First, you may be asking yourself, "How can an attorney be my friend?" A valid question. Second, you may be thinking of the stigma that can be associated with having an attorney. However, an attorney's job is to protect you and your rights, as well as your business. The road of business law is long and sometimes confusing. What contracts should you sign? What's in this contract? What's a partnership agreement? What's an LLC? All of these questions are common and important. That's where an attorney comes in.