Amelia Pennington focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation and intellectual property (IP) disputes. Amelia has an active pro bono practice spanning a wide variety of matters, including advising on housing matters and work for Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts (VLA).
While attending law school, Amelia was a research assistant for two professors and was selected to compete in the Saul Lefkowitz Moot Court Competition as part of a two-person trademark moot court team. She also participated in the Intellectual Property Clinic and interned at a boutique IP firm in Boston. Amelia was also the secretary of the Intellectual Property Law Association and participated in the Honors Judicial Internship program, serving as an intern to Judge Denise J. Casper of the US District Court for the District of Massachusetts in 2017.
New England Law Boston, 2018, J.D., summa cum laude, Valedictorian of the Boston Day Division Class of 2018, Dean’s List
Allegheny College, 2015, B.A., Political Science, Minor in Communication Arts, cum laude
Awards and Affiliations
Recipient, Dean Arthur W. MacLean Award for Academic Excellence
Recipient, Justice Sandra Day O’Connor Full Tuition Merit Scholarship
Recipient, Trustee Scholarship (awarded to highest ranking class member)
New England Scholar
2nd Prize in Boston Patent Law Association Writing Competition (2016)
Associate Staff Member, New England Law Review (2016–2017)
Recipient, 14 CALI Excellence for the Future Awards, including Intellectual Property Litigation, Copyright Law, Trademarks & Unfair Competition, Evidence, Civil Procedure I, and Civil Procedure II