Biography

Lorraine focuses her practice in the areas of intellectual property litigation and prosecution, both domestic and international. She has considerable experience advising clients on patent strategy, preparing and prosecuting patents, drafting appeal briefs for patent and trademark cases, and negotiating and revising settlement license agreements. Her experience also includes assisting clients with product labeling requirements, social media policies, and advertising agreements. Lorraine also has a noteworthy background in chemistry, having worked in the pharmaceutical industry as an analytical chemist in quality control and research and development.

Intellectual Property

Lorraine’s extensive knowledge in counseling clients in all aspects of IP law includes experience in patent and trademark infringement analysis, copyright and licensing matters, patent portfolio development, intellectual property risk management, and trademark procurement. 

Practice Areas

Education

  • The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law (J.D., 2012)
  • The Ohio State University (M.S., Chemistry, 2006)
  • University of Puerto Rico (B.S., Chemistry, 2001)

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan

Professional Affiliations

  • Columbus Bar Association, member
  • International Trademark Association, member

Special Honors

  • Selected to the Hispanic National Bar Association’s Latina Commission 2017 Leadership Academy

Charitable + Civic Involvement

  • OSUCCC – James, The James Ambassadors Society, member
  • Flying Horse Farms, Development Committee Member

Languages

  • Spanish