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General Legal Counsel (GLC) isn’t a big law firm, but that’s our strength. We represent growing companies who often are not at the point of hiring their own in-house attorneys, but need consistent legal representation. GLC general counsel services focuses on helping clients grow their businesses, while offering traditional business legal support too. We never get tired of watching our clients succeed, especially when we had a hand it in, through the advice and services we provided.

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If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.

Henry Ford

We can throw stones, complain about them, stumble on them, climb over them, or build with them.

William Arthur Ward

If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.

Milton Berle

Doubt kills more dreams than failure ever will.

Suzy Kassem

Our time is limited, don’t waste it living someone else’s life.

Steve Jobs

Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

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Joseph Freschi



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Annie Betinol



Meet Annie


We believe understanding our clients' business model, company and management is crucial for effective advice. Our business experience allows us to understand and anticipate legal needs you’ll likely be facing.


We provide flexible billing plans that allows us to be nimble and meet a variety of business needs. Whether it’s on an as-needed basis or monthly retainer.

Focused, Personalized Service

As business owners themselves, Joseph and Annie are deeply connected with the needs and concerns of their clients. They seek a deeper understanding of each client’s business model in order to form partnerships as trusted advisors and team members, not just paper pushers.

See if we’re the right legal experts for your business and contact us today. We want to know your business inside and out, even if it takes a coffee or two.

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"For over 10 years, I have had the good fortune and pleasure of knowing Joseph.  Our work together started on government relations matters in the fitness... Read More

Patrick O'Brien

Leisure Sports dba ClubSport, CFO

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"We hired Joseph and his GLC team as outside legal counsel for several of our companies and I could not be more pleased with his performance and economically... Read More

Nick Swinmurn

Serial Entrepreneur, Founder of & Dethrone Basecamp

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"Working with Annie and the GLC legal team is refreshing.  They are highly professional, diligent in answering all of my questions and efficient with... Read More

Alison Love

Real Estate Investor

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