As a business lawyer, Jennifer takes a practical, business-oriented approach to achieve the best results for her clients. She represents clients of all sizes, including Fortune 500 companies, in complex intellectual property transactions such as collaboration agreements, joint development agreements, product divestitures, license agreements, and IT and business process outsourcing agreements. She also represents clients in advertising, promotions and sweepstakes compliance.
Prior to founding Morningstar Law Group, Jennifer was a partner at Womble Carlyle and head of the firm’s Intellectual Property transaction team. She began her legal career by clerking for U.S. Magistrate Judge Hon. Alexander B. Denson in the Eastern District of North Carolina.
When she is not practicing law, Jennifer enjoys traveling with her husband Marc and sons Deane and Wes.
Go where you like the people. You can change your practice area, but you can’t change the people you work with.
Jennifer has published numerous articles and given numerous presentations on the topics of licensing, IP transactions, advertising, promotions and sweepstakes.
Avoiding Pitfalls in Promotions and Advertising While Keeping the Peace with your Marketing Department