Business & Real Property Litigation
Outside General Counsel Services
Roia is a Corporate, IP, and Business Litigation attorney with over 15 years’ experience, including large law firm and in-house experience.
On the transactions side, Roia provides legal advice and representation to emerging growth and established companies, on a wide range of legal matters, including drafting and negotiating a variety of commercial contracts and technology transfer agreements, corporate formation, structure and governance, corporate finance, stock and securities issuance, IP protection and licensing, trademark prosecution and defense, mergers & acquisitions, and ’33 and ’34 Act securities compliance matters.
On the litigation side, Roia represents clients in business-related disputes involving breach of contracts, intra-corporate disputes, real property, and government contracts (among others) in state courts, federal courts and administrative proceedings.
Industries represented include healthcare, emerging growth, technology, consumer, animation, health science, retail, and food and beverage.
Business Transactions & Litigation Partner at Weiss Law, PC
Corporate & Securities Attorney at Baker & McKenzie LLP
Intellectual Property Attorney at White & Case LLP
Adjunct Professor at Santa Clara School of Law lecturing on Legal Issues of Startup Businesses
Founder & Director of Founder Institute Kabul Chapter
Admissions & Professional Affiliations
State Bar of California
United States Court of Federal Claims
United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
United States District Court, Eastern District of California
United States District Court, Northern District of California
Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D.
Johns Hopkins University-SAIS, M.A., International Economics & Development
University of California at Berkeley, B.A. Political Economy