Profile

Megan Mulford is a partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group and the Sports, Entertainment and Media Group, focusing her practice on copyright, trademark and right of publicity matters, and transactions involving intellectual property. Megan helps clients identify, protect and leverage their intellectual property assets to create brand value and serves a broad client base, including entrepreneurs, authors, artists, nonprofits and large corporations.

Megan received her J.D. from the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law – Indianapolis, cum laude, in 2005.  She was an Honor Scholar at DePauw, and received her B.A. in communication arts and sciences, magna cum laude, with a minor in art history in 2002.

Education

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law – Indianapolis (J.D., cum laude, 2005)
DePauw University (B.A. in communication arts and sciences, magna cum laude, 2002)

Honors / Awards

Indiana Super Lawyers® – Rising Stars Edition (2016-2019); Norman Lefstein Award of Excellence for 200+ hours of pro bono service (2005)

Appearances / Publications

“How to Become a Published Author or Represent One” (ICLEF Seminar, September, 2014);

“Branded:  Developing, Using and Protecting Trademarks” (SMPS Indiana, August 2011);

“Copyright & Trademark Issues for the General Practitioner” (ICLEF Seminar,  August 2010);

“Minimize Your Legal Costs While Maximizing Your IP Protection” (Discovery Park, Purdue Research Park, January 2009);

“Intellectual Property Issues” (Art Institute of Indianapolis, Business Law Course)

Appointments / Memberships

Member: Indiana State Bar Association; Indianapolis Bar Association; INTA (International Trademark Association); Legal Review Panel for Rights and Reproductions: The Handbook for Cultural Institutions (2014 – present); DePauw University Board of Visitors (2015-present); Alpha Chi Omega National Communications Advisory Committee; DePauw University Greek Leadership Commission; Alpha Chapter of Alpha Chi Omega (advisory board); DePauw Law Alumni Group – Steering Committee

Admissions

Indiana