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Copyright Trademark Lawyer, Social Media Attorney, Book lawyer, Business Attorney, Contracts, Publishing Law

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Licensed

  1. Intellectual Property: 75%
    25 years
  2. Business: 21%
    25 years
  3. Trusts: 2%
  4. Wills: 2%

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Free consultation (20 minutes)

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Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Mill Valley Office.

775 E Blithedale Ave,
Ste 325
Mill Valley, CA, 94941

Palm Desert Office.

44489 Town Center Way
Ste D-168
Palm Desert, CA, 92260

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
DCActive 201311/29/2015
CAActive200711/20/2015
NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 199103/13/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Ofc. of Francine D. Ward1991 - Present
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationCommission on Lawyer Assistance Programs2014 - 2015
American Bar AssociationIPL Section Trademark Ex Parte Committee Chair2011 - 2014
American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law SectionChair, Sub-Committee on Terms of Use2011 - Present
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Staying Legal Guide to Copyrights & TrademarksStaying Legal Guide to Copyrights & Trademarks2007
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgetown University Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
City University of New York, Hunter CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Continuing Legal EducationCopyright for the Non-IP Lawyer2014
American Bar AssociationThe Ethics of Social Media & Cloud Computing2014