Melvin J. Babi, the founder of Babi Legal Group, PLLC serves as general counsel for Knight Capital Partners, where he provides expert advice on a broad range of legal, business, and compliance matters.
As Knight Capital Partners’ chief legal officer, Melvin oversees legal issues and best-practices for all departments, including legal drafting and negotiating various commercial agreements including manufacturing, distribution, employment, licensing, joint venture, supply and complex intellectual property agreements. Melvin also oversees compliance, consulting services, marketing, sales, finance, human resources, corporate governance, and business policy.
In his private practice, Melvin advises consumers and small businesses in areas including bankruptcy, debt-resolution, real estate law, corporate law, contracts and businesss transaction and criminal law and criminal and civil litigation.
Melvin earned a J.D. from the University of Detroit’s Mercy School of Law. While in law school, he participated in a study abroad program through the University of Baltimore, where he studied European Union law and international business law.
Melvin was admitted to the Michigan State Bar in 2007 and the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan in 2008. He is a member of the American Bar Association and Chaldean American Bar Association.
He received a BA in business administration and corporate finance from Wayne State University, where he graduated Cum Laude and was a Golden Key scholar.
Melvin’s legal education, experience, and business management background have given him a keen ability to apply legal concepts to corporate growth strategies. He uses his legal agility to help companies drive profits while mitigating risks and protecting assets.
|MI||Active And In Good Standing||2007||08/23/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2019|
|Super Lawyer||Super Lawyers||2018|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2017|
|Top 40 Bankruptcy Attorney Under 40||The American Society of Legal Advocates||2017|
|Top 100||National Advocates||2017|
|Rising Stars||Super Lawyers||2016|
|Rising Starts||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Rising Stars||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Top Attorneys||Crain's Detroit Business||2014|
|Attorney||Babi Legal Group, PLLC||2016 - Present|
|General Counsel||Greystone Home Builders||2016 - 2016|
|Attorney||Babi & Sanfield, PLLC||2010 - 2016|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Michigan Bar Association||Member||2007 - Present|
|Chaldean American Bar Association||Member||2007 - Present|
|University of Detroit Mercy School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2006|
|Wayne State University||Corporate Finance||2003|
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