Eric Hsu

Business lawyer & C-level manager,  Clear Focus Law, PLLC

As a mentor, how can you help with the Fuse community?

Need help with the legal aspects of building your business? Great. I'd love to help. With lots of personal entrepreneurial experience, management experience, and almost 8 years working with local small businesses, I offer a unique, holistic approach to serving your legal needs. Whether you want to plot a growth path, protect your assets, or navigate your tax picture, I can give you some guidance.


I am a lawyer with a passion for business. I help business owners find creative solutions to their most pressing problems in the purchase, growth, and exit phases of their business ventures. My focus is on guidance, advice, & representation with complex business purchase & sale transactions, strategic organizational restructuring, & value-enhancing exit strategies.

Here's what I bring to the table:
-20 years experience as a transactional business lawyer, entrepreneur, negotiator, C-level manager, and litigator
-Track of record of successful M&A deals in the Main Street and Lower Middle-Market tiers with cumulative value in excess of $8 million
-A deeply integrated and high-trust network of business-serving professionals
-Industry-leading expertise on use of cutting edge software tools to facilitate and automate business functions

To learn more about my work I invite you to read my blog or newsletter at or connect with me on LinkedIn.

Area of Expertise

• Business Operations
• Business Strategy & Planning
• Government & Regulations/Compliance
• Legal Services
• Sales, Marketing & Public Relations
• Startup/Entrepreneur/Incubator/Accelerator


• Construction, Industrials and Utilities
• Consulting, Research and Business Services
• Government Contracting
• Marketing, Advertising and Creative Services
• Media and Communications
• Real Estate, Rental Services and Leasing
• Technology and Web-Based Services

Other Experience

• Frequent presenter to business groups on legal topics
• Mentor/Coach at Startup Weekend and Launch Weekend events
• Co-Founder of Communication Hackers, LLC (digital marketing consulting firm)
• Digital privacy & security enthusiast