About Preforma Law

Preforma’s mission is to nurture early stage companies so that you can efficiently scale, accelerate your growth, and then have the future option to sell your company with confidence.

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Launch-Stage Legal Guidance 

To preform is to form or shape beforehand. Preforma is designed to appeal to start-ups and entrepreneurs like yourself that are well aware of the importance of strong teams.

A good lawyer can be an integral part of that team. When you have one at your disposal:

1) You can see the direct correlation between your legal spend and its business impact.
2) The other members of your team are not wasting their time on complex and time consuming legal tasks.

Preforma law is a law firm that has a vested interest in your company. Your success is our success. The aim of our collaborative process is to provide you with better assessment of critical business decisions, and ultimately more efficient, successful results.

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Ian J. Osteen is a graduate of Oregon School of Law and Centenary College of Louisiana.  He has been practicing law since 2014 as both a litigator and transactional attorney and is licensed in Oregon and California. 

In addition to representing small businesses he has served as general counsel to regional health care systems, drug development companies and pharmaceutical materials suppliers.  He currently serves as a business adviser and general legal counsel to companies across the country.


Ian Osteen - Preforma Law Founder

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License Information:

Oregon State Bar: #143994

California State Bar: #308991

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