Our Team

Meet our fantastic team of business lawyers and professionals.

Louise Leduc Kennedy
Founding Attorney, IP & Strategic Transactions Counsel
Practice Areas Education
University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., with honors
Smith College, B.A. Economics
Shehla Syed
IP Strategist & Litigator, Trademark, Copyright & Patent Attorney
Practice Areas Education
University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D.
Johns Hopkins University, B.A. Biology & Economics
Deborah Verga
IP Strategy and Transactions Attorney
Practice Areas Education
Boston University School of Law, J.D. Edward F. Hennessey Scholar
Brandeis University, B.A. Computer Science, Magna Cum Laude
Kim Prior
Business & Finance, Transactional Attorney
Practice Areas Education
Suffolk University Law School, J.D.
Gordon College, B.A. Psychology, Cum Laude
Hayley Duquette
IP & Business Transactions Attorney
Practice Areas Education
Suffolk University Law School, Doctor of Law J.D. Cum Laude
Endicott College, B.A. English, Magna Cum Laude
Justine E. Black
Technology Transactions Attorney
Practice Areas Education
University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, J.D. Buisness Law Certificate
New York University, B.A. with Honors in History & Politics, Cinema Studies Minor, Magna Cum Laude
Kathleen Shaffer
IP Paralegal
Practice Areas Education
Notre Dame of Maryland University, B.A. Economics, Magna Cum Laude
Stevenson University (formerly known as Villa Julie College), A.A. Paralegal Studies, Magna Cum Laude
Kimberly Biggs
Office Manager
Education
A.S. Early Childhood Education, Mount Ida College
Gina M. McCusker
Director of Operations
Education
B.A. Accounting, Concordia College
Jennifer Soldner
Director of People & Culture
Education
B.S. Sociology, Western University