Guidant Legal Solutions Can Provide the Following General Counsel Services on a Fractional or Outside Counsel Basis:

Business Operations

  • Counsel and advise business teams to minimize business, financial, and legal risks
  • Work with internal business teams and IT to ensure PCI and Privacy compliance



  • Draft Master Services Agreements, SOWs, SLAs, NDAs and other contracts
  • Review and negotiate contracts with partners, clients, vendors, and subcontractors
  • Oversee contract management, compliance and enforcement


HR & Employment Matters

  • Provide legal oversight and guidance on recruitment, backgrounding, drug screening, and hiring
  • Investigate and respond to WC, unemployment claims, and other worksite risks
  • Draft and maintain employee handbooks and policies
  • Draft employment offers, contracts, and severance agreements
  • Review and advise on employment-related claims, disciplinary matters and terminations
  • Advise on Reductions In Force (RIFs) and WARN Act
  • Investigate, respond and resolve EEOC complaints
  • Evaluate and advise on ADA, FMLA, Sexual Harassment, Discrimination, Retaliation and FLSA issues and claims


Risk Management

  • Obtain and ensure proper insurance coverages and limits to address coverage needs
  • Evaluate contracts and claims for risk transfer strategy
  • Utilize effective claim procedures and review to properly reduce loss exposures
  • Draft and implement Safety Programs and Manuals
  • Review operational procedures to assess for risk (Examples – FCRA, TCPA, FLSA)
  • Coordinate directly with clients to address and resolve claims or matters with potential legal or public relations impacts.


Corporate Compliance

  • Entity formation and registration
  • Compliance with local, state, and federal regulatory agencies
  • Licensing



  • Manage litigation matters, including assessment of exposure (Collective Actions, Class Actions,FLSA and Arbitrations)
  • Negotiate settlement agreements and releases
  • Retain and manage outside counsel for pending litigation matters
  • Respond to consumer complaints filed with BBB or State Attorney General offices