Mu'min Islam

Business Formation, Civil Plaintiff, Corporate Law
MFI Law Group, PLLC
1448 South Street
Suite 200
Philadelphia, PA 19146
215-735-2357
www.mfilawgroup.com


Mu'min F. Islam is the founding member of MFI Law Group, PLLC and focuses his practice in the areas of personal injury, agency and SROs litigation, and general corporate.

Mr. Islam has significant experience representing clients with personal injury matters. Whether it involves premises liability, intentional torts, medical malpractice, or automobile accidents, Mr. Islam represents them all. In addition, Mr. Islam represents clients involved with government agency regulatory actions and special education litigation.

Mr. Islam's practice also involves the representation of business entities of various sizes. Advising clients on proper entity selection, solicitation and raising of capital, and employment agreements are key aspects of Mr. Islam's corporate practice.

Prior to forming MFI, Mr. Islam was an associate in the Business Department of one of Philadelphia's largest law firms, concentrating on securities matters, healthcare, general corporate work. Mr. Islam has also co-authored several articles on corporate matters ranging from securities laws to non-profit laws in legal publications.

Key Representations
Settlement against regional retail chain for intentional tort inflicted upon a customer thereby causing a broken collarbone
Settlement against local university for the slip and fall injury to a patron which required a hip replacement
Dismissal of customer FINRA Arbitration complaint against a broker dealer
Representation of a hedge fund in FINRA and SEC enforcement action.

Education
L.L.M., Securities & Finance
Georgetown University Law Center - expected May 2010

J.D., Samford University
Cumberland School of Law - May 2009
Associate Editor - Cumberland Law Review

B.B.A., Temple University
Fox School of Business, May 2004

Areas of Practice
Personal Injury
Government and Self-Regulatory Organizations Litigation
Special Education Litigation
General Corporate
Publications
Research Assistant - Options Backdating: Beware of the Finance Professor's Study, The Legal Intelligencer, February 27, 2007.

Eleventh Circuit Survey, Invasion of Privacy, Cumberland Law Review, Vol. 37 No. 2.

The Future of "Say on Pay" in the Current Economic Times, The Legal Intelligencer, October 28, 2008.

Shareholder Proposals and Access: What to Expect in 2009, The Legal Intelligencer, January 27, 2009.

Admissions
Pennsylvania
New Jersey
United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania