Roya Rahmanpour is an associate in the Los Angeles office of Barnes & Thornburg LLP, where she is a member of the Litigation Department.
Ms. Rahmanpour’s interests and experience focus on complex business litigation, intellectual property, antitrust and appellate work. She also has experience in commercial litigation involving business torts, unfair competition and contractual disputes. She has represented companies and individuals in the entertainment, telecommunication, technology, medical device and pharmaceutical industries, among others.
Ms. Rahmanpour earned her J.D. from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, where she was the recipient of a merit-based scholarship and graduated near the top of her class. While in law school, Ms. Rahmanpour externed for the Honorable Valerie Baker Fairbank in the Central District of California, served as an editor of the Loyola of Los Angeles Law Review, and participated in the Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court Competition, in which she was awarded Best Appellant Brief. Prior to obtaining her J.D., Ms. Rahmanpour earned her B.S., cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from UCLA. She majored in biology and, upon graduation, received UCLA Biology Departmental Honors.
Ms. Rahmanpour is fluent in Farsi and proficient in basic Spanish. She currently serves on the board of the Guardians of the Los Angeles Jewish Home for the Aging, a non-profit that provides services to 6,000 elderly citizens.
Ms. Rahmanpour is admitted to practice in the state of California, before the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.