Alicia Sharon

Associate
Sharon Alicia

Alicia Sharon focuses on litigating intellectual property disputes, including trademark, patent, copyright, and rights of publicity. Alicia represents clients in federal court, before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), and in Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution (UDRP) proceedings. She assists in managing high-volume trademark enforcement programs for multinational companies by maintaining enforcement databases, preparing cease and desist letters, and negotiating settlement agreements. Alicia also has experience with trademark prosecution. She performs trademark audits, as well as domestic and international trademark clearance work.

In 2020, Alicia worked as a legal intern for the U.S. House Judiciary Committee where she worked on the impeachment trial team supporting House impeachment managers. She also worked on other policy issues under the Committee’s jurisdiction, such as voting rights, DOJ oversight, and criminal justice and bail reform.

During law school, Alicia served as an extern in the Legal Affairs Office of a television studio, where she drafted contracts and releases, and assisted with television production issues on scripted and non-scripted programming, including clearance, guild, and rights issues. Alicia also served as a law clerk in the Hardcore Gang Division of the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office, where she assisted with drafting pre-trial motions and trial briefs, prepared trial exhibits, and assisted with voir dire and witness preparation.

Prior to her legal career, Alicia spent three years working as a security operations analyst in the Office of Infrastructure Protection at the Department of Homeland Security and served as a regulatory and policy intern at the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) of the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

 

Experience

Government Experience

  • Legal Intern, U.S. House Judiciary Committee
  • Security operations analyst, Office of Infrastructure Protection, Department of Homeland Security
  • Regulatory and policy intern, Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), U.S. Department of the Treasury

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Credentials
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Education

  • J.D. University of California, Los Angeles School of Law 2018
    • Managing editor, Women's Law Journal
  • B.A. magna cum laude James Madison University 2012
    • Honors Program
    • Phi Beta Kappa
    • Dean's List
     

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • District of Columbia