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@frankrappa
Flag of United States Greensboro, United States
Member since August, 2011
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FRANK RAPPA

REACH LEGAL is fully focused on providing solutions to individuals and businesses alike, across the states and throughout the world, in a cost effective way. Our mission is to distinguish ourselves by providing superior client service in a prompt and professional manner. Each day clients entrust us with their legal and consulting needs, we have honored that trust every day with courtesy, care and commitment. Our team is comprised of highly resourceful and intelligent legal professionals and consultants providing their legal expertise in wide array of legal fields: Internet, technology and digital law, Intellectual property, music and entertainment industry, Domestic and International business & commercial law, Securities, Taxation, Employment law, and Real estate & mortgage transactions. WHAT WE DO: We provide or clients with Contract drafting, management and review: Drafting of Technology and Software Agreements, Website Terms & Conditions of Use, Privacy Policy, SaaS Services Agreement, End-User License Agreement, and Developer Agreement. Review of websites and provide opinions and suggestions, including copyright issues. NDA, Employment contracts, Commercial and Real Estate transactions. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY PROTECTION. Patent Applications (Provisional Patents, Utility Patents, Designs), Trademark Applications, and Copyright Applications, Intellectual Property Licensing Agreements, and DMCA Violations. BUSINESS, CORPORATE & COMMERCIAL LAW. Start-up company formation, operating agreements, franchising, private placement memorandums, term sheets, shareholder subscription agreements, security agreements & promissory notes, venture capital, international trade, mergers and acquisitions. Corporate Internal Administrative Policies -- we assist out corporate clients by providing them necessary and appropriate policies (e.g., Human Resources, Fire & Safety, Security, Employee Manual, and Manager Procedures). In addition we protect your business with legal safe guards and limit your personal and tax liability. We handle transactional business, Trust Formation, asset protection, franchising and securities matters. LITIGATION & LITIGATION SUPPORT. Memorandum of Law, Motions, Complaints/Answers, Document Review, Demand, Cease and Desist Letters, Complaints, Legal Research, Legal Brief Memos, Litigation Support. OUR OBJECTIVE: Here at Reach Legal we love what we do! And client satisfaction is our goal every time. Each day clients entrust us with their legal and consulting needs, we have honored that trust every day with courtesy, care and commitment. We work efficiently with short turnaround times and are always available thought the work day to answer questions and concerns. We care about your satisfaction and growth. We aim to add value to your business, achieve increased profitability, and sustainable growth. And motivated in our work to building long term relationships with all our clients.

$125 USD/hr
10 Reviews
4.6
  • 59%Jobs Completed
  • 100%On Budget
  • 75%On Time
  • N/ARepeat Hire Rate

Recent Reviews

  • image of Jonny1Kane Internet Lawyer to write Terms&Conditions for Web site/application $155.00 USD

    “Document was written very well and very professional. Thanks Frank!”

    Jonny1Kane Flag of Italy 1 year ago.
    • Legal
    • Contracts
  • image of Baruio T& Conditions £100.00 GBP

    “The only thing I can say "Fantastic, on time,on Budget " Thanks Frank”

    Baruio Flag of United Kingdom 2 years ago.
    • Copywriting
    • Legal
    • Contracts
  • image of ivolo Brand naming and conflicts with competiton $220.00 USD

    “Frank gave me all the advice i needed, did a lot of research and found previous cases that sustained his thoughts. Great to work with!”

    ivolo Flag of Italy 2 years ago.
    • Legal
    • Branding
  • image of afiscom Writing Privacy Policy and Terms of Use for Webstagram $180.00 SGD

    “A pleasant experience to have worked with Mr Rappa. He knows how to ask the right questions and is able to answer ours clearly as well.”

    afiscom Flag of Singapore 2 years ago.
    • Legal
    • Research
    • Technical Writing
  • image of Philenia Privacy Policy and Web Site Disclaimer $180.00 AUD

    “Frank was amazing, I am so impressed with the work he has produced. We did have a few issues with communication as he had implications due to Hurricane Sandy in NY, however he still came through with all this amazing work and I am so thankful and grateful for what he has done for me. Thank you Frank :) I will definetly be hiring you again if I need any work completed.”

    Philenia Flag of Australia 2 years ago.
    • Legal
  • image of adrianocaldas Create Copyrights for two Logos (patent) $550.00 USD

    “Really recommend. Excellent guy and perfect job.”

    adrianocaldas Flag of Brazil 2 years ago.
    • Patents

Experience

Managing Partner

Dec 2008

Researched and drafted contracts and business agreements, litigation documents and published legal and business articles in a range of legal fields: patent, copyright and trademark law; internet and computer law; contract and commercial law; business and corporate law; employment law; wills, trusts, and estate planning and taxation; personal and business income taxation; and civil and criminal procedure.

Litigation Law Clerk

Mar 2008 - May 2008 (2 months)

Oracle v. Google, Patent & Copyright Infringement action; assisted the Client at the discovery phase of their litigation, by facilitating their response to the Opponent's request for production of documents. Examined each document to determine whether Responsive to the subject matter and legal issues of the case; and whether production of such document would disclose confidential attorney-client communications or privileged attorney work-product. Upon such finding the document would be submitted t

Operations Manager

Sep 2007 - Dec 2009 (2 years)

Law Clerk

Jun 2002 - Jun 2004 (2 years)

Conducted extensive case law, statutory, and regulatory research on complex legal issues in a wide range of legal fields, including contracts, corporate and small business, criminal, family and domestic, personal injury, immigration, civil procedure, evidence, and administrative code. Drafted and filed legal documents, including memorandum, complaints, affidavits, motions, notices, and demand letters. Drafted and filed formation documents and bylaws for corporations and limited liability companies. Recorded

Assistant Manager

Jan 1998 - Dec 2002 (4 years)

Education

B.A., Philosophy, Mathematics and Art Foundations

1995 - 2000 (5 years)

Juris Doctor

2004 - 2007 (3 years)

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  • The Perfectionist

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  • Millenium Proposal

    Bid on 1000 projects.
  • The Collector

    Reach a balance of 5,000 credits.
  • Simply the Best

    Complete 5 or more projects, with a 95% completion rate.
  • All Star

    Receive a 5-star rating for a project.
  • The Spartan

    Bid on 300 projects.
  • Smart Money

    Create 10 Milestones.
  • Grand Tourer

    Visit all recommended features that Freelancer.com offers
  • The Inspired

    Submit 10 designs to one or more contests.
  • Top Gun

    Win a contest.
  • The Speculator

    Sponsor 1 bid.
  • Nine-to-Fiver

    Win a project and accept the offer.
  • The Verified

    Verify your payment method
  • UK English Qualified

    Pass the UK English Exam (Level 1)
  • Essential Credentials

    Update your account details 100%
  • US English Qualified

    Pass the US English Exam (Level 1)
  • The Adventurer

    Complete your first project.
  • The Biller

    Create an hourly invoice.
  • Spread the News

    Invite 10 friends to join Freelancer.com
  • Insta-Hire

    Use Hire Me to employ a Freelancer.
  • Look-At-Me

    Highlight 1 bid.
  • The Seeker

    Bid on 20 projects.
  • The Perfectionist

    Edited a bid.

Exams

  • Freelancer Orientation
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  • UK English 1
    80%
  • US English Level 1
    93%

My Top Skills

  • Legal 10
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  • Contracts 4
  • Legal Research 3
  • Patents 2
  • Employment Law 2
  • Technical Writing 1
  • Insurance 1
  • Articles 1
  • Academic Writing 1
  • Property Law 1
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  • Recruitment 0
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  • Audit 0
  • Amazon Web Services 0
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  • Personal Development 0
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  • Property Development 0
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  • Entrepreneurship 0
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