About Our Firm


Welcome to Consilium Law

We assist entrepreneurs, and small business owners in minimizing legal risks by providing high-quality, cost-effective, business law services and legal advice. Consilium Law provides business owners, entrepreneurs and investors with the legal services and advice they need to best protect and grow their businesses and investment ventures. Our practice focuses on Business & Corporate Law. We work closely with our clients to overcome the most complicated business law challenges to ensure that their business expansion and business investments are protected.

Consilium Law strives to assist entrepreneurs, start-up companies and small business owners in minimizing their exposure to legal risks commonly associated with running their business in the United States by providing high-quality, cost-effective, business law services and legal advice. Whether you are a small business owner or entrepreneur in the United States seeking foreign investment or are a foreign investor looking to establish a new venture in the United States, Consilium Law can help you. We offer a variety of business law services including, but not limited to:

The success of your business or investment venture is important to you, and you deserve legal representation that can help you reach the success you want.


Many major law firms with business law or immigration law practice areas are simply too big to give their clients the time and attention that they deserve, and finding the answers you need to your legal issues on your own is basically out of the question due to the complexities and constant changes taking place in the business law and investment immigration legal landscape.

You need a law firm that holds your interests as a high priority and a firm that understands the unique circumstances surrounding your legal problems. You need an innovative, business-centric law firm

If you are a local individual or business owner looking to start a new commercial endeavor, an established business looking for top-notch, cost-effective general business law services, or a foreign investor, entrepreneur or business person looking enter the United States market, Consilium Law can help.

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We Know Business And Investment Because We Are Business And Investment


The attorneys at Consilium Law not only specialize in the areas of business law and foreign investor visas, but we are also seasoned business owners and entrepreneurs ourselves.

Our unique first-hand knowledge and years of personal experience with various legal matters related to business, foreign investment and business immigration obstacles and hurdles gives our team of professionals the skills and know-how our clients need to rise above and further their business endeavours.

Take for example, Consilium Law’s founder Meetesh Patel, who is an attorney, entrepreneur and consultant with more than 18 years of technology-enabled, start-up experience. As an entrepreneur, Meetesh has much experience in working with traditional law firms and understands that the way that things have traditionally been done, may may not necessarily be the best way of doing things. At Consilium Law, we focus is on delivering value to our clients.

Our team is comprised of professionals with all kinds of business experience. Our team comprises entrepreneurs, small business owners, former senior executives and general counsel for innovative businesses in fast growing industries, as well as core team members for start-up entities and Fortune 500 companies. The collective business acumen of the attorneys at Consilium Law is vast and comprehensive, to say the least.

We are business people and attorneys at Consilium Law. We have started businesses of our own, built a solid foundation and nurtured our businesses as they grew and developed. We have conducted

By establishing a highly virtual law practice, we have done away with the traditional brick-and-mortar law firm, which enables us to reduce overhead costs to the firm, and so we pass the cost savings to our clients. This is just one of the ways that we focus on what really important – delivering value to our clients. By leveraging innovative and secure technology to communicate, meet and share documents with clients, Consilium Law generates value for our clients and provides clients with instant, virtual access to their attorney and legal documents at any time. But we also make personal visits to our client’s place of business when our clients so desire. We want to provide our clients with options as to how they meet and interact with their legal representation.


We Represent A Wide Base Of Clients With A Variety Of Business Interests


We believe that all clients deserve affordable, comprehensive and thorough representation, no matter how large or small each client might be. We are dedicated to helping our clients build their businesses, and we understand that business takes a variety of forms across a number of industries. Each client’s needs are unique, based on their specific industry, size, and situation. The professionals at Consilium Law understand the dynamics associated with each of our clients. We represent clients such as:


Consilium Law is proud to serve:


  • Entrepreneurs
  • Business Start-ups
  • Computer Science & Technology Companies
  • Life Science & Biotechnology Companies
  • Scientific Research & Development Companies
  • Medical Professionals
  • The Entertainment Industry
  • Professional Athletes
  • Management Consultants
  • Real Estate Developers
  • Import-Export Companies
  • The Hospitality Industry
  • The Venture Capital Industry

Cost-Effective Legal Fees and Flexible Payment Options


Due to the nature of our lean, virtual law firm business model, we are able to reduce overhead expenses associated with maintaining a fancy office space. Since we do not have to maintain costly office spaces, we are able to forward these savings to our clients. This is just one of the ways that we are able to offer cost-effective legal services to our clients. We also offer flexible fee structures for us by clients who need such a payment arrangement.


Achieving Your Goals Matters To Us


When you need to hire legal representation, there are a number of qualities that you should look for. You want a law firm with experience and knowledge pertinent to your legal issues, a firm that offers exceptional service to its clients, and a firm that is efficient, accessible and affordable. Consilium Law strives for nothing less for its clients. We have embraced a new way of practicing law that we believe delivers value, efficiency and accessibility for our clients.

Meet Our Lawyers

Meetesh Patel

Meetesh Patel is the founder and managing attorney of Consilium Law. He has been practicing business law and business immigration in the Baltimore/Washington, DC metro area since 2001.

Meetesh utilizes his 18 plus years of experience as an entrepreneur with technology-enabled start-up experience to counsel small business and corporate clients on corporate and business law matters such as business formation and structuring, contract drafting, drafting and negotiating technology transfer and licensing agreements, trademark and copyright protection, employment agreements, joint ventures and strategic alliances, and reviewing and drafting private placement documentation for financings, corporate restructurings, mergers and acquisitions and other related matters.


J.D. Houvener is a Registered USPTO Patent Attorney who has a strong interest in helping entrepreneurs and businesses thrive. J.D. leverages his technical background in engineering and experience in the aerospace industry to provide businesses a unique perspective to their patent needs. J.D. works with clients that are serious about investing in their intellectual assets and provides counsel on how to capitalize their patent in the market. His background in business and experience as an engineer and patent attorney empowers him to clearly communicate to a broad range of clients about their immediate and long-term needs for patenting in order to protect assets, leverage opportunities, and limit liabilities. Some key areas of the patent prosecution practice are: patentability searches, patent applications, office actions, infringement opinions, post-grant actions and consultation on patent strategy and portfolio management. J.D.’s passion for business and technology started well before he began his legal career. J.D. worked as an engineer at Boeing for nearly 10 years. 

Business Savvy

“Consilium Law helped my startup with contract writing and review for a Terms of Service contract. Their team has excellent communication, their services are streamlined, with wonderful turn-around times, and best of all they are extremely cost-effective. I would surely recommend Consilium Law to any colleagues looking for a trustworthy and business savvy law firm!”