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Startup and Small Business Legal Services


Lindsay Spiller 

Are you about to start a new business? Do you need the advice and guidance of an experienced startup business lawyer as you pursue your dreams? Look no further.

Spiller Law offers premier legal services tailored for startups and small businesses. Our commitment is to stand alongside you as your trusted legal partner, providing personalized attention and guidance through every step of your business journey. We understand the unique challenges facing founders and new business owners, and we're here to help.


Founded by Lindsay Spiller, we've supported entrepreneurs in the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond, catering to diverse industries, including technology, advertising, entertainment, media, music, and film.

Our Services

  • Startup Formation: Ensure your startup is set up for success from the get-go, from choosing the right business structure to filing the necessary paperwork.

  • Contracts & Agreements: Benefit from our expert drafting, review, and negotiation of contracts that always have your business's best interests at heart.

  • Intellectual Property: Protect your unique ideas and innovations with our robust IP services, encompassing trademarks, patents, copyrights, and trade secrets.

  • Mergers & Acquisitions: Navigate the complexities of business transitions with our experienced guidance, whether you're buying, selling, or merging.

  • Regulatory Compliance: With our tailored regulatory and compliance services, ensure your business always stays on the right side of the law.


About Us


Lindsay Spiller, the heart and soul behind Spiller Law, has been a trusted advisor to entrepreneurs and startups in diverse industries. Alongside a team of dedicated and seasoned professionals, Lindsay brings a wealth of experience and personal touch to every case, ensuring every client feels heard and valued.




"We have worked with Lindsay for several years. We have used Lindsay for various legal issues, and he always seems to amaze me. He is one who always sees the glass as half full and sheds new light on all our legal issues. Lindsay is a brilliant attorney, and I'm so glad to know him and have him as our counsel."

    - Tony Brenta, CEO, Phoenix Day


"Lindsay has assisted us in all aspects of our start-up business. His hallmark is an amazing ability to find the best solution for the business that also dignifies all parties involved. He navigated us brilliantly through some early start-up issues, offering very specific guidance along the way while executing all key documents and agreements. He is also one of the kindest people you will ever meet. This is the person you want at your side. He is patient, thorough, tough when needed, and highly ethical. I cannot recommend him more highly."

    - Cynthia Harrison Barbera, Founder of a Digital Publishing Company Startup

Intellectual Property Legal Services
General Counsel Legal Services
Startup Business Legal Services

Startup Business Legal Services

Small Business Legal Services

Intellectual Property Legal Services

  • Founders Agreements

  • Offer Letters

  • Business Plans

  • Strategic Business Planning

  • Corporate Formation

  • Incorporating in Delaware

  • Partnership Agreements

  • Private Offering Documents

  • Investor Agreements

  • Debt and Equity Offerings

  • Promissory Notes

  • Operating Agreements

  • Shareholders Agreements

  • Stock Purchase Agreements

  • Employment Agreements

  • Employment Manuals

  • Municipal Licenses

  • EIN 


  • Business Transactions

  • Contract Drafting

  • Contract Negotiation

  • Buy-Sell Agreements

  • Joint Venture Agreements

  • Employment Agreements

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Liquidations and Dissolutions

  • Service and Consulting Agreements

  • Assignment Agreements

  • Contractor Agreements

  • Entity Conversions

  • Dispute Resolution 

  • Purchase and Sale of Businesses

  • Business Succession Planning


  • Trademark Applications

  • Copyright Registrations

  • Licensing Agreements

  • Rights Clearances ​

  • Infringement Disputes

  • Fair Use Issues


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