Startup Legal Information Clinic

Supported by Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, the BLG Business Venture Clinic is a student-run, pro bono legal clinic at the University of Calgary Faculty of Law that provides free legal information to Calgary’s entrepreneurs.

Dates: Fridays in the Hunter Hub's Collision Space, 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Open to: Drop-in | Students, staff, faculty, alumni, and community members

Program details: We offer free legal information to support entrepreneurs and innovators across the campus and community.

Supported by Borden Ladner Gervais LLP, the BLG Business Venture Clinic is a student-run, pro bono legal clinic at the University of Calgary, Faculty of Law that provides free legal information to Calgary’s entrepreneurs.

Through the clinic, law students are paired with local entrepreneurs in need of legal service or advice. To complete the work, students collaborate with BLG lawyers, who provide guidance and feedback to ensure the work submitted is complete and accurate.
 
The goal of the BLG Business Venture Clinic is to enhance the student’s education experience by providing valuable mentorship from BLG lawyers while allowing them to connect with clients and apply their burgeoning legal knowledge in real-life situations.

Students at the BLG Business Venture Clinic can draft memos on topics such as early round financing, the pros, and cons of different business structures, employment issues, intellectual property and possible sources of liability.

Drop in and get the answers you need for your business's legal questions. 

Testimonials: To view testimonials of past participants, please click here

Contacts: For more information, please contact hunterhub@ucalgary.ca or businesscliniccoordinator@gmail.com

 

Startup Legal Clinic