Mahnush Mashayekh


As an attorney in the Corporate, M&A and Securities group, Mahnush helps companies close strategic deals and grow through acquisition and venture capital infusions. She advises C-level executives and board members on corporate governance matters, and assists with compliance, due diligence and remediation to prevent board actions from being challenged. She helps companies ratify inadvertent and technical oversights. Her clients include public and private national and international Fortune 500 companies and cover many industries such as alternative fuel and energy, entertainment and media, sports and fitness, artificial intelligence (“AI”), technology, textiles, construction, professional services, and hospitality.

Mahnush’s prior experience includes advising multinational companies about the federal and international income tax consequences of their enterprise activities, structuring tax-efficient merger and acquisition transactions, qualifying and quantifying federal tax credits (i.e., R&D, ERC), and analyzing the implications of new tax laws for clients.

Mahnush attended law school as an Alumni Merit Scholar and served as vice president of the Iranian Law Student Association.



  • California


  • University of California, Los Angeles, BA, magna cum laude
  • Loyola Law School, JD
  • Loyola Law School, LLM
  • Farsi