With an increase in privacy obligations and the way organisations use and manage data, we can assist businesses in ensuring compliance with both Australian Privacy Principles and GDPR obligations. Our team has extensive experience in drafting bespoke SaaS terms, distribution and supply agreements, intellectual property license and assignment agreements and service and consultancy agreements.
Whether you’re looking to restructure your business or group of companies, raise capital, invest in a company, offer employee share schemes, negotiate a shareholders agreement or buy and sell a business, shares or units, our experienced team of corporate lawyers can assist both companies, investors and individuals alike. Our team has worked on multi-million dollar transactions from debt equity raises, capital raises, loans (convertible notes, SAFE and traditional private lending) and foreign investment.
Employment & Workplace Relations
Working with employers and c-suite management, our employment and workplace relations team can assist companies from hiring, managing and termination of employees. Led by an accredited employment law specialist, the team can support with complex employment law matters and proactive employee management such as setting up policies and procedures, staff training, performance and behaviour management plans and performance reviews.
The team have extensive experience in enterprise bargaining agreement negotiations and dealing with unfair dismissal and general protection claims.
Disputes & Litigation
An inevitable part of business is disputes. Whether its an issue with a debtor, a competitor, supplier or even fellow directors and/or shareholders, legal disputes are common and having a strong litigation team on your side is important.
Our litigation team deal with debt and asset recovery matters, legal proceedings for commercial and contractual disputes, founders and shareholder disputes, insurance litigation and subrogation claims, bankruptcy and insolvency. Led by our founder, our disputes and litigation team conduct litigation Australia wide and on a fixed fee basis.
With a thriving innovation and startup eco system in Australia, Law Squared through its startup product Cubed by Law Squared, offers an easy, cost effective, responsive and technology based solution for all your startup needs.
From company registrations, founders agreements, website terms and conditions to services agreements, Cubed by Law Squared team offers over 25 legal documents drafted by lawyers with early stage businesses in mind.
Our service options
1. In House Counsel Retainer
We offer you everything you need, from the start up or growth stage of your business to ongoing legal and business support through all of business’ highs and lows. Let us serve as your in-house counsel on a retainer that suits your needs.
As part of your membership, we provide complementary business and legal audits on you and your business. This allows us to review your operating structure, resources, insurance and growth plans and identify risk exposures and gaps to provide comprehensive and seamless solutions and advice.
In business the unexpected inevitably occurs and we are ready to work with you through any surprises. From taking proactive steps to protect your business to commencing or defending litigation, we are ready to work with you every step of the way.
We offer a fixed fee pricing structure to ensure there are no surprises to you and your budget. Giving you certainty and transparency assists in ensuring this.
Acting as your hired gun, our fee-for-service structure is the right approach when you need a specific job or task attended to.