Joel Weinstein

Fax 310-201-2399


Joel Weinstein is a member of Greenberg Glusker's Corporate practice and chairs the firm's Restaurant, Food & Beverage industry group.

Joel's hands-on experience and legal expertise enable him to handle the increasing complexities of today's transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, asset and stock sales, private and public debt and equity financings, license and distribution arrangements, strategic alliances, and SEC reporting requirements. He advises corporations, limited liability companies, partnerships, joint ventures and individual entrepreneurs on business entity structures, corporate governance, director responsibilities and investor agreements.

Joel frequently applies his broad experience as "outside general counsel" for closely held businesses. He helps clients with all facets of operating their businesses, as well as with succession planning and tax planning for ownership transfers.

Professional Affiliations


  • Rated, "AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5," Martindale Hubbell
  • Listed, "Southern California Super Lawyers," in Mergers & Acquisitions, 2006, 2008-2015

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • Cornell University  (J.D.)
  • University of Akron  (B.A.)
    • Mathematics