Shelise is a member of the Utah Bar, and is routinely involved in trademark prosecution and enforcement, intellectual property and commercial litigation, and contract drafting and review. Her practice also includes advising clients on data protection issues in connection with various data privacy laws, including the European Union’s and United Kingdom’s General Data Protection Regulations (“GDPR”), the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”), and the California Privacy Rights Act (“CPRA”). Shelise assists clients in reviewing the applicability of these laws, assessing risks and legal obligations associated with them, providing company-wide trainings, drafting and reviewing company privacy programs and policies, and reviewing cross-border data transfers where applicable.
Shelise is from Southern California and moved to Utah to attend Brigham Young University, were she obtained both her undergrad and law school degrees. Shelise enjoys reading, writing, and literature and majored in English before attending law school. In fact, Shelise grew up reading intellectual property textbooks from her family’s library, which helped set the foundation for her career. Shelise has worked in an office of general counsel, as a research fellow, with BYU’s Copyright Licensing Office, and with three law firms on IP matters. Shelise has also participated in a number of moot court competitions and enjoys attending them.