• Sleo@theleolawoffice.com
  • 110 W A Street, Suite 1100, San Diego, CA 92101
  • Mon - Fri: 9:00 - 6:00
  • Call Now +1 (858) 284-0660

Bi-Coastal Legal Experience.
Effective Strategies.
Personalized Service.

  • Trust and Estate Litigation
  • Corporate Governance & Ownership/Control Disputes
  • Loan Agreements & Financing Arrangements
  • Contract Drafting, Review & Negotiation
  • Regulatory & Information Security Compliance

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Our Practice

Organize, Strategize, Take Action

Whether your business is just taking flight or a seasoned machine, you’re likely focused on profitability and growth.  Let an experienced and diligent attorney help you navigate the rules that apply to your business and keep it on track for success.  Whether you are a highly regulated financial institution or a small business, the Leo Law Office can help with your contract, compliance, and information security needs.

The Leo Law Office provides individualized attention and manages its caseload to ensure that each client’s needs are addressed.

Get in touch today to set up a consultation or use the contact form at the bottom of this page to inquire about services.

Business Owners

The Leo Law Office in San Diego, California is a boutique business law practice that offers transactional, litigation, and compliance services.

Disputes & Litigation

Occasionally, disputes arise in the business sector that necessitate the involvement of counsel. Let the Leo Law Office help you assess your claim so that you can make an informed decision. 

Breach of Fiduciary Duty

The Leo Law Office can help protect your inheritance and enforce your rights to assets under probate or trust.

Business Transactions & Contracts

The Leo Law Office provides a wide range of transactional support including drafting, reviewing and negotiating deal documents. Give us a call and see how we can help your business.  

ABOUT THE LEO LAW OFFICE

San Diego Business Lawyer

MEET ATTORNEY SHAWN LEO

Shawn brings world-class legal experience to San Diego. His mission is to use his skills, determination, and creative vision to help clients in need of legal and compliance services succeed. Shawn’s early experience was forged in the high stakes world of Wall Street Investment Banking, and now he offers his expertise to businesses looking to succeed. If you’re looking for personalized attention, sound advice, and skilled representation, get in touch today to set up a free consultation or use the contact form at the bottom of this page to inquire about services.

Our Services

Business Formation & Corporate Governance

Early decisions like where to organize, what vehicle to use, and properly structuring your business relationships can meaningfully impact your business growth. We’ll guide you through these choices upfront and explain your options to best fit your strategy.

  • Company Incorporation (LLC, Partnership, Corporation, Etc..) and Corresponding Bylaws
  • Negotiating and Drafting Partnership Agreements
  • Advising board member(s) concerning duties to a corporation
  • Financial Agreements (Secured and Unsecured)
  • Preparing Annual and Special Shareholder and Director Meeting Minutes for a Corporation or LLC
  • Trademarks

Contract Negotiation
& Drafting

Let us help you to ensure that your agreement has adequate reps and warranties, indemnities, limitations of liability, accurate deliverables, and fairly balances the risk of the given arrangement.

  • Service Offering Agreements
  • Non-Disclosure / Non-Compete Agreements
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Software/Technology Agreements
  • Real Estate Lease, Commercial Lease, and/or Purchase Agreements
  • Consumer Loan Programs

Trust & Estate Litigation

The passing of a loved one can elevate emotions and jeopardize the decedent’s wishes as commemorated in a will or trust. Let us assist you in protecting your rights and preserving your loved one’s legacy.

  • Disputes Regarding the Terms of a Trust or Will
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty Concerning a Trustee, Executor or Administrator
  • Petitions to Remove a Trustee
  • Heggstad Petition for Transfers of Property to a Trust
  • Requests for Accounting and/or Information Regarding Trustee, Executor or Administrator Activity

Data Privacy &
Information Security

Safeguarding consumer information has never been so important. Let us assist with analyzing applicable law and implementing corresponding policies and procedures.  Likewise, we can help ensure that your vendor monitoring program is on par with industry standards.

  • Website Security and Privacy Statements
  • Gramm Leach Bliley Act Compliance
  • California Consumer Privacy Act
  • GDPR
  • Information Securities Contract Clauses
  • Information Security Policies and Procedures
  • Red Flag Rules and Identity Theft Policies
  • ADA Digital Compliance

Vendor Diligence

Does your business utilize vendors?  Let us help you design a plan to keep your vendors in your line of sight while creating a record to prove your diligence.  

  • Onsite Review Templates
  • Contract Review
  • Insurance Requirements
  • Indemnification and Limitation of Liability
  • Information Security Breach Notification Procedures

Commercial Disputes

If you’re in business long enough, you’re bound to have a dispute that may lead to litigation. Let us help you assess your situation and strategize on moving towards your desired outcome.

  • Securities Litigation
  • Partnership Dissolution
  • Employment Issues
  • Purchase and Sale Disputes
  • Promissory Note Enforcement
  • FINRA Arbitration

Frequently Asked Questions

Most frequent questions and answers for the Leo Law Office.

We accept checks and credit cards. Credit cards may result in a processing fee of up to 3%.

Yes, we offer consultations. Note, a consultation generally lasts up to 15 minutes. Paid consultations may be available where document review is requested.

Hourly rates vary depending on the nature and complexity of the matter. Generally, the average hourly rate is $375.

Yes, however, such arrangements are solely in our discretion.

In person consultations and meetings are available upon request

No, however, there are notary services located nearby.

Our law office is conveniently located at 110 W A Street, San Diego, CA 92101 in downtown San Diego near the court houses. In person consultations and meetings are available upon request. 

No, we do not handle criminal matters.

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