Contact Attorney Jean Shrem at 510-882-9992 /

Shrem Law is a boutique law firm that provides 
real estate, business, estate planning and intellectual property legal services in Northern California including 
Alameda, Albany, Berkeley, Crockett, El Cerrito, El Sobrante, Emeryville, Kensington, Martinez, Oakland, Pinole, Richmond, 
and surrounding Northern California areas.

Shrem law provides lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) friendly legal services.
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​Shrem Law provides attorney services for businesses in Northern California. From sole proprietors to large corporations to non-profits, we can provide business legal services to businesses of all types and sizes. Whether our clients need help establishing a new business or winding up an old one; having bylaws and other internal entity documents drafted or revised; having contracts drafted or reviewed; helping with industry-specific regulatory issues; putting in proper website language such as terms of use or a privacy policy; or generally protect their interests as a business owner, we have extensive business law experience and are happy to help. 


We help start-up companies negotiate their leases, vendor agreements and other contracts, we provide legal advice regarding entity formation, trademark and copyright registrations.  


We provide support to small business as issues come up, whether that involves vendors, customers or landlords.  


We act as outside general legal counsel for medium sized companies that do not have a legal department and are looking for cost effective legal representation and advice in the fields of business, intellectual property, real estate, software and technology licensing, and pre-litigation support.


We provide overflow support to large corporations with legal departments that need additional legal support.  

We offer cost-effective counsel to non-profits on a wide variety of real estate, business and intellectual property issues.


A-1 Sun: a solar power company
Ace Rankings:  a San Francisco search engine optimization company
Annie's Annuals: a flower and plant nursery in Richmond
Autonomy, Inc.: a publicly traded software and technology company located in San Francisco
Awareness Diet:  an online site that offers diet tips and advice
blinkx, Inc.: a public video search engine company, headquartered in the UK and San Francisco
CertaPro Painters: a Berkeley based painting company
Fireman’s Fund Insurance Company: a public multi-national, multi-million dollar insurance company
Habitat for Humanity East Bay Silicon Valley:  A non-profit focused on providing affordable housing
La Botella Republic: a Berkeley wine bar and restaurant
Lotus Foods: an East Bay importer of specialty foods
T. Wood Designs: A kitchen and bath, build / design firm in the East Bay
Untangle, Inc.: A silicon valley technology company