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Kristin Diamond
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Kristin Diamond

Diamond Legal Group

Boulder, CO

Contact Information

Licenses

Authority Year
California
Colorado

Fee Types

Hourly Fees
Pro Bono

Languages

English

Practice Areas

Business and Corporate, Intellectual Property, and Labor and Employment

About Kristin Diamond

Kristin Diamond is the founder of Diamond Legal Group, whose practice focuses on the law of business organizations, ranging from commercial transactions, day-to-day operational logistics and internal and external compliance matters. Ms. Diamond has counseled early stage companies, family businesses and represented fortune 500 clients in billion dollar transactions. In addition to maintaining her own law practice, Ms. Diamond is an Affiliate Faculty at Metropolitan State University of Denver where she teaches advanced business law.

Ms. Diamond has represented clients in the computer software & hardware, internet, renewable energy, sports management, transportation and cable television industries in a wide variety of commercial matters. She has acted as counsel for artists, athletes, directors, producers, and others in the sports and entertainment fields.Ms. Diamond has also represented academic institutions in technology transfer and regulatory compliance matters, including policy development and interactions with state and federal agencies. Ms. Diamond has extensive experience in technology auditing, having handled a wide variety of audit matters with large and small software vendors.

Ms. Diamond received her bachelor's degree the University of Wisconsin - Madison, and her J.D. degree from the University of California, Hastings College of Law, where she was the recipient of a Dean’s Academic Scholarship, a Technical Editor for the Hastings Constitutional Law Quarterly, a Coach for the Giles Sutherland Rich Intellectual Property Moot Court Competition, and a Teaching Assistant for Legal Research & Writing.

Before opening her own law office, Ms. Diamond practiced law for almost twenty years in Silicon Valley and on Colorado’s Front Range for a variety of large and small public and private companies. She has served as general counsel for three publicly-traded companies and spent over four years as the lead attorney for the University of Colorado’s Technology Transfer Office, licensing technology to more than 50 start-up companies.

Complementing her commercial practice and academic teaching schedule, Ms. Diamond is also a frequent speaker about legal issues at educational, community and continuing legal education events.

Licenses

Authority Year
California
Colorado

Fee Types

Hourly Fees
Pro Bono

Languages

English

Education

School Degree Graduation year
University of Wisconsin - Madison B.A.
University of California, Hastings College of the Law JD

Contact Information

Diamond Legal Group

2165 Kincaid Place
Boulder, CO

LawGives Services Offered by Kristin

LLC Formation

Create a Limited Liability Company.


Nondisclosure Agreement

An NDA protects critical business information when confidentiality is essential to the discussions or negotiations at hand.


Employee Handbook

Set expectations for your employees and describes what they can expect from your company. An employee handbook is an important communication tool between you and your employees that describes your legal obligations as an employer, and your employees' rights.


Consulting agreement

Structure the relationship with a consultant. Set clear rules around important matters such as the scope of the work, compensation, confidentiality, intellectual property ownership and termination of the relationship.


Employment agreement

Structure the relationship with an employee. Set clear rules around important matters such as compensation, confidentiality, intellectual property ownership and termination of the relationship.


US Trademark

Register a US trademark.


Incorporation - $500 - $3,500

Create a US corporation.


Contract Review Pro

Get an in-depth review of a contract of up to 25 pages.


General Counsel Pro

A dedicated general counsel, available for 60 hours for a 3 month period.


Startup Plus

The Startup Package consists of legal advice and services to help you with the setup of your business, including the creation of a corporate entity and allocation of shares to the founders, hire employees and contractors and protect business information.


Hourly Rate

Hourly rates are the most common fee arrangement for legal services.


Nonprofit formation

Establish a nonprofit corporation and apply for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status


Advisor Agreement

Structure the relationship with your business advisors.


Contract Review Plus

Get an in-depth review of a contract of up to 15 pages.


General Counsel Basic

A dedicated general counsel, available for 20 hours for a 3 month period.


General Counsel Plus

A dedicated general counsel, available for 40 hours for a 3 month period.


Website Legal Policies

Define the rules users of a website must abide by.


Contract Review Basic

Get an in-depth review of a contract of up to 5 pages.


Internship agreement

Structure the relationship with an intern. Set clear rules around important matters such as the scope of the internship, compensation, confidentiality, intellectual property ownership and termination of the relationship.


Startup Basic

The Startup Package consists of legal advice and services to help you with the basic setup of your business, including the creation of a corporate entity and allocation of shares to the founders.


Convertible Note Financing

Finance your business using convertible debt notes.


LLC to C-Corp Conversion

Convert an existing Limited Liability Company into a Corporation.


Stock Option Plan

Compensate, retain, and attract employees with stock options. A stock option plan gives employees the right to buy a specific number of the company’s shares at a fixed price within a certain period of time.


Other Services Offered by Kristin

Academic Research Agreement/Grant Review

Review Academic Research Grant and provide guidance to client on terms and recommendations for sub-contract employment options