Lauren Linderman litigates complex commercial disputes, advocating for businesses and franchisors during trade secret, noncompete and trademark litigation and other business torts and contractual disputes. She helps companies protect the valuable trade secrets and intellectual property that are critical to their businesses, including by providing strategic advice and oversight on trade secret protection programs and implementation of clean room development plans. Lauren’s experience includes a part-time secondment with a Fortune 10 company’s in-house intellectual property legal team and a recent trial victory in federal court in Los Angeles, where the jury returned a complete defense verdict in a $243 million trademark infringement case.
Lauren has extensive consulting, pretrial, trial and appellate experience in state and federal courts and in both arbitration and mediation. She also provides business-focused and practical advice on managing risk and protecting innovations, with a focus on clients in the franchise and distribution space and clients that are developing new technologies.