Experienced Former In-House Counsel
In addition to supporting all aspects of business operations, including contract drafting and negotiation, Jessica's practice focuses on marketing, advertising, and promotions, as well as trademarks and copyrights.
Jessica is a native of New York who has recently moved to Vancouver, Canada, but remains available… read more to represent clients in the United States.
Vice President--Law, Cable & Communications, Product Management, Marketing & Sales
Feb 2006 - Jun 2014
Marketing, advertising, promotions, trademarks, copyright, customer communications, media relations, product management, privacy, data security, social media, digital media.
Atkins Nutritionals, Inc.
Associate General Counsel
Apr 2004 - Feb 2006
Drafted and negotiated wide variety of agreements in information and food product industries; reviewed all packaging and advertising materials; advised on all aspects of intellectual property use, clearance, and disputes; drafted and implemented company policy; member of company business development committee.
Fross Zelnick Lehrman & Zissu PC
Sep 2000 - Apr 2004
Advised clients, including apparel, media and entertainment, pharmaceutical, and consumer goods makers, on intellectual property and Internet law, specializing in trademarks, unfair competition, dilution, copyrights, trade secrets, domain names, cybersquatting, right of publicity, and licensing, including trademark search and clearance, prosecution, management of portfolios, and litigation.
Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman, LLP
Feb 1999 - Sep 2000
Business litigation, employment matters, RICO and securities matters.
Weil Gotshal & Manges, LLP
Aug 1997 - Feb 1999
Associate in Business and Securities Litigation; Summer Associate.