Experienced Advocacy. Strategic Solutions.
Salehpour Legal Consulting is a law firm which provides big firm representation at small firm prices. We are committed to excellence and have successfully represented clients across the nation ranging from entrepreneurs and small businesses to Fortune 500 companies.
We offer innovative solutions to startups, businesses, and entrepreneurs in a variety of industries including technology, blockchain, media, entertainment, retail, real estate, cannabis, and food and beverage. Whatever your legal needs or questions are, Salehpour Legal Consulting is here to provide you with quick and efficient resolutions.
WHERE YOU’LL FEEL THE DIFFERENCE
Efficient Representation. Exceptional Results.
At Salehpour Legal Consulting we are a new kind of law firm for a changing world. We are consistent, patient and professional, giving each new case the attention it deserves. An integral part of our services is to work closely with our clients so that they can make the right decisions with respect to their legal needs.
LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR PRACTICE AREAS
Our experienced and innovative lawyers bring a whole universe of experience and knowledge to each case. We understand that the world is constantly changing and you may be confronted by a confusing array of regulations, questions, and occasional disputes. Check out our areas of expertise and call us with your legal questions today.
CONTRACTS, TECH TRANSACTIONS, AND REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS
We assists clients with their diverse business needs, including drafting and negotiating business contracts and agreements such as master services agreements, digital currency agreements, SAAS agreements, consultant agreements, licensing agreements, employment agreements, real estate agreements, leases, NDAs and confidentiality agreements, vendor agreements, SOC audit agreements, HIPAA business associate agreements, partnership agreements and separation agreements. We also assist clients with issues at the forefront of the blockchain industry.
COMMERCIAL, REAL ESTATE, AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LITIGATION
We are experienced attorneys who forcefully and aggressively pursue our clients’ interests in state and federal courtrooms across the country whether asserting claims or defending them. We have extensive experience in all sorts of commercial matters, including contract disputes, employment issues, trademark and copyright infringement, false advertising, unfair competition, fraud, trade secrets, consumer claims, class actions, defamation, constitutional issues, and environmental and real estate litigation. We assist our clients to successfully resolve these matters as quickly and efficiently as possible.
REGULATORY AND LEGAL COUNSELING - DATA PRIVACY, CANNABIS, EMERGING TECH, AND ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES
We provide sophisticated advice and counsel to clients regarding regulatory and legal requirements across the country in a variety of industries, including on data privacy (GDPR and CCPA), cannabis, emerging tech, and environmental issues. Clients turn to us for legal and strategic advice on how to comply with local, state, and federal rules and regulations while also best serving their business interests.
We regularly advise companies on a variety of general, day-to-day, business law matters in the capacity of outside general counsel. This representation typically covers all aspects of our clients’ legal needs from corporate governance to avoiding common pitfalls and assisting clients to get to the next level.
MEET OUR LEGAL TEAM
MORVAREED Z. SALEHPOUR
Morvareed Z. Salehpour specializes in handling a diverse range of complex legal matters both in and outside the courtroom. She is experienced in negotiating a variety of contracts and legal agreements and handling cases from inception to trial and appeal. She has represented companies and individuals in a variety of industries, including blockchain, entertainment, technology, media, banking, manufacturing, real estate, fashion, retail, cannabis, food and beverage, and healthcare, among others. Ms. Salehpour enthusiastically applies unique solutions to client needs, working hard to devote herself to efficient resolutions.
Ms. Salehpour earned a degree in Political Science, summa cum laude, from UCLA in 2007 and received her JD from the UCLA School of Law in 2010, where she also served as a Managing Editor for the UCLA Law Review. Ms. Salehpour previously practiced at BakerHostetler, a national firm where her work included being a member of the legal team seeking to recover the principal lost in the Madoff Ponzi scheme, and then at Strange & Butler, a complex litigation boutique. She is admitted to the State Bar of California, is a member of the bars of the United States District Court for the Central, Northern, Southern, and Eastern Districts of California, and a member of the bar of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Ms. Salehpour is also President-Elect of the Santa Monica Bar Association, Career Chair for the UCLA Alumni Westside Bruins Network, a member of the UCLA Law Women LEAD Local Events Committee, and a member of the Advisory Board for The Rabbit Hole (Woman Blockchain Community). She is also active in the tech community and enjoys analyzing and discussing developing legal issues in that field, particularly with respect to blockchain, artificial intelligence, virtual reality/augmented reality, and esports.
Recent Speaking Engagements
Blockchains & the Law for Women's Westside Executive Group (June 5, 2018)
Best Practices to Avoid Spoliation Sanctions (MCLE) and Blockchain Law for CSUN Attorney Group (June 6, 2018)
Blockchains & the Law: Common Misconceptions for Bitcoin Los Angeles Roundtable (June 14, 2018)
Attorney Perspectives on Litigation Funding for Litigation Funding Conference: Los Angeles (June 14, 2018)
Women Innovators in Blockchain for LA Blockchain Summit (June 19, 2018)
SEC & IRS Regulations - What's Next For Blockchain Tokens & ICO's for LA Blockchain Summit (June 20, 2018)
How Blockchain Technology is Changing Your Legal Practice for Beverly Hills Bar Association (July 17, 2018)
Blockchain and Self-Driving Finance for SIIA's Deciphering Finance Conference (August 28, 2018)
Uniform Regulation of Virtual Currency Businesses Act for LA Fintech (September 18, 2018)
Top Legal Tips for Entrepreneurs for SCORE (September 21, 2018 and November 17, 2018)
Destruction of Artwork & The Visual Artists Rights Act for Beverly Hills Bar Association (September 24, 2018)
Security Tokens: What You Need To Know for TokenizeLA (September 27, 2018)
The Latest Crypto - Final Friday: From HODL to BUIDL for Expert Dojo and TheLatest.com (September 28, 2018)
Legal Tips for Entrepreneurs and Businesses for General Assembly (October 8, 2018,
January 7, 2019, March 13, 2019, and June 12, 2019)
Blockchain and the Law for IDEAS SoCal Conference 2018 (October 20, 2018)
Legal Mentor at Techstars Startup Weekend Santa Monica (October 26-28, 2018)
Blockchain and the Law for Blockchain at UCI (November 1, 2018)
Legal Tips for Entrepreneurs and Businesses for Create Your Self (November 7, 2018)
Blockchains & the Law for MacTech Conference (November 7-9, 2018)
Blockchain and the Law for IDEAS & Data Application Lab Webinar (November 17, 2018)
Tech Law Issues, Incorporating, and Legal Issues in Blockchain for Persian Women in Tech LA (November 29, 2018)
Executive Real Estate Panels on Blockchain, Real Estate, and Tokenization for Deloitte's 2018 Real Estate Industry Update in Los Angeles and Costa Mesa (December 4, 2018 and December 6, 2018)
Legal Essentials for Blockchain Accelerator at USC (December 19, 2018)
Top Legal Tips for Entrepreneurs and Businesses for Radio Iran KIRN 670 AM (December 20, 2018)
Blockchain and the Law (MCLE) for Lewitt Hackman (February 11, 2019)
Blockchain Payment Processing & Media Fireside Chat for AcquChat (February 20, 2019)
Moderator and Panelist, Corporate and Other Transactional Practices for UCLA Law LEAD Summit '19 (March 1, 2019)
Legal Tips for Entrepreneurs and Businesses for Riveter (March 7, 2019, April 23, 2019,
June 4, 2019, and August 20, 2019)
Law and Blockchain for UCLA Law's Law and Blockchain Association and PULSE (Program for Understanding Law and Technology) (March 11, 2019)
Demystifying Blockchain in Real Property and Financing (MCLE) for LACBA's (Los Angeles County Bar Association)
Real Property Section (March 20, 2019)
Pepperdine Law's JBEL (Journal of Business, Entrepreneurship and the Law) 2019 Annual Symposium: Blockchain, Cryptocurrency, and the Future of Digital Currency Law (March 27, 2019)
Blockchain and the Future of Real Estate: A Joint MCLE Presentation between the Santa Monica Bar Association and the Real Property Section of the California Lawyers Association (March 28, 2019)
Analyzing Proptech: The Disruptors on Real Estate’s Doorstep for CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® and Center for California Real Estate (April 12, 2019)
Legal Tips for Entrepreneurs and Businesses for Radio KIRN & Iranian Hotline (May 1, 2019)
How to Structure Your Startup to Get Investors Excited and Judge for Startup Network's
145 Startup Battle (May 30, 3019)
Business Law for Women's Westside Executive Group (June 11, 2019)
Judge for Pitch Global LA Event (August 1, 2019)
Breaking Down a Term Sheet and Judge for Startup Network's 153 Startup Battle (August 8, 2019)
UCLA Law LEAD LLM Orientation for UCLA Law (August 22, 2019)
Emerging Topics in Real Estate for California Association of REALTORS® Expert Witness Forum (September 27, 2019)
Judge for Startup Network's 157 Unicorn Battle (October 10 2019)
Topics in Real Estate Law for Los Angeles Paralegal Association's Conference (October 12, 2019)
AI, Emerging Tech and the Law for MacTech Conference (October 16-18, 2019)
Navigating the Legal and Regulatory Landscape of Blockchain for IDEAS SoCal Conference 2019 (October 26, 2019)
Legal Tips for Entrepreneurs and Businesses for Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce (November 13, 2019)
Negotiator Identity and Negotiation Context: The Effects of Gender, Race and National Culture
for Loyola Law School (November 18, 2019)
Blockchain Legal Frameworks for Santa Barbara Blockchain Summit (November 23, 2019)
Moderator - Transportation Policy Panel: Challenges and Opportunities in LA and Where the Future is Headed for UCLA Alumni Los Angeles Westside Network (November 25, 2019)
AI, Emerging Tech and the Law for IDEAS & Data Application Lab Webinar (March 14, 2020)