As the founder of a startup, you're probably focused on saving money - and getting new customers in the door.
Ironically, you're also a prime target for everything from regulatory fines to IP persecution (or infringement), for the rigidity of bureaucracy, and even for inevitable losses resulting from a bad boilerplate contract. The world knows that small businesses don't hire lawyers - and it preys on the unsuspecting.
Here at Sky Unlimited Legal Advisory, we have a deep understanding of the hurdles that lurk - and we strategize around them, without bursting your happy startup bubble.
We are lawyers with business savvy that can affordably advise you on a variety of legal service areas,,as well as help you protect your family at the same time, so you can focus on your business' long-term strategy and goals. Our non-traditional fee structures ensure you get the legal help you need, without the trepidation that comes with traditional hourly billing.
Personal Family Lawyer®
One of San Francisco’s few Personal Family Lawyer®, Yaasha Sabba manages Sky Unlimited Legal Advisory PC and is a part of a larger network of attorneys who view the business of law as flawed. Instead of a one-size-fits-all approach to managing business or personal risk, Yaasha and his team have created one-of-a-kind systems for entrepreneurs and families to use in their legal planning that can keep up with the constantly changing business climate and will proactively position them for continued growth.
Yaasha formerly worked as a patent attorney at Visa Inc. with a portfolio of over 1,500 patents under his team’s management, including the technology behind Apple Pay and Android Pay. Now, his day-to-day ranges between counseling business owners on their legal, insurance, financial and tax foundations, helping families protect their children and estates, and providing inventors with guidance on expanding their ideas.
Yaasha spends most of the free time he can spare from his own family hosting workshops, mentoring Millennials and iGens on financial literacy, and giving presentations on personal financial growth, kids protection planning, and asset protection. Yaasha is known for stating, “Its easier than ever to start growing your family wealth and take control of your life.” LinkedIn Profile
Family Business Lawyer®
While running her music and book publishing businesses, developing and launching digital products, doing humanitarian work, and raising her daughter, Associate Counsel Danelle Harvey-Jacob was determined to help entrepreneurs and business owners start, grow and protect their brands and businesses from an informed place, on their own terms, supported by law. She completed a Master of Laws with Business Law at USC Gould School of Law, focusing on business organizations, contract drafting and analysis, mergers & acquisitions, and securities law, to better advise business clients seeking legal help to make better decisions for their companies.
Danelle understands the importance of creating a solid foundation to protect and preserve wealth and legacies. She understands how business and intellectual property law could impact entrepreneurs on a domestic and international level. Where appropriate she is able to use the insights gained from additional legal training outside of the U.S. (England and the European Union), and international business experiences, when assisting clients.
Aiming to empower, she wrote and published no. 1 best selling business book 'Music & Money' sharing fundamental business information, educating aspiring and existing entrepreneurs alike. Her entrepreneurship over the years has led to opportunities partnering with leading organizations including the London Mayor’s Office, as a guest participant at a Georgia Governor proclamation at the Georgia Capitol, advising businesses and youth entrepreneurs, and as a media spokesperson.
Her typical day as a Family Business Lawyer involves helping business owners with business entity formation, compliance, succession planning, brand and intellectual property protection (copyrights, trademarks, and trade secrets), and contracts. Danelle’s favorite mantra is “there is no box”. She looks forward to serving Sky Unlimited Law clients, helping them reach and exceed their life and business goals. LinkedIn Profile
Having a family of her own, Eva Smith understood quickly that Estate Planning and protecting her loved ones is more than a family luxury...it’s a necessity. After growing up in a family with strong financial principles, where saving and planning was emphasized, Eva understood the importance of ensuring her own children will always be taken care of in an emergency, no matter what.
It was this mindset that led Eva to delve deeper into learning about Kids Protection Planning, thus piquing her interest and eventually led to her position at Sky Unlimited Law. Through her own history and knowledge, Eva hopes to educate other families and get them more involved in the process of protecting their loved ones’ futures and legacies.
When not supporting our lawyers and clients, Eva enjoys spending her extra time with her family and friends, and routinely organizes travel and cooking events for all of them. She enjoys coming up with new recipes for her family and sharing her discoveries on her own social media blog, @vegan_with_a_side_of_bacon. She also enjoys educating people about the benefits of using food as medicine, and the practice of living a holistic lifestyle.
Early in her career, Sam Jagualing knew she wanted to help her loved ones navigate the unexpected hurdles that life has to throw at them. She cares deeply about serving other families and recognizes the importance of being prepared in the event of an emergency or worse. As an active member within her community, Sam joined Sky Unlimited Legal Advisory to learn more about the law and give herself a platform to promote awareness among her community members while also connecting them with other professionals who can help secure their futures.
Today, Sam oversees the planning and implementation of the firm's outreach strategies and information campaigns. She is also in charge of developing the firm's network of qualified professionals, such as financial advisors, real estate agents, tax accountants, health care advocates and more!
In her spare time, Sam enjoys the art of leather craft and sells hand-embossed leather goods at local fairs and art events. After spending the past few years helping her sister pay for college, Sam is now saving her money to open a small business of her own so that she can take her leather craft to the next level. LinkedIn Profile
As a psychology graduate, Liza Jagualing built a passion to help others maintain their healthy lifestyle, which includes supporting their mental, emotional, and physical state. These are the critical elements that keep everyone active in their daily living. Her desire to help was strengthened when she worked as a Human Resource Associate at a large beverage company, where she experienced firsthand how a big organization works. She even saw how real life works, how people strive for every opportunity to make a living, and how crucial it is to maintain the business operation - from legalities and harmony - to giving proper compensation that every employee deserves.
This mindset is what led her to join Sky Unlimited Law as an Outreach Coordinator, because she wanted to take her labor and law experiences to the next level. She wants to help educate businesses and their entrepreneurs on the importance of wealth planning to secure their future. She wants to ensure her own loved ones’ have a secure future by organizing their wealth so it will not be wasted for temporary satisfaction. Currently, Liza helps oversee the planning and implementation of the firm’s outreach strategies and information campaigns.
In her spare time, Liza enjoys helping her sister in their leather business and loves to play with her two dogs, Maximus and Bibu! LinkedIn Profile