Business, Real Estate & Contracts Introduction

Litigation and Transaction Expertise

The areas of Business, Real Estate, and Contracts Law are often inter-related. I offer aggressive, intelligent, and customized legal representation in disputes related to Partnerships, Investments, Employment, Contracts, Intellectual Property, and other matters. Whether you are an individual or business, Plaintiff or Defendant, or seeking to avoid disputes with a solid legal infrastructure in your business or investment plans, I offer intense legal representation and thoughtful, honest legal advice in litigation, arbitration, transactions, and negotiations. In addition to providing legal representation to small business clients in transactional and litigation matters, I have served as the outsourced General Counsel for an Information Technology mobile software start-up company furnishing apps for Android and iPhone users, and as Assistant General Counsel for Education Not Incarceration, a grassroots non-profit organization determined to enhance the lives of inner-city youth across the nation.

“Ali Shahrestani was extremely prompt and efficient with information, advice, research, and actions related to our legal inquiries. He has great communication skills and was always available to talk or correspond via phone or email. Ali’s work ethic, expertise, and professionalism sets him apart from other attorneys. We will not only seek Ali’s help in the future, but strongly recommend him for other people or entities seeking legal services.”

– Corporate Client Testimonial, December 8, 2014.


I offer businesses, investors, and individuals hard-working and dynamic legal representation that is aimed at preventing disputes and costly litigation.  An ounce of prevention being worth a pound of cure, I pay extremely detailed attention to drafting business documents for Employment Contracts, Independent Contractor Agreements, Confidentiality Agreements, Release of Liability Contracts, Non-Disclosure Contracts, and Sale of Assets Transactions. With a strong understanding of the law and a natural and honed ability for draftsmanship, I bring a sense of harmony and understanding to every business relationship for the benefit of my clients and all persons doing business with them.


“Thank you, Ali, for the excellent quality of legal representation that you provide my company every week. As a startup, we are blessed to have a General Counsel attorney like you – your sharp work, lightning speed, intelligent strategizing, and affordable rates give us the edge we need to beat the big boys!”

– Software Business CEO Client Testimonial during Representation in Intellectual Property and Contractual Transactions, March 21, 2009.

Business, Real Estate & Contracts Lawsuits

When the need for litigation arises in matters involving Partnership Disputes, Investment Fraud, Sexual Harassment, Discrimination, Whistleblower violations, Contractual disputes, Intellectual Property Litigation (Copyrights, Patents, and Trade Secrets), Insurance matters, Bad Faith Breaches, Commercial or Residential Foreclosures, or conflicts related to Mergers and Acquisitions, I am an aggressive and intelligent ally in leveraging advantages and pressing them forward on behalf of clients.

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