Based in San Francisco, Bend Law Group is a small law firm of experienced business attorneys and startup lawyers.  Whether you’re just starting a company, or looking to sell a company you’ve built, we serve as your legal counsel each step of the way. No project is too small or trivial, and our continuous and accessible support allows you to focus on what’s important to you.

  • General Counsel

    01

    • Strategic Entity Formation (LLC, Corporation, Mutual Benefit Corporation, Public Benefit Corporation, Benefit Corporation)
    • Non-Profit Formations and Compliance
    • Entity Conversions
    • Dissolutions and Winding Up
    • Equity Incentive Plans
    • Terms of Use and Privacy Policies
    • Purchase and Sale of a Businesses
    • Drafting and Negotiating Contracts
    • Buy-Sell Agreements
  • Funding & Investment

    02

    • Due Diligence
    • Private Placement Strategy and Counsel
    • Intrastate Offering
    • Convertible Note
    • SAFE Agreement
    • KISS Agreement
    • Series Seed, A, B and C
    • Crowdfunding
    • Private Placement Memorandums
  • Regulatory Permitting & Compliance

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    • Alcohol and Beverage Control Licensing
    • Tax-exempt Status Applications
    • State and Local Cannabis Licensing and Permitting
    • Health Department Permits
    • Zoning and Land Use Permits
    • Regulatory Advocacy
  • Intellectual Property

    04

    • State and Federal Trademark Registrations
    • International Trademark Registrations
    • Copyright Registrations
    • USPTO Prosecution
    • IP Monitoring Services
    • IP Enforcement (Cease and Desist)
    • Licensing/Assignments
    • www.blgtrademarks.com
  • Real Property

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    • Real Estate Broker Services
    • Buying and Selling Commercial and Residential Property
    • Letters of Intent
    • Event Space and License Agreement
    • Commercial Lease
    • www.BLGproperties.com