Jalal Moughania

Attorney

Practice Areas

  • Corporate Law
  • Trademark Law

Bar Admission

  • Michigan, 2016

Biography

 Jalal Moughania is a corporate attorney in the firm's Business and Trademark Practice Groups. He serves as outside legal counsel to emerging companies, closely held business, international corporations, NGOs, corporate executives and boards of directors. Moughania's corporate practice covers a broad range of services including commercial contracts, corporate formation and governance, trademark clearence and registration, mergers and acquisitions, negotiations, and international business transactions.

After working in Washington D.C. as a law and policy analyst (2014-2016). Moughania returned to Michigan to cofound a boutique law practice focusing on international business law, trademark law, and nonprofit law. In 2017, Moughania joined ATLAW and brought this transactional practice to the firm complimenting its established litigation practice to better serve the needs of its diverse clients.

Moughania has represented and advised international organizations with yearly gross revenues of $100+ million and spanning operations across North America, Africa, Europe, and the Middle East. He has managed to trademark portfolios of established name brands and celebrities with millions of followers. Moughania regularly advices on, drafts, and negotiates operation agreements, mergers and acquisitions, non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements, IP and tech licensing contracts, and other commercial transactions and agreements for clients across different industries including the food and beverage industry, the entertainment industry, and the manufacturing industry.

In addition to his full-time practice, Moughania is a researcher and writer regularly contributing on the intersection of law, religion, identity, and citizenship. His most recent work is a book he co-authored coinciding with the historic visit of Pope Francis to Iraq in March 2021 called, "The Pope Meets the Ayotollah."

Education

  • University of Toledo College of Law, Toledo, Ohio
    • J.D.
  • Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Cum Laude
    • Major: Political Science