Attorney Naja I. Hawk's boutique practice centers around helping entrepreneurs to lay the foundation today to live comfortably tomorrow. She is passionate about providing entrepreneurs with the legal resources necessary to protect their legacy by intertwining her business background with her legal knowledge. Naja has significant expertise in advising business owners, drafting contracts, protecting intellectual property, and preserving family legacies as well as acting in a dual lawyer-agent role in entertainment deals. Whether they are entertainers, creative artists, business owners, or all three, Naja supports her clients while they navigate the current business world and advises them to prepare a plan for the next generation.
Naja graduated from St. Thomas University School of Law in 2014. At St. Thomas, Naja was an active member of the American Bar Association, Intercultural Human Rights Law Review, and Phi Delta Phi International Legal Honor Society. After serving the Honorable Patrick A. White in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida, obtaining a civil internship at Cochran,Cherry, Givens, Smith & Montgomery, and working with one of the pioneering entertainment attorneys, Jay B. Ross, Naja decided to use her experiences to start her own firm. Upon graduation, Naja leveraged her entertainment company to build a network of potential clients.
Naja is on her way to becoming a serial entrepreneur. In addition to holding the titles of principal attorney and owner of The Hawk Legal Collective, Naja is the founder of PhreshFest a privately curated extended event weekend targeted at young professionals who want to network, collaborate, and celebrate in luxurious amenities. She is also able to offer a distribution and publishing platform for clients through her company Phresh Elevation Publishing. Although Naja has expertly chosen her fields of practice, she enjoys immersion into all types of entertainment and business opportunities.
Most importantly, Naja is the only Esquire they call “Phresh.”