Tim Mooney is a Washington, DC-based attorney and entrepreneur with a passion for technology and the law. Tim’s legal career began in Oregon where he was a co-founder and legal counsel for Columbia Riverkeeper.
In 2001, Tim relocated to Washington, DC and served as senior counsel at Alliance for Justice. There, he worked with nonprofits across the United States to strengthen their ability to influence public policy.
Tim’s next decade was spent as General Counsel and Director of Operations for Tranquil Space, Hip Tranquil Ventures and TranquiliT. He helped grow the yoga studio from a single location in Dupont Circle, to multiple locations and eventual sale to YogaWorks in 2017. Tim continues to serve as attorney and advisor for Hip Tranquil Venture and TranquiliT, and he also runs online media and designs e-courses for the businesses’ owner, creative entrepreneur Kimberly Wilson.
Tim also serves as a board member of Tranquil Space Foundation, a public charity that champions caregivers and advocates that support animal welfare. He provides legal advice and design work for the Pigs & Pugs Project of the Foundation.
Tim maintains a solo law practice focusing on a small number of nonprofit clients. He is also the founder of Nineball Media, an independent podcast and social media production outfit based in Washington, DC.
Most recently, Tim has discovered the joys of bike touring and has launched an online community and podcast devoted to bike touring lifestyle, Pedalshift. He was also one half of the 2013 book tour -slash- 11,000 mile North American RV adventure that was Tranquility Tour.
Tim received a B.S. from Syracuse University/SUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry and a J.D. from Pace University School of Law. He splits time between the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, DC and his cabin retreat in Berkeley County, West Virginia with his multi-talented girlfriend Kimberly Wilson and their pugs, Mookie, Belle Starr, and Gizmo, and their cat Jackson.