Emily Penaskovic is a corporate attorney whose practice encompasses a broad range of transactional, securities and general corporate matters. Emily has experience counseling companies in connection with entity formation, capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, contract negotiations and corporate governance. Emily’s practice also involves all aspects of trademark and copyright protection, as well as intellectual property licensing. During law school, Emily obtained a Certificate in Intellectual Property and interned with the Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurship Law Clinic in Hartford, Connecticut. Prior to joining the firm, Emily was a corporate associate in Boston.

Currently, Emily is on the Board of Directors of the New Hampshire Tech Alliance, and she is the Chair of the Alliance’s Startup Committee. Emily has also served on the Board of Directors of the Manchester Young Professionals Network, and was the Chair of the New Hampshire Startup Challenge.

Education:

  • University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D., with honors
  • University of New Hampshire, B.A., summa cum laude

Publications:

  • Ask the Expert:  Collaboration is Key for Entrepreneurs and Organizations that Support Them, Union Leader, October 2, 2018.
  • Ask the Expert: Securities Laws Get an Upgrade, Union Leader, Jan. 10, 2016.
  • Sweeping Changes Are Improving the Landscape for Entrepreneurs, New Hampshire Bar News, Dec. 16, 2015.
  • Defining Genuine Use Requirements of Community Trademarks in Light of an Expanding European Union, Connecticut Journal of International Law, Vol. 27 (Spring 2012).

Memberships:

  • New Hampshire
  • Massachusetts

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • New Hampshire Tech Alliance, Board of Directors
  • New Hampshire Tech Alliance, Startup Committee, Chair
  • Manchester Young Professionals Network, Board of Directors, Secretary
  • New Hampshire Startup Challenge, Chair
  • New Hampshire Bar Association
  • Leadership Greater Manchester, Class of 2014