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Intellectual Property Attorney

Erin focuses her practice in patent and trademark procurement to develop both domestic and international intellectual property strategies. Erin works with a wide range of clients from large companies to solo entrepreneurs. She has experience in both mechanical and electrical arts including automotive, chassis systems, brake assemblies, packaging, medical devices, consumer goods, mobile applications, sensors and control systems. Erin regularly prepares license agreements, clearance opinions, novelty opinions and infringement opinions, as well as assisting clients with copyright matters and intellectual property litigation.

Leadership

Honors & Recognitions

Brooks Patterson’s Oakland County Executive Elite 40 Under 40, 2016

DBusiness© magazine, Top Lawyers, Intellectual Property and Patent Law, 2019

Michigan Super Lawyers®, Rising Star, 2017 and 2018

Michigan Top Lawyers, 2015

Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, Leadership Award, 2017

Professional Affiliations

Inforum

International Trademark Association

Michigan Intellectual Property Association

Michigan Intellectual Property Inn of Court

Oakland County Bar Association

Society of Women Engineers

State Bar of Michigan

United States Patent and Trademark Office

Women’s Bar Association of Oakland County, president

Women Lawyers Association of Michigan, director at large

Community Involvement

ACTiVATE

Animal Legal Defense Fund

Attorneys for Animals, Board member

News & Publications

Education

Case Western Reserve University School of Law
Cleveland, Ohio
J.D., 2009

University of Michigan
Dearborn, Michigan
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, 2006

Bar Admissions

  • Michigan

Court Admissions

  • All Michigan state courts
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
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