The Experts in Residence program offers valuable opportunities for future entrepreneurs to meet established professional one-on-one to discuss business ideas, seek advice or simply have a conversation about starting and growing a business. 20-min Individual slots are available for business owners, startups and others considering to start a business. Please arrive at the start time of the slot you signed up for.
Lema Khorshid, Attorney
Lema Khorshid is one of the Managing Partners at Fuksa Khorshid LLC where she handles a wide range of legal matters for small to mid-sized, closely held businesses in Chicago and New York. She frequently assists her clients with corporate and intellectual property matters. Prior to founding Fuksa Khorshid, LLC, she owned her own consulting firm where she provided marketing and public relations consulting services to companies in the fashion, entertainment and hospitality industries for over 6 years.
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Illinois SBDC at UIC
The Illinois SBDC at UIC is committed to help businesses start, grow and prosper. Through a variety of programs and workshops, the Illinois SBDC at UIC provides entrepreneurial training and consulting to Chicago's business community.
Over the past the past decade we have served over 2000 entrepreneurs who launched 200 new businesses, creating 2600 jobs and securing over $85 million in funding. With a specialty in Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, the IL SBDC at UIC is your business resource for entrepreneurial success.
The Illinois SBDC at UIC is funded and supported by the UIC College of Business Administration, Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies and the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity in partnership with the U.S. Small Business Administration.