Ismail Amin, Esq.

Founder/Partner

Practice Locations

  • California
  • Nevada
  • Texas
  • North Carolina
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Ismail is a multi-jurisdictional practitioner with substantial experience in business, intellectual property transactions and disputes. Ismail has handled disputes all over the world and throughout the United States on behalf of Fortune 500 companies and mid-sized privately held companies in fields such as healthcare, biologics, biotechnology and hospitality.

In the Board Room – Ismail has counseled the firm’s healthcare provider clients in acquiring or selling assets, while maximizing return and minimizing risk. He has helped clients acquire or sell over $1 billion worth of healthcare-related assets, including hospitals.

Ismail has considerable trial and arbitration experience, having been involved in over 80 trials and arbitrations across multiple jurisdictions from the inception of his legal career.

He has successfully litigated shareholder accounting disputes, trade-secret matters, trademark/trade-dress infringement claims, commercial and breach of contract matters, complex commercial litigation. Ismail has substantial experience before the USPTO, having litigated multiple TTAB proceedings involving trademark disputes.

Ismail is admitted to practice law in California, Nevada, Texas and North Carolina. He attended the University of California, Irvine and obtained a double major in International Studies and Political Science. Ismail attended law school at Pepperdine University, and currently serves on the Dean’s Council. During his tenure at Pepperdine, Ismail earned a Certificate in Entrepreneurship and Technology law from what is now known as the Palmer Center. Most recently, Ismail has earned his Graduate Certificate from Stanford University in Genetics & Genomics.

Ismail is currently attending Georgetown Law Center’s LLM program in Securities & Financial Regulation. Moreover, he is presently a candidate at Johns Hopkins University for a Master’s in Biotechnology, Enterprise & Entrepreneurship.

Ismail proudly serves on the Board of Directors for The USA Track & Field Foundation. The Foundation provides a means to attract and guide funds to new and innovative track & field programs, with an emphasis on providing opportunities for youth athletes, emerging athletes, and distance training centers. The Foundation assists dedicated Olympic hopefuls who can realize their dreams and potential if given the opportunity. The Foundation is committed to promoting the development of Team USA, the World’s #1 Track & Field Team through its Elite Athlete Grant program and financial support of other elite-oriented programs.

Likewise, Ismail is proud to serve as a Board Member for Endure to Cure – a non-profit organization that brings emotional boosts to children in cancer treatment and provides a helping hand to their families.  Finally, Ismail is a global Gen-Next member.

In addition to practicing law, Ismail is a licensed pilot, avid marathon runner and Muay Thai Kickboxer. Ismail is proud to have earned his Abbot Labs’ 6-star medal for completion in all 6 of the World Marathon Majors.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Business & Hospitality
  • Intellectual Property
  • Lifesciences
  • Healthcare
  • Real Estate

Works of Authorship

Education

  • University of California, Irvine
    • Double Major, International Studies and Political Science
  • Pepperdine School of Law
    • Juris Doctorate
  • Stanford University
    • Graduate Certificate in Genetics & Genomics
  • Georgetown Law Center
    • LLM – Securities & Financial Regulation
      • In Progress
  • Johns Hopkins University
    • Masters – Biotechnology, Enterprise and Entreneurship
      • In Progress

Professional Licensure & Admissions

  • State Bar of California; United States District Court, Central District of California
  • State Bar of Nevada; United States District Court, District of Nevada
  • State Bar of Texas; United States District Court, Southern District of Texas, Western District of Texas, Northern District of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • State Bar of North Carolina

Committee Affiliations & Memberships

  • State Bar of Nevada – Publications Committee Member (Chair 2012)
  • California Association of Health Facilities (CAHF)
  • Defense Research Institute (multiple committee seats)
  • Clark County Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Fellows of the Texas Bar Foundation