To apply for services, please email the project coordinator to request an application or free consultation with one of our pro bono attorneys. CLICK HERE or you may apply in person at 123 NW 1 Avenue, Miami, FL 33128 or call 305-579-5733 ext. 2247 or 2249. Please submit a budget and attach financial documents to verify the financial affidavit (latest bank statement of startup’s bank account, individual bank account, or latest income tax filing). Each application is confidential and is reviewed to determine income eligibility, merit of case, and potential to proceed to accomplish your goals. We cannot guarantee that we can accept every case. If you misrepresent yourself, miss appointments or are overincome, you will be rejected by the project. You represent yourself until or unless a volunteer lawyer with the project agrees to represent you.
January 24, 2018 -Mark E. Stein, Esquire, along with Ashley Juchawski Rich, Esquire, will lead our first Lunch & Learn in 2018 at The LAB Miami.
January 30, 2018 – Dade County Bar Association Monthly Luncheon at Hyatt Regency highlighting pro bono opportunities. Stay tuned for more information.
February 20, 2018 – Jessica Shraybman, Esquire, will answer your questions from 12 noon – 2 pm at The LAB Miami
February 24 – On behalf of Venture Law, Jessica Shraybman, Esquire, facilitated a discussion at The Wolfsonian-FIU, 1001 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, in Collaboration with Brand New Mornings to bring business coaching, inspiration, and community to creative entrepreneurs.
April 4 – On behalf of Venture Law, we are pleased to announce Office Hours at The LAB Miami from 12 noon – 2 pm. Featuring Jessica Shraybman, Esquire. Email PSB@dadelegalaid.org for your apt.
April 7 – Jamming for Justice at Sidebar 337 SW 8 Street, for Dade Legal Aid. 7 – pm – 11 pm. 21 Up $25 cover fee.
June 13 – From Idea to Reality at WeWork 117 NE 1 Avenue, Downtown, Miami 5 – 8 pm $35 ArtsBizMiami.org/events
August – Legal Clinic for Creatives at WeWork Lincoln Road.
To apply for services, please email the project coordinator to request an application or a free consultation with one of our pro bono attorneys. CLICK HERE.
Article of incorporation
Assignment and agreement to assign copyright
Copyright & Trademark
Drafting & review
Financing proposals and investor term sheets
Independent contractor agreements
IRS filing for EIN numbers
Licenses and permits
Local and federal law
Operating agreements, bylaws
Prior art searches, provisional and no provisional filings
Want to volunteer? Corporate and intellectual property pro bono attorneys who are licensed in Florida may donate their time to the project in areas such as incorporation, intellectual business formation, filing requirements, drafting and negotiating contract and lease agreements, licensing, tax advice, registering copyrights, trademarks, patents, a legal hotline and clinics. Florida Patent attorneys participate by helping clients protect proprietary aspects of their inventions via Dade Legal Aid, Miami’s oldest provider of free civil legal aid to qualifying low-income populations. Participating pro bono attorneys receive credit via Put Something Back.
Want to Donate? Venture Law Project is supported by generous individuals, firms and organizations. To support Venture Law Project CLICK HERE.
Retired and want to Mentor? Let us know if you have time to share your expertise. We are in search of seasoned business attorneys who are no longer practicing but want to help with client screening and mentoring newer attorneys. To support Dade Legal Aid and Put Something Back CLICK HERE.