Andrea Wheeler

Andrea Wheeler

We help business owners protect their business and their assets.
  • Business Law, Intellectual Property, Employment Law ...
  • Florida
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Before Andrea started her own law firm, she worked for in house legal departments and for a boutique law firm focusing on commercial litigation where she handled a variety of business disputes.

Andrea's litigation experience taught her what agreements need to contain to stand up to a legal challenge and ways to protect her clients' rights. Her business background has been essential in applying legal advice to business matters.

As a small business owner herself, Andrea is passionate about helping others grow their businesses while reducing risk and mitigating potential legal issues. Andrea formed her own firm to be able to provide personalized service to her clients.

Stetson University College of Law
J.D. (2007)
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Professional Experience
Business Attorney
Wheeler Legal PLLC
Wheeler Legal PLLC assists entrepreneurs and business owners by providing access to legal services at a reasonable cost
Speaking Engagements
Guest Speaker, Groundswell Startups Accelerator, Melbourne, FL
Groundswell Startups
Guest speaker for entrepreneurs about how to structure their businesses.
Professional Associations
American Bar Association- Business Law Section
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Groundswell Startups
- Current
Activities: Mentor entrepreneurs and business owners in the area of business law, contracts and compliance.
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Brevard County Bar Association
Board Member
- Current
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Space Coast SCORE
Education Chair
- Current
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The Florida Bar  # 0041071
- Current
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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    We provide consultations by telephone and by zoom.
Practice Areas
Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Intellectual Property
Employment Law
Employee Benefits, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, ERISA, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
Trademark Litigation, Trademark Registration
Legal Answers
Q. How can i transfer or record ownership of an s-corp?
A: It depends on a number of factors. First, we would need to know what the legal entity is - an LLC or Corporation. An s-Corp is a tax designation. You should consult a business lawyer in your area to make sure any transfer is done correctly.
Q. Do I need an additional consulting/IP agreement for work done by engineers on Upwork?
A: I would want my own agreement with a contractor. You want to be sure you own the IP and that the contractor is not using someone else’s work. There are many considerations that need to be looked at with this type of arrangement. Just a brief look at that link, it looks like optional provisions and looks to be governed under Delaware law.
Q. I have a small remodeling company, I signed a proposal for a company to place concrete, I found a lower priced company.
A: This question cannot be answered without seeing what you signed. You should contact a business attorney to review what you signed and advise you of any obligations you agreed to.
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Contact & Map
6300 N. Wickham Road
Suite 130 #205
Melbourne, FL 32940
Telephone: (321) 209-5995