...clients are not quite planning to fail, but some might as well be. A classic error we see time and again (and it's an odd thing for a lawyer to say) is clients instructing lawyers too early.
Lawyers can help refine and sharpen your plans, but we can't make them for you. Don't let the legal tail wag the business dog: get the business plan right from the start.
Our handy How To Guide points the way.
If you’re reading this you already have a business idea you think can make it in the market. The first thing you need to do therefore is put together your business plan. It’s a good idea to try to define your objectives along the way to achieving your goal. Whether you want to make the world a better place or to become a millionaire in five years’ time (or both) you should work backwards from your goal, thinking about everything you need to do to get there. This will shape all the decisions you make early on.