Rimini Street Management Team
James Fash, GVP and Associate General Counsel, Transactions
Mr. Fash leads Rimini Street’s global Transactions practice and oversees the company’s worldwide team of commercial transactions counsel.
Prior to joining Rimini Street in 2011, Mr. Fash managed all legal functions for another market-leading technology company in the San Francisco Bay Area and practiced law with a prominent regional law firm in the Midwest, gaining experience in a broad range of industries, including technology, defense, healthcare, education, commercial construction, manufacturing, retail and professional services.
Mr. Fash has focused his practice primarily in the substantive areas of business transactions, negotiations, licensing, IP protection, employment/HR, corporate governance and compliance.
Mr. Fash is also an adjunct faculty member at Santa Clara University, where he teaches business leadership in the Leavey School of Business.
Mr. Fash received his B.B.A. in Business Administration from Loyola Marymount University in Los Angeles, with an emphasis in Business Law, where he graduated cum laude and with a Presidential Citation. Mr. Fash received his J.D. from University of Wisconsin Law School, cum laude, where he was a member of the Dean’s List and recipient of the Wisconsin State Bar Academic Achievement Award.