General Business Legal Advice/Outside General Counsel


Every business needs legal advice. We work closely with our clients to gain a complete understanding of their business in order to provide innovative solutions and the most effective legal advice. Often, we provide this service by serving as outside general counsel. As outside general counsel, Tomlinson & Shapiro, P.C. can assist your business with an array of legal issues, including the following:

  • Business formation documents
  • Corporate governance documents
  • Annual regulatory and government filings
  • Drafting, revising, and negotiating contracts
  • Advice on employment matters
  • Executive compensation
  • Protection of trade secrets, intellectual property, and other confidential business information

By getting to know clients and all of their legal needs, we are able to offer comprehensive legal counselling. If your business needs legal advice regarding any of the above issues either on an ongoing basis or in a particular situation, then we invite you to call our Chicago office at 312.715.8770 to make an appointment for a complimentary consultation.


Tomlinson & Shapiro, P.C. | Chicago Breach of Contract Attorney  |  Business Contract Disputes Attorney  
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Disclaimer: All information contained on this website is general and should not be relied upon as legal advice. Legal advice cannot be provided without full consideration of all relevant information and documents relating to your individual situation. No attorney-client relationship, prospective or otherwise, will be formed by submitting information to Tomlinson & Shapiro, P.C. through this website or via e-mail. If you submit information to Tomlinson & Shapiro, P.C. through this website or via e-mail, the information you submit will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential. You should not send sensitive or confidential information via this website or via e-mail. Moreover, because the Internet is not necessarily a secure method of transmitting information, it is possible that your information or e-mail sent via the Internet might be read by third parties.

Michael Shapiro
(312) 715-8770