Mehdi Sinaki

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Mehdi Sinaki

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Corporate, M&A, Securities & Real Estate

Los Angeles

Bar & Court Admissions

  • State Bar of California
  • District of Columbia Bar

Community Involvement

  • Westside Los Angeles Ronald McDonald House
  • Alliance for Children's Rights


  • Pepperdine University School of Law, J.D.
  • California State Polytechnic University, B.S.

Mehdi Sinaki is based in the Los Angeles office of Michelman & Robinson, LLP. Specializing in corporate and commercial transactions, Mehdi has established himself as a go-to attorney covering a variety of sectors, including real estate, manufacturing, healthcare, media, technology, and entertainment. His proficiency in understanding the unique motivations and risk profiles of his clients has positioned him as a trusted business and legal advisor.

In his role, Mehdi skillfully handles an array of responsibilities. He structures and negotiates complex deals, provides insightful general counsel advisory services, and oversees significant corporate transactions. His expertise extends to managing mergers and acquisitions, conducting purchases and sales of commercial properties, and facilitating various leasing transactions.

Beyond his legal practice, Mehdi contributes to the academic sphere as an Adjunct Professor at USC Gould School of Law. There, he teaches courses on Contract Drafting, Analysis, and Negotiations, as well as Real Estate Contracts. His commitment to education is further evidenced by his authorship of two forthcoming books: “Navigating Commercial Real Estate Transactions: A Practical Guide,” and “Corporate Transactional Law: A Practical Guide.” These works, set to be released in 2027 and 2029, respectively, are anticipated to be major contributions to the fields, under the publication of two of the world’s leading publishers.

Mehdi’s exceptional record of success has not gone unnoticed. He has been repeatedly recognized as a “Leader in Law” by the Los Angeles Business Journal, a testament to his professional excellence and impact in the legal community. His legal insights have further been showcased in several articles authored for Law360. Additionally, he plays a vital role at M&R, serving on the firm’s Audit & Risk Committee.

  • Leader in Law, Los Angeles Business Journal (2018 and 2019)
  • Rising Star, Super Lawyers Magazine (2024)