Attorney - Data Privacy and Business
Josh founded and currently runs his own Los Angeles, California business law firm. He spent over 2 years at a widely respected California-wide law firm and over 2 years at Southern California business law firms. During law school, he interned at the U.S. Small Businesss Administration and externed for a federal bankruptcy judge. He represents… read more clients throughout the country and internationally.
- Affiliate Agreement
- Business Consulting Agreement
- Distribution Agreement
- Equipment Lease
- Licensing Agreement
- Loan Agreement
- Manufacturing Agreement
- Marketing Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Commercial)
- Profit Share Agreement
- Publishing Agreement
- Release of Liability
- SaaS Agreement
- Sales Agreement
- Service Agreement
- Terms of Service
- User Agreement
- Vendor Agreement
- Other Commercial Contract Matter
- Advisory Agreement
- Business Formation Consults
- Business Licenses & Industry Regulations
- Buyout Agreement
- Corporate Dissolution
- Corporate Formation
- Corporate Restructure
- Delaware Incorporation
- Founders Agreement
- Franchise Agreement
- Franchise Disclosure Document
- Franchise Formation
- Joint Venture Formation
- Operating Agreement
- Partnership Formation
- Shareholder Agreement
- Other Business Formation Matter
- Benefits & Compensation
- Contractor Agreement
- Contractor Termination
- Employee Handbook
- Employee Termination
- Employee Termination Consults
- Employment Agreement
- Employment Dispute Consults
- Employment Policies & Procedures
- Non-Compete Agreement
- Non-Disclosure Agreement (Employment)
- Other Labor & Employment Matter
"I am very happy to work with Josh. His communication skills are amazing. He always makes sure things are clear without the pressure of charging per minute like most attorneys. He makes sure that my startup is always in a safe legal place, making sure there are no misses. He is attentive and always does good research before making any big decision. I highly recommend working with Josh."
"Josh successfully negotiated an employment severance package, including answering all questions in a thorough and thoughtful matter. He is a great advocate and I highly recommend him."
"Josh helped our technology placement company draft the terms of service of our Direct Placement Agreement. We had a lot of questions and Josh went out of his way to explain everything in terms we could understand. We will definitely use Josh again as our business continues to grow."
Feb 2019 - Present
Member of attorney team at AmLaw 200 firm tasked with reviewing, analyzing, and compiling federal/state consumer lending/protection laws into proprietary database; including laws relating to data privacy/security/breaches, identity theft, marketing, mortgage lending, auto financing, credit card lending, unfair and deceptive advertising
Analysis of FOIA laws to obtain regulatory guidance/opinions
Attorney - Data Privacy and Business /Founder
Nov 2017 - Present
Attorney handling business law matters, including contract construction/review, compliance with local/state/federal business-related laws, including data privacy/security laws. Performs compliance review work for businesses in highly-regulated fields including medical, firearms instruction, cannabis, and more. Has preformed broad technology-focused research on data protection regulations.
Collins Collins Muir + Stewart
Mar 2015 - Apr 2017
Represented and advised public/private companies, design/engineering professionals, and public entities from contract review, transactions, pre-claim, pre-litigation, mediation, trial, and negotiations. Advised landlord client on breach of commercial lease, including issues relating to option to purchase and right of first refusal. Lead defense counsel in high exposure trucking accident case.
Law Offices of Victor W. Luke
Jun 2014 - Mar 2015
Civil litigation, contract review, transactions, corporate compliance, mergers and acquisitions, negotiations, personal injury claims, class actions (plaintiff and defense-side), first-chaired bench trial and co-chaired 2-week jury trial.
Law Offices of Victor W. Luke
Oct 2013 - Jun 2014
General civil litigation, corporate transactions, compliance, mergers and acquisitions.
Jun 2012 - Aug 2012
General counsel services, corporate transactions/mergers and acquisitions, contract negotiations, contract review and drafting, trademarks and copyright registration, personal injury claims.
U.S. Small Business Administration
Jun 2012 - Jul 2012
Drafted federal court pleadings for U.S. attorneys and memoranda on novel issues relevant to SBA; reviewed and analyzed debtor hearing requests associated with wage garnishment orders; processed FOIA requests.
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California
Jan 2012 - May 2012
Drafted 1 - 2 bench memoranda per week after reviewing, summarizing, researching, and analyzing pleadings such as: motions for reconsideration, dismissal, administrative expenses, relief from stay, claim objections, feed applications, and employment