minerva-pinto-largeMinerva’s practice focuses on transactional franchise matters, including franchise registration and regulatory compliance. Minerva assists franchisor clients with day-to-day legal matters such as franchisee disputes, transfers, and renewals, as well as trademark registration, prosecution, and maintenance. Minerva is also involved in the firm’s international franchising practice and assists franchisors expanding into and out of the United States with a variety of international licensing arrangements.
While in law school, Minerva served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Temple Political & Civil Rights Law Review. She is a member of the Rubin Public Interest Honor Society and was a recipient of the Beasley Scholarship.


Minerva is a graduate of Temple University Beasley School of Law (J.D. 2016) and received a B.A. degree in History from Bryn Mawr College (magna cum laude with honors, 2012).


Minerva is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.


Minerva Pinto, The Future of the Foregone Conclusion Doctrine and Compelled Decryption in the Age of Cloud Computing, 25 Temp. Pol. & Civ. Rts. L. Rev. 223 (2016).


American Bar Association – ABA Forum on Franchising
Philadelphia Bar Association