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.

Lori Lomnitzer is rated 10.0 Top Attorney by Avvo
Education
  • Whittier Law School (J.D.)
    Intellectual Property Certificate Program
  • UCLA (B.A., Economics)
Bar Memberships and Admissions

Bar Memberships

  • State of Florida
  • State of Tennessee

Bar Admissions – Appellate and District Courts

  • United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • Florida, Southern District
  • Florida, Middle District
Languages Spoken
  • French
  • Conversational Spanish
Speaking Engagements
  • Speaker at the Bench and Bar Conference, Miami, 2019
  • Speaker, CLE at the Florida Bar Annual Conference, IP Committee meeting, 2019
  • BCBA Bench and Bar Convention, IP Panel, 2019
  • 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
  • The Florida Bar Intellectual Property Symposium, West Palm Beach, Florida, March 2013
Professional Activities
  • IP Symposium Steering Committee, 2020-2021
  • Appointed by the Florida Bar to serve on the Florida Bar Media & Communications Committee, 2020-2021
  • American Bar Association (ABA), Past and Present
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), Past and Present
  • Broward County Bar Association (BCBA), Past and Present
  • The Florida Bar Business Law Section, Past and Present
  • The Florida Bar Entertainment and Sports Law Section, Past and Present
  • Past Director of South Broward Bar Association, Past and Present
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association, Past and Present
  • The Recording Academy, Past and Present
Honors/Awards
  • 2014-2017 and 2021 Super Lawyers
  • Avvo Rating 10.0
  • 2019 Palm Beach Illustrated, Top Lawyers
  • 2014-2021 Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rated
  • 2007 Whittier Law School Certificate in Intellectual Property Law