New Business Spotlight: Legal Shield strives to provide lawful muscle to average citizens
Owner: Bryan Turner, independent associate
Address: 402 Links View Drive, Hagerstown
Opening date: Jan. 5, 2011
Products and services: The company offers a variety of legal services, including, but not limited to, unlimited toll-free access for consultation and advice; unlimited letters or phone calls made on your behalf to a third party; unlimited contract and document review; will preparation; living will and health care power of attorney; moving traffic violations; accidents involving possible manslaughter, involuntary manslaughter, negligent homicide, etc.; trial defense services; IRS audit assistance; and a preferred membership discount. It also offers identity-theft protection, monitoring and restoration services.
Target market: Individuals, families, business owners and their employees.
How did you get into your business, and what motivated you to start it? I have always been interested in helping people. I found that this service is a way that I can empower the average American citizen with a little bit of legal muscle and enjoy it when they thank me for what I have done for them.
Previous business experience: Some individually owned small businesses
Number of employees: One
Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Closed Sundays and Wednesdays.
Phone number: 301-730-1258