Partner | Los Angeles
Secretary Leigh-Anne Locke
Gina is a partner in the corporate team and leads the global fashion tech practice.Gina focuses on technology, fashion, and fashion technology, helping clients protect their innovation through commercial agreements, and patent, trademark and copyright procurement and litigation. She leads a global practice focused on advising fashion tech clients on matters involving the metaverse, artificial intelligence (AI), corporate formation, venture capital, corporate transactions, real estate, privacy, e-commerce, intellectual property, and more.
Gina routinely handles matters involving data privacy, e-commerce, intellectual property and technology licensing, and intellectual property counseling. She has significant trial experience handling complex intellectual property, unfair competition, and trade secret disputes. Gina is also a registered patent attorney and former computer software engineer.
Prior to joining Withers, Gina practiced in the Silicon Valley offices of AmLaw 50 and AmLaw 100 law firms, where she was recognized by Super Lawyers® as a Rising Star for her intellectual property litigation work. She studied fashion law and fashion-technology law at the Fashion Law Institute's Intensive Program and Silicon Valley Fashion and Technology Program.
In recognition of her innovative fashion tech practice, The American Lawyer named Gina a 2021 Trailblazer. She is also recognized as a 2021-2023 Minority Leader of Influence and a 2021 Woman of Influence by the Los Angeles Business Journal. She holds a JD from the George Washington University School of Law and a BA in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of Colorado at Boulder.