Do I REALLY need an attorney?

This short course is a discussion about the importance of an attorney to your small business. We cover why you need an attorney, what you can do on your own, when the risk is too great, and how to find the right attorney for you!

Course curriculum

    1. Welcome to Wise Owl Academy!

    2. Disclaimer

    3. Disclaimer Acknowledgment

    1. Do I really need an attorney?

    2. What can I do without an attorney?

    3. When is it not worth the risk? (Use an attorney!)

    4. How do I find the RIGHT attorney for me?

    1. A few parting words...

    2. More resources for you

    3. Before you go...

About this course

  • Free
  • 10 lessons
  • 0.5 hours of video content


  • How long is the course?

    At the Wise Owl Academy, we don't believe that longer is always better. This course has approximately 30 minutes of content. The content is broken down into multiple videos and may be viewed individually and returned to as time is available.

  • What is covered in the course?

    The course covers the importance of an attorney to your business, when it is okay to DIY, when the risk is too great and you should use an attorney, and how to go about finding the right attorney for you.

  • What are the instructor's qualifications?

    Cheri D. Andrews, Esq. has been a practicing attorney for 35 years. She spent 16 years as in-house general counsel at a mid-sized company before starting her own legal practice. Cheri earned the prestigious In-House Counsel Certification from the Association for Corporate Counsel. In addition, Cheri has been a serial entrepreneur with a number of side-hustle jobs throughout her professional career, so she knows first hand about the daily struggles of running a small business.

  • Why aren't you charging for this course?

    We know you have many demands on your limited financial resources. We also believe that small business owners NEED the information being provided in this course. The information is basic education, not legal advice or legal work. We are happy to be able to provide this information to you at no cost!