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About me

Born and raised in San Francisco, I have been an attorney in the Bay Area for over 16 years.


My areas of expertise include: 

  • Transactional real estate (commercial and residential) 

  • Business and Contracts Negotiation for startups and Fortune 500 companies

  • Corporate and LLC formation and governance

  • Securities Filings

  • Trade Secret Protection

  • Intellectual Property Law

  • Non-Disclosure Agreements

  • Employee Option Plans


I pride myself on my prompt personal attention and delivering value to my clients. Please, do not hesitate to call my office with any questions regarding my services, fees or general legal advice: 510-919-3143.




Practice areas


  1. Contracts & Agreements: 65%
    18 years
  2. Corporate & Incorporation: 10%
    18 years
  3. Real Estate: 10%
    18 years
  4. Intellectual Property: 10%
    18 years
  5. Limited Liability Company (LLC): 5%
    18 years


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    Ms. Buchman is an excellent lawyer in the community. Recommended.


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Contact info

Law Office of Tali Buchman, Esq.

6114 La Salle Avenue #211
Oakland, CA, 94611


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Wiley Pro Bono AwardBASFN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
outside counselSunPower2012 - Present
AttorneyLaw Office of Tali Buchman, Esq.2008 - Present
AssociateGreenan Peffer Sallander & Lally, LLP2005 - 2008
AssociateGilliss Valla & Dalsin, LLP2001 - 2003
Corporate CounselInnoventry Corporation1999 - 2001
Corporate CounselMercury Interactive Corporation1997 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
California State Bar Association, Business Law sectionN/A2012 - Present
United States District Court for the Northern District of CaliforniaN/A1997 - Present
University of San Francisco School of Law Journal of Law and Social ChallengesCo-Founder and Editor1995 - 1997
State Bar of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Bar Association of San FranciscoVolunteer AttorneyN/A
Temple Sinai PreschoolSecretaryN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Private Offering MemorandumSuccessful
Series A and B FinancingSuccessful
City Car Share IRS appeal for 501(3)(c) statusSuccessful
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Francisco School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
University of California - BerkeleyHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1992