Attorney Bio | Lorri Lomnitzer

Ms. Lomnitzer focuses her practice on intellectual property, entertainment law, and commercial litigation. She has litigated a wide variety of intellectual property disputes, including cases involving claims to patent, trademark, and copyright matters. Ms. Lomnitzer handles both litigation and transactional matters, and represents a wide variety of clients with technology, entertainment and intellectual property related issues. She has negotiated and prepared publishing and recording artists’ agreements, with a focus on copyright and royalty issues. Ms. Lomnitzer is experienced with negotiating content licensing contracts and track purchase agreements for CD compilations. Her in-depth knowledge of the music industry coupled with her intellectual property law training allows for an insightful perspective into copyright and trademark protection and enforcement. Ms. Lomnitzer previously clerked for the Los Angeles district attorney’s office in the high tech crimes unit where she handled high technology and intellectual property cases such as unauthorized CD and DVD duplication, trademark violations, e-bay fraud, identity theft and high profile trade secret crimes.

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association (ABA)
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)
  • Broward County Bar Association (BCBA), Entertainment and Sports Law Section
  • The Florida Bar, Business Law and Entertainment Arts and Sports Law Sections
  • Past Director of South Broward Bar Association
  • Florida Entertainment and Sports Law Section member
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • The Recording Academy

Speaking Engagements

  • Florida Entertainment and Sports Law Section (EASL), 2008 Retreat Lecture Series, “How to Advise Your Clients in Your Practice of law in the Digital Age regarding Intellectual Property Rights Protection and Infringement in the New Digital Era.”
  • ABA forum on the entertainment and sports industries: From Hollywood to South Beach, the 2nd Annual International Legal Symposium on the World of Music, Film, Television and Sports, 2011.
  • March 2013, The Florida Bar Intellectual Property Symposium, West Palm Beach, Florida

Education

  • Whittier Law School (J.D.)
    Intellectual Property Certificate Program
  • UCLA (B.A., Economics)

Bar Admissions

  • State of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Middle Districts of Florida

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Conversational Spanish