Law Office of Neil A. Rones

30 Years Experience providing professional and resourceful services for a wide range of small and large companies in our communities.

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Firm Overview

Our office focuses on helping family business and small and mid-size corporations operate efficiently and find solutions to their particular business challenges. Our firm was established in 1979.

Example cases

I regularly see business clients that are at different stages of development. At the beginning of developing a business, a client needs help with setting up a corporation or LLC; the new business may need lease agreements reviewed, employment or independent contractor agreements reviewed. Later the client might want to expand, bring in new partners, and later the owners of the successful business may need to consider estate planning.

I never reveal clients' names or businesses without their specific permission.

Main Office

1330 Broadway
Suite 1825
Oakland  CA  94612

Phone
  • (510) 815-3888
Fax

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

Free short consultation offered.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

• New Corporation - $750
• Limited Liability Company - $750
• Nonprofit Corporation - $750
• Benefit "B" Corporation - $750
• Commercial Leases - $750
• Independent Contractor Agreement - $750
• Employment Agreement - $750
• Employee Manual - $750
• Licensing and Technology Transfer Agreements
• Sale of Business Agreements

Hourly Rates

•$250 per hour

Office Information

Office Hours

Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

We routinely provide documents in Spanish for our Spanish language clients.

Business
We provide a full range of legal services to small and mid-sized businesses and nonprofit organizations. We help clients put in place procedures and agreements to minimize risk, so that they may focus on their goals.
I have been in practice for more than thirty years.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

I write well and have developed an acumen for business law.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

It is always helpful for clients to become familiar with their legal issues. Nolo books are especially helpful for clients to review.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

Yes, I will review documents prepared by clients.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

We are willing to coach clients to represent themselves.

Neil Rones

At various times, we have operated as outside counsel and in-house counsel to small and mid-size companies which has provided experience with the daily practical demands of operating a business.

I am raising a special needs teenager. This life experience has made me a much better listener and more compassionate to the various challenges we face.

I listen very carefully to my clients concerns and desires. At the end of each telephone call or client meeting, we review what we covered and discuss areas in which we can help.

Personal interests:

Reading history and riding ATV's with my son.

License
  • Bar Number: 90015
    California , 1979
Education
  • UCLA
    Juris Doctorate , 1979
    Los Angeles, CA
    Law
  • Southern Illinois University
    Masters of Arts , 1976
    Edwardsville, IL
    Psychology

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