Through partnerships with two area law firms, participants can access free legal services for issues related to building their businesses, such as contract and lease reviews, real estate matters, government contracts, corporate structure, government contracting, intellectual property, and similar transactional matters.
BDAG has partners with SCORE DC Chapter to provide business mentoring for newly startup businesses to ensure they will run successfully in their first year. Clients can meet with counselors on a monthly or quarterly basis depending on needs and scheduling availability.
BDAG has conducted two business surveys for commercial revitalization projects in Arlington and Fairfax County, Virginia. The survey questionnaires were in multiple languages to accommodate business owners who speak English as second other language.