• Overview
  • Representative Matters
  • Publications and Presentations

Overview

Mia’s practice focuses primarily on real estate and business transactions.

Before joining the firm, Mia served as legal counsel and brand protection manager for adidas International in the global brands and trademarks department advising on ecommerce business strategies, brand protection efforts, and government relations matters.

Representative Matters

Trademark Enforcement

  • Lead the brand protection program for one of the largest global sportswear manufacturers, protecting the company's intellectual property, monitoring counterfeit products, and ensuring brand integrity.
  • Oversaw litigation efforts against infringing websites and site operators, including domain and payment processor seizures and settlement negotiations.
  • Performed legal trademark clearance searches by assessing risk of likelihood of proposed text/graphic being associated with another mark or brand.

Business

  • Negotiated with global ecommerce marketplaces to address critical issues such as intellectual property enforcement, pricing policies, and overall business-related concerns.

Policy Advocacy

  • Advocated on government relations matters by reviewing emerging policy and proposed legislation impacting the industry, advising on the committee board of industry trade association, meeting with policy makers, and providing comments to regulation reform upon agency request.

Publications and Presentations

  • American Apparel and Footwear Associations’ Brand Protection Seminar 2022, Speaker, June 15, 2022
  • American Apparel and Footwear Associations’ Brand Protection Seminar, Speaker, June 21, 2023