Nish Hossain is a Director of Client Development for Interim Legal Talent. Based in San Francisco and Palo Alto, Nish is focused on the recruitment and placement of experienced attorneys and paralegals for substantive, short-term assignments in both law firms and in-house legal departments.
As an east-coast native, Nish loves a good cup of clam chowder and Del’s Lemonade when she can get her hands on them. In her spare time, Nish keeps her nerd hobbies alive and is an avid tinkerer and gamer. She loves building custom computers, playing pc games and playing tabletop strategy games. She also enjoys working out, camping and going on hikes with her huskies.
Before joining Major, Lindsey & Africa, Nish was products counsel for Apple Inc. In this role, she provided legal counsel to various hardware teams, led deal negotiations with strategic partners, advised on legal risks and benefits, and trained strategic partners on common commercial agreements. Before joining Apple Inc., Nish worked as an IP litigation associate for several law firms including Nixon Peabody, Goodwin & Procter and Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe.
Before attending to law school, Nish worked as an electrical quality assurance engineer for Schneider Electric, where she flexed her hardware testing and developing skills.
University of California Davis School of Law: J.D.
University of Rhode Island: B.S., Electrical and Biomedical Engineering