Ariel E. Ronneburger is an partner in the firm’s Commercial Litigation and Intellectual Property departments. She focuses her practice on intellectual property, employment, and energy-related matters. Ariel also represents clients in matters involving banking and financial institutions, including eminent domain proceedings for major utility companies, civil rights matters and commercial contract disputes.
Ariel played a role in the firm becoming a registered agent with the Trademark Clearinghouse, and she routinely advises clients with regard to Trademark Clearinghouse registrations, top-level domain registrations, and protecting trademarks from misuse with these new domains. Her intellectual property practice also includes representing clients in trademark and copyright infringement matters in federal court, and advising clients on issues related to trademarks, copyrights and the protection of intellectual property on social media. Previous to attending law school, Ariel earned both undergraduate and graduate degrees in the field of Neurobiology.
Ariel currently serves on the Board of Directors of the Nassau County Bar Association and, from 2015-2018, served as the Chair of the Nassau County Bar Association Intellectual Property Committee. She has also been chosen to speak at several national webinars regarding the issue of trademark protection on the Internet.