Retail Leases – Protecting Your Business as Tenant


Retail failures are continuing to rise. As a retail tenant, a strong lease may be the lifeline to success. You need to know the key terms to include and which ones to watch out for. Attend this workshop to learn the options for protecting your business – and yourself!

If business is slowing, and you want to take your brick and mortar operation on-line or move to a more favorable location, what your options for dealing with the balance of your lease term?

Deirdre Glynn Levin of DGL Law, PLLC, will cover:

  • Options for Terminating an Expensive Lease
  • Good Faith Engagement Strategies with Lessors
  • Helping You Avoid Common Mistakes
  • How to Protect Your Interests
  • Your Legal Options
  • Helping You to Better Understand the Terms

This workshop is conducted by Deirdre Glynn Levin, successful commercial and business attorney [DGL Law, PLLC] with significant experience developing thoughtful, pragmatic solutions to the legal issues faced by business clients. She councils growing and established companies on governance, corporate structure (including dissolution), contract negotiation, dispute resolution (through both litigation and alternative remedies) drafting and enforcement. Deirdre advises businesses on establishing systems for risk management, minimizing uncollected accounts, and negotiating improvements to contract compliance in a complex regulatory environment.

Greater Seattle SCORE

Greater Seattle SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentoring. We have been doing this for nearly fifty years. No matter the stage you are in, Greater Seattle SCORE exists to serve you. Knowledge is power, and our low-cost workshops provide you an education in all aspects of starting and managing your business. In one day, you can learn the basics of how to start a business, how to write a business plan and more in our rotating workshop schedule.

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