Overview

Liane is a corporate attorney who advises clients on a wide range of complex legal issues. She focuses her practice on intellectual property matters, including trademarks, copyrights, social media, Internet law, advertising and trade secrets. Her experience across multiple industries allows her to provide her clients with comprehensive services that protect their products, services and intellectual property assets. She works with large and diverse portfolios of trademarks and copyrights, domestic and worldwide, and with a variety clients, from companies with international footprints to individual entrepreneurs.

Throughout her legal career, Liane has been involved in many aspects of the law, including providing support for mergers and acquisitions, negotiating licensing deals, negotiating sponsorship deals and partnerships, reviewing and negotiating vendor contracts, and guiding clients through complex settlement agreements. Liane also leverages her experience with global privacy laws and data security to assist clients with developing their own privacy policies and navigating emerging issues with social media, the Internet and technology.  

Liane also has extensive litigation experience. She has appeared in federal court and before the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board to defend and protect her clients’ intellectual property rights. She has worked on trademark and patent disputes, domain name disputes, copyright ownership disputes and licensing disputes.

Education

  • The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law  (J.D., 2015)
  • University of Chicago  (B.A., 2012)

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio

Professional Associations

  • Cincinnati Intellectual Property Law Association, Vice President
  • Cincinnati Bar Association, Admissions Committee
  • International Trademark Association, Unreal Campaign Committee
  • Ohio Women’s Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America®

Community

  • Women of Cincy, Board of Directors
  • Queen City Cabaret, Board of Directors
  • Blue Ash Montgomery Symphony Orchestra, Board of Directors