- Practice Areas: Immigration, Family Law, Bankruptcy
- Firm: Law Offices of Amy Ghosh
Private Practice, Law Offices of Amy Ghosh: Practice emphasizes Immigration Law (40%), Family Law (30%), Employment Law & Civil Litigation (10%), Bankruptcy Law (10%) and Intellectual Property Law (10%). Currently serving in the Bankruptcy Court, Central District mediation panel, and Los Angeles Superior Court mediation panel. Has offered seminars on various immigration topics in Philippines and Singapore. Successfully conducted litigation in a variety of high-profile cases. Achieved favorable resolution of complex, often difficult to win cases. . Authored many immigration and business law related articles for India Post, India Journal, California Examiner, and Que Pasa Magazine.
Associate Attorney, Selman & Breitman: As an associate attorney in the complex litigation department of a 70-attorney defense firm specializing in representation of insurers in coverage and extra-contractual matters, responsibilities include: Dealing with every aspect of litigation emphasizing Intellectual Property issues such as Copyright and Trademark Infringement, Business Torts such as Interference with Contract, Interference with Prospective Economic Advantage, Trade Secret / Unfair Competition and Unfair Trade Practice, Employment related issues such as Workers’ Comp, Wrongful Termination, FMLA and variety of corporate transactional matters.
In-house Counsel, eIndia.com, Inc.: As an in-house counsel, responsibilities include: Drafting e-commerce related agreements such as content licensing agreements, link-share and Internet distribution agreements; Dealing with different website related issues such as design (creation, maintenance and ownership of website content, hyperlinks, website aesthetics and functionality), distribution rights, and related intellectual property rights (trademark/copyright) to online content; Preparing for Merger & Acquisition and IPO; Dealing with Internet domain name disputes, foreign domain names registration.
Associate Attorney, Rozsa-Chen: Preparing and prosecuting patent and trademark applications; performing patentability analysis, infringement and validity studies; dealing with licensing of Intellectual Property rights and anti-trust aspects of R & D and Joint Ventures; worked on several biotech and mechanical patent infringement litigation.
Has extensive experience in marketing and managing projects for high-technology industry (Motorola, Hewlett Packard, Computer Associates, and Unisys). Performed market research, feasibility analysis and business development relating to newly developed hardware and software products of Fortune 500 companies. Utilized statistical software to interpret research data. Expanded Value Added Reseller programs for hardware and software OEMs and acted as a liaison between them.
Also, worked as a biochemist for SmithKline Beecham and Cedars Sinai Medical Center laboratories. Took part in several NIH granted research projects where main responsibilities included: conducting clinical trials, animal studies, interpreting research data, writing grant proposals and performing different types of assays using protein sequencing, chomatographic and DNA sequencing techniques.
2002-Present, Private Practice
2000- 2001, Los Angeles, Selman & Breitman, Associate Attorney
2000- 2000, Woodland Hills, eINDIA.COM, INC., In-house Counsel
1999 -2000, Encino, Rozsa-Chen, Associate Attorney
1998-1999, Van Nuys, Los Angeles Superior Court, Judicial Internship
1993 -1998, Calabasas, Mueller / Shields, Marketing Manager
1992 -1993, Los Angeles, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Research Assoc.
1990 -1992, Van Nuys, SmithKline Beecham Clinical Lab, Research Assoc.
University of La Verne College of Law Woodland Hills Campus
Juris Doctor December 1998
University of Calcutta Calcutta, India
Bachelor of Science
Majored in Chemistry June 1986
1999 State Of California
Asian American Action Fund
National Immigration Project of National Lawyer’s Guild
San Fernando Valley Bar Association
South Asian Bar Association
Asian American Legal Defense & Education Fund