University of California, Los Angeles Law School
Hunter College, City University of New York
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
summa cum laude
State Bar of California
Areas of Practice
Film/TV Production Counsel
Internet & New Technology
PRODUCTION COUNSEL/ARTIST REPRESENTATION/INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY DEPARTMENT HEAD
Briana is an associate at Pierce Law Group LLP and works in the areas of negotiating talent, rights acquisition, and licensing agreements; motion picture and television production counsel; guild matters; intellectual property; and internet and new technology law.
Briana earned B.A. degrees in English and Political Science , summa cum laude, from Hunter College, City University of New York, and was a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She earned her Juris Doctorate from University of California Los Angeles School of Law. While in law school, Briana served as the Articles Editor for the UCLA Journal of Environmental Law and Policy.
Prior to becoming an attorney Briana worked in the fashion industry as a buyer and merchandiser, and later completed a fellowship in New York State Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton’s office. Briana is originally from Ithaca, New York.
Honors, Awards, and Activities
“Widening the Battlefield: From Emergency Contraception to Birth Control”, UCLA Women’s Law Journal, Spring 2007