TLFC Law are dedicated to supporting the Australian startup community by providing cost effective legal advice to help get you turn your big idea into a reality.

Starting a new business can be a daunting and exciting time. Launching your own business and getting it off the ground comes with a unique set of challenges. TLFC’s team of experts can help you navigate the early days of your business by providing advice on all aspects of your business to keep you prepared and to avoid common mistakes.

For start-ups, making the right legal decisions from the beginning, can be the most valuable investment decision you make. Our team include Accredited Business Law Specialists who have expert knowledge and experience advising business clients trying to get off the ground. Whether it is your legal structure, protecting current operations, IP protection, supporting future growth, ensuring your business is scalable and conducive to investment, the correct legal framework is paramount.

Our start-ups lawyers have over 20 years’ experience background spanning all areas of Start-up law. From incorporation, business structuring, shareholder agreements, buy sell agreements, registration and compliance through to contract negotiations, we have the depth and breadth of the law covered. We can also advise you on tax and superannuation, insurance or leasing arrangements for premises.

We understand that as start-ups, you are focused on growing your business idea, developing your products and scraping together enough funding to take your business to the next level. We get to know your business, your goals and your plans for the future. We will work with you to develop appropriate strategies to scale your business, enable positive disruption of the market and to combat anti-competitive behaviour that you may encounter.



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Principal Accredited Business Law Specialist

Phillip Leaman

Phillip Leaman knows that his clients want to get the deal done and start making money, and takes a strategic approach...
Principal LLB

Harriet Warlow-Shill

Harriet is passionate about the law and in particular about the construction, start ups and charities areas Harriet has...
Consultant BJuris, LLB

Felicity Simpson

With over 18 years experience, Felicity Simpson has acted for a wide variety of clients, including many start ups and...
Senior Associate BA LLB

Megan Sanders

Megan Sanders has been a trusted advisor to several property developers and syndicators operating across Victoria NSW...
Associate BA(Global)(Hons), LLB

Natalie Chani

Natalie’s focus is to ensure that each client receives the best result by providing them with both strong legal,...
Lawyer LLB, BCom

Sining Wang

Sining Wang speaks fluent Mandarin, and is particularly experienced in dealing with English/Chinese bilingual...
Lawyer Bachelor of Laws (Hons)

Julia Reid

Julia Reid is an assertive but friendly lawyer practicing in the areas of commercial, property and litigation law...
Lawyer LLB

Emma Spielvogel

Emma practices as a commercial and property lawyer Possessing a keen eye for detail, Emma always adopts a “take the...

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