The Independence Council for Economic Development will have free consultations on the legal aspects of starting a business.

The Independence Council for Economic Development will have free consultations on the legal aspects of starting a business. The one-hour, one-on-one consultations will be by appointment only from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 2 at the ICED offices at the Independence Chamber of Commerce, 210 W. Truman Road. 

T. Nelson Mann, an attorney who specializes in entrepreneurial law and small business startup, will be providing the initial consultations at no charge. There will also be information on the new Ennovation Center small business incubator set to open at the former Independence Regional Health Center. Mann is on the center’s advisory council is offering the initial consultations for incubator clients and those in the initial stages of starting their own business. 

To schedule an appointment, call 816-252-5777 or send an e-mail to info@iced.org.