L. Janá Sigars-Malina

Of Counsel
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Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A.

Bar associations

  • Florida Bar Association
    - Secretary, International Law Section
  • American Bar Association
    - Regional Chair, WIN Committee, International Law and Practice Section

State Bar Memberships

Education

Cleveland-Marshall School of Law

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Honors & Awards

  • Appointment by Florida Governor Lawton Chiles, Florida/Sao Paulo Sister State Cooperation Committee
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L. JANÁ SIGARS-MALINA is Of Counsel to Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg, P.A., resident in the Miami office. Her practice has involved international commercial transactions and business law, including foreign and domestic intellectual property, licensing and distribution, product development and technology transfer, foreign trade, and immigration work. She has represented national and multinational corporations as their trademark counsel and has advised them regarding protection of their intellectual property rights through various legal vehicles including distribution and licensing agreements, technology transfer and joint ventures. She has also lectured extensively in the U.S. and abroad and authored numerous articles on topics such as U.S. and international trademark matters, the effects of international trade agreements, IPR, and product development, protection and distribution in the U.S. and Latin America.

Ms. Sigars received her law degree from the Cleveland-Marshall School of Law and is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She is a member of the bar in Florida and a member of the Florida Bar Association, where she is secretary of the International Law Section. She serves on the Board of Governors and the Export Development Committee of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, and is past chair of the Chamber’s Southern Cone and Miami-Brazil committees. She is editor of The Exporter, Miami’s Guide to Export Resources, and was appointed by former Florida Governor Lawton Chiles to the Florida/Sao Paulo Sister State Cooperation Committee. Her professional affiliations also include the American Bar Association (regional chair, WIN Committee, Section of International Law and Practice), the International Trademark Association, the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the Inter-American Bar Association and the Union International des Advocats.

Publications

Editor, The Exporter, Miami's Guide to Export Resources

Professional Associations

Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce

- Board of Governors

Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce

- Past Chair, Southern Cone Committee

- Past Chair, Miami Export Development Committee

International Trademark Association

American Intellectual Property Law Association

Inter-American Bar Association and the Union International des Advocats

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