experience & education

18+ YEARS


TRANSACTIONAL ~ LITIGATION

SPEAKING ~ EDITING

  •  Various TV & Reality Show & Special Appearance Talent Agreements for VH-1, A&E, MTV, Bravo, ABC-TV, Fox
  • Trademark Trial & Appeals Board Litigation
  •  US District Court cases on trademark infringement
  • Copyright infringement at US District Court
  • LA Superior Court 1st time Case  settlement against GirlsGoneWild
  •  Petition for Granted for Review in The Supreme Court of California re:  “Absolute Privilege in crime reporting.”
  •  Appeared on MSNBC’s Abrams Report, Inside Edition, Court TV and Fox 6 local San Diego News 

Lisa a. cervantes

ATTORNEY AT LAW


• California State Bar Association • San Diego Entertainment & Sports Law Society • Beverly Hills Bar Association • California Lawyers for the Arts • California Copyright Conference



Lisa loves music, film, yoga, ocean sports, bicycling, the arts, travel, history, spirituality, politics, sociology, psychology & the environment.

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • LLM (Masters of Law) in Intellectual Property from  World Intellectual Property Organization [WIPO] Academy; and the International Training Center of International Labor Organization (ITCILO) and University of Torino Faculty of Law Torino, Italy and Geneva, Switzerland, 2015-2016
  • JURIS DOCTORATE Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, California
  • [1997] ~ American Jurisprudence Bancroft-Whitney Award Legal Writing II
  • University of San Diego, Paris, France, Immigration Law, 1997
  • Loyola School of Law & Brooklyn College of Law, Bologna, Italy International Sales, Comparative Business Organizations, 1997
  •  International Law Society, Member
  • BACHELOR OF ARTS – Public Administration - University of Hawaii, West Oahu, Hawaii [1994]
  • ASSOCIATE OF ARTS – Fashion Design The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, Los Angeles CA [1986]