… I am a serial entrepreneur.
One very important thing is to get your capital structure right from the beginning. Much time can be spent undoing bad deals with investors or co-founders. I think having the right attorney from the beginning is important. The right person will also help with general business advice for the first time entrepreneur.
Young startups can’t afford the big firms and I haven’t heard about much “flexibility” on fees lately. I have found a good small firm that I can 100% recommend–I’ve used twice. I asked the lead guy whether I could put his name up here and he said ok. He’s been with large and middle sized law firms as well as the SEC. 100% ethical…
… email him at email@example.com