Emory Roane

Juris Doctor | Legal-tech, IP, privacy, occasionally cohost of This WEEK in LAW

Summary

Driven and innovative Juris Doctor, thrives on dealing with the legal demands of our developing technologies. An excellent communicator and experienced working with clients directly and remotely. Well versed in copyright, privacy and internet regulatory law, excited to research and learn new areas to better serve the client, the public and the profession.

Highlights

  • Drafting Legal Documents
  • Communication with Clients
  • Copyright
  • Privacy
  • Internet Regulation
  • Blockchain, Cryptocurrencies, Smart Contracts

Experience

New Media Rights, Intern

May 2015 – December 2015;  August 2016 – April 2017

While working at New Media Rights, under the supervision of Art Neill, Teri Karobonik and Shaun Spaulding, assisted entrepreneurs, students and other creative professionals field copyright complaints, draft legal agreements and provide necessary legal services. Submitted comments to, and was cited in, the Copyright Office’s 1201 Anti-circumvention Exemptions Ruling in 2015.

Privacy Rights Clearinghouse, Intern

January 2016 – August 2016

Gained valuable experience working towards policy goals and alongside other similarly focused nonprofit organizations. Researched legislation and prepared summaries for supervising attorney. Assisted in updating copyright and privacy policy of the organization.

This Week in Law, Intern, Co-Host

August 2015 – March 2017

Tasked with researching weekly discussion topics, focused on the intersect of law and technology. Additionally, handled scheduling and invitations of weekly guests. Beginning in January, 2016 , co-hosted weekly CLE-crediting legal podcast, “This Week in Law,” alongside Denise Howell and J. Michael Keyes.

Internet Law and Policy Foundry, Fellow Class of 2017

March 2017 - Present

The Foundry is a collaborative organization for Internet law and policy professionals who are passionate about disruptive innovation. The Foundry offers members a platform for professional development, constructive debate, and network-building within a cohort of skilled attorneys and policy analysts eager to help shape the development of Internet law and policy. As part of the 2017 class of fellows, Emory is exploring opportunities to further the goals of the Foundry while connecting and working with some of the brightest young minds in Legal tech and policy world.

 

Education

Juris Doctor, San Diego, CA,  California Western School of Law

August, 2014 – April 2017

                   Dean’s Honor List, Fall 2015 & Spring 2016

                   Harvey R. Levine Scholarship Recipient