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Mindy Nili

Mindy Nili

Attorney at Law

Aliso Viejo
California
Licensed in
CA
UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO
5.0 5
Clear Communication
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About
Executive leader with a career dedicated to operations management, leadership, change management, business development and legal compliance. Demonstrated expertise in all aspects of licensing, intellectual property, retail distribution systems, franchise regulatory compliance, business operations, employment law, risk assessment/insulation, contract negotiations and general regulatory compliance. Provide strong leadership, guiding both in-house and external teams through complex dealings, transactions and litigation management.
20
Years
experience

Practice Areas

Client Reviews

5.0
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines
out of 2 reviews
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"Mindy assisted us with our franchise and licensing agreements for our emerging concept. Mindy has a wealth of experience in this field and was very helpful and informative as we moved through this ongoing project. We will be using Mindy for quite some time as our business continues to grow."

Franchise and Licensing
Posted on Sep 5, 2018
Clear Communication
Response Time
Knowledgeable
Meets Deadlines

"Mindy is the attorney I go to for business formation and acquisition. She is protective but understands business needs. She formed an entity for us for a start-up in the service industry and provided everything we needed to our Incentive Equity Plan. I trust her implicitly."

Entity Formation and Incentive Equity Plan
Posted on Sep 5, 2018

Work History

LEGAL CONSULTANT

LEGAL CONSULTANT/OUTSIDE GC

Jan 2018 - Present

Detail-oriented legal consultant and outside General Counsel delivering comprehensive and efficient contract assessments, financial consultation and employment vulnerabilities review for emerging franchise company and various retail organizations. In-depth knowledge of legal methods and procedures. Comprehensive knowledge of trademarks, copyrights and commercial law.

Jan 2018 - Present

UFC GYM

General Counsel

Sep 2014 - Dec 2017

Member of the executive leadership team that oversaw the global expansion of the UFC GYM brand. Oversaw franchise regulatory compliance and oversight of domestic franchise locations. Managed and negotiated key vendor relationships, conducted marketing compliance, contract review, mergers and acquisitions, management of legal and regulatory issues, employment law and litigation management.

Sep 2014 - Dec 2017

EXTREME PIZZA

General Counsel

Aug 2004 - Aug 2014

Oversaw trademarks/copyrights, employee/labor policies and regulatory compliance, franchisee compliance, advertising and marketing legal review, commercial real estate transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and contract negotiations and preparation. Litigated employment law and trademark disputes and managed team of outside counsel.

Aug 2004 - Aug 2014

RYNN & JANOWSKY, LLP

ASSOCIATE COUNSEL

Nov 1999 - Aug 2004

Prosecuted and defended complex business disputes and drafted multi-national distribution agreements for Fortune 500 companies. Represented agri-business employers in various labor disputes.

Nov 1999 - Aug 2004

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