We create the best business structure for your longterm needs. We help you protect your assets and minimise tax, while preparing your business for growth.
We provide free upfront advice on how to get started. All services are fixed-price and affordable so you can always get the best advice to help you grow.
Free accounting setup and ongoing access to the financial, banking, insurance & technology resources you’ll need for a successful business.
After speaking to an experienced General Standards lawyer, you’ll know exactly what legal and financial steps to take to get your business up and running. Our low, fixed-price fees mean you can always afford the very best advice and services without the fear of unexpected costs. We’ve worked with hundreds of startups around Australia and know that the easiest way to share our knowledge is to simply have a conversation with you.
General Standards helps entrepreneurs start a new business. Whether its an online startup, a new app or a new cafe, General Standards’ lawyers provide free upfront help, fixed-price legal services and experienced legal advice. We work to make sure your business is built on the strongest foundations by working with other professionals in accounting, insurance, technology, finance and beyond to connect entrepreneurs with the best advice possible to start a new business. That’s why General Standards is Where Business Starts™.
General Standards aims to make law affordable, accessible & convenient. We do this with:
To maximize speed and minimise costs a, we perform a lot of our services virtually. We are a global firm with a local presence in Melbourne, Sydney, New York & London.We encourage our clients to have a personal relationship with their lawyer that extends beyond the “legal” so that General Standards can use its resources, in whatever way, to help our clients succeed.
General Standards has developed world-class documentation and processes that let lawyers spend more time with you, learning about your business, and less time drafting documents. We translate this efficiency into fair-pricing. The result is advice from experienced lawyers, that have decided to become “startup specialists”, and make themselves available at a rates that are fair to both the lawyer and the client.
All clients receive: