Joined NMR in:
Erika is a post-bar fellow with New Media Rights. During law school, Erika worked for New Media Rights as an intern and student fellow before spending a semester in Los Angeles working in the business and legal affairs department of Shout! Factory, a multi-platform media company.
Erika received her Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law, and her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. While obtaining her undergraduate degree, Erika worked for four years in the marketing department of a large performing arts center in Madison, Wisconsin, where she assisted in programming projects and events that engaged local communities with the arts, and promoted national Broadway and non-Broadway touring productions. During law school, Erika developed a strong interest in copyright law and new media from her classes, her work outside the classroom, as well as the influence of her friends who are pursuing careers in the entertainment industry.
Awaiting the results of the July administration of the California Bar Exam, Erika has returned to San Diego to continue her work with New Media Rights in intellectual property, privacy, and media law.
- Panel Moderator, “Contract Negotiations: Closing the Deal with the Perfect Pitch,” Entertainment & Sports Law Symposium, California Western School of Law, San Diego, CA, March 2017.
- Speaker, “Copyright Law 101 for Creators,” University of California San Diego Extension, San Diego, CA, June 2016.
- Speaker, “Copyright Law 101 for Creators,” San Diego City College, San Diego, CA, May 2016.