M.J. Williams Law offers practical, client-centered legal support to creative businesses, creatives engaging in business, reporters, media companies, and political activists. We counsel, represent and advocate for you, and litigate your administrative, state, and federal matters.
Our focus is your intellectual property. We advise on IP selection, creation, collaborations + register trademarks and copyrights in the U.S. and abroad + defend against infringers + license your creative work and brands. And more.
M.J. Williams Law also papers and protects businesses as they grow + recommends best practices to avoid disputes + interfaces with regulatory agencies to keep you in compliance + negotiates contracts with an eye to the end game + litigates when conflicts cannot otherwise be resolved.
Committed to a robust pro bono practice, we also counsel on and litigate Freedom of Information matters for reporters and activists + consult on legal issues with grassroots political groups and community initiatives.
M.J. Williams owns the firm and manages its work for you. She has successfully practiced law in New York City for nearly a decade, gaining experience at a law firm renowned for its intellectual property and media law practices. Before that, she worked with artists and arts institutions in the U.S. and abroad for over 15 years.