Attorney specializing in music, small business, construction, and HOA law with a focus on negotiating and drafting contracts.
My experience in the music industry, general business & corporate law, employment contracts, consulting agreements, construction contracts and disputes resolution, commercial lending, commercial real estate, IP licensing, trademarks, and trade secrets, helps clients make good deals and, more importantly, avoid bad deals.
I enjoy providing excellent quality, reliable yet cost-effective counsel that enables my clients to make the best possible decisions in their business ventures and musical careers.
I work with a variety of clients including: Musicians looking for help in understanding and negotiating music industry contracts, homeowners thinking about home improvement projects, independent consultants wanting to make sure their agreements are fair and providing solid protection, and small business owners needing answers to a variety of general counsel questions.
Licensed since 2007
Hourly ($225/hour), Free Consultation (30 minutes)
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|CALI Award in Business Practice of Law||Golden Gate University School of Law||2007|
|Contracts Advisor II||Stanford University||2012 - Present|
|Attorney||Law Offices of Troy Sutton||2008 - Present|
|Senior Consultant||Kutner-Ross Associates, Inc.||1997 - 2011|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|State Bar of California||N/A||2008 - Present|
|San Mateo County Bar Association||N/A||2008 - Present|
|Golden Gate Univ SOL||N/A||law||N/A|
|San Francisco State Unv||N/A||undergraduate||N/A|
|HOA Meeting||Recent Changes in California Smoking Laws and their impacts to HOAs||2010|