6 Habits Of A Successful Tech Lawyer

By Caine Moss, Goodwin Procter LLP (May 10, 2017, 4:44 PM EDT) -- As with any type of industry expert, tech lawyers vary in their strengths and weaknesses. Most reputable lawyers with their own practices are competent and can handle the typical corporate work of a young startup, or a straightforward venture capital financing. But for tech entrepreneurs, "competence" should be a given for your lawyer and only part of the equation. Tech entrepreneurs deserve lawyers that not only execute at a competent level but can operate as true partners in your business. By that, I mean someone who understands core principals of your business, can anticipate your needs, and is highly responsive — particularly when thorny issues arise (and they will)....

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