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About me

Drew is the founder of Move Legal PC, a law firm dedicated to providing legal advice and counsel to emerging and established fitness and health and wellness brands, including supplement and paleo food brands that also operate in the fitness space. He provides advice to companies who are innovators in the fitness industry, counseling clients on everything from brand protection to commercial agreements to corporate formation and structure. 


He represents companies in all stages of their growth, and is passionate about leveraging his knowledge of the fitness industry to help clients grow their brand and protect their business. He's been recognized by Super Lawyers Magazine as a "Rising Star" in Northern Californian(2015, 2016), and previously served as the Editor in Chief of the UC Davis Law Review.


Drew is a fitness enthusiast, blogs about legal issues facing the fitness industry at, and can be found on Twitter @fitlawdrew.


Practice areas


  1. Entertainment: 80%
  2. Litigation: 10%
  3. Contracts: 10%

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  • Jenifer Forte Frudden

    Drew is an excellent attorney. He's committed to his clients and finding solutions that work. I am a family law attorney and when I come across a complex business or contracts issue, I often call Drew to get his advice. I regularly refer my clients to Drew knowing that they are in good hands. Drew is personable and a pleasure to work with.


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  • Kelly Dolores Van Aken

    Drew is one of the hardest working attorneys I know. His work is exceptional and he is a gifted advocate and counselor. Above that he is incredibly kind and approachable. I have personally learned a great deal from Drew about how to be an excellent attorney and member of the community, and he is someone I sincerely trust. I strongly endorse him.


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Contact info

Move Legal PC

2810 Franklin Street #32
San Francisco, CA, 94123


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuperLawyers2016
Rising StarSuperLawyers2015
Morningstar AwardState Bar of California, Real Property Law Section2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Fitness AttorneyReed Smith2011 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Stand Up KidsBoard Member2015 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
Bar Association of San Francisco, Barristers ClubBoard Member2013 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Law360Is Paleo the Next Battleground in Food Litigation?2015
Box ProWhy You Should Get It In Writing2015
Reed Smith Client AlertCalifornia Supreme Court Issues Ruling in Sanchez v. Valencia Holding Company, LLC2015
Law360Snub-Hub—Courts Apply More Scrutiny to Class Settlements2014
Reed Smith Client AlertDialing Back Standing: Can Anyone Bring a TCPA Claim?2014
Paleo MagazineThe Meaning of the Word Paleo: A Legal Perspective2014
Houston Law ReviewThe Application of the Attorney-Client Privilege to Interactions Among Clients, Attorneys, and Experts in the Age of Consultants: The Need for a More Precise, Fundamental Analysis2011
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Davis School of LawN/AN/AN/A
Wilkes CollegeN/AN/AN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
PaleoFX4 Key Legal Issues Every Paleo Startup Should Know2016
UC Berkeley Law PanelStart-Up Law: How Emerging Companies Can Grow and Protect Their Business2015
Reed Smith MCLE DaySnub-Hub—Why More Courts Are Rejecting Class Settlements (And What You Can Do About It)2015
Barrister's Club Annual MeetingFrom Identifying to Taking Action: How to Take Charge of Your Own Career2015