Entries by Justin Agans

New Startup checklist: What to do after formation

So you just sent in the paperwork to make your new business official. Now what? Below are some of the common topics covered in an initial conversation with startup founders, although the list is certainly not exhaustive. Founder Legal Documentation Make sure that you appropriately document the issuance of equity to the founders. If you’ve […]

Do you need a co-founder?

I’ve been helping founders develop startups in Charlotte for the better part of a decade. A question I’m regularly asked by potential entrepreneurs who have an idea: “Do I need a co-founder?” In classic lawyer fashion, my answer is that it depends. It depends on a wide variety of factors, but here’s a few of […]

Spengler & Agans attorneys named Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite and Thomson Reuters’ Super Lawyer

Through years of dedicated service to Charlotte clients, both partners at Spengler & Agans were awarded prestigious legal distinctions in 2018. Our partners wish to thank Thomas Reuters, Business North Carolina, and the Charlotte legal community for recognizing our dedication to our clients. North Carolina Super Lawyer Our firm is proud to announce that Eric […]