AREA OF PRACTICE

IP Litigation

Biography

Yarelyn Mena is an associate in the IP Litigation Practice Group.

Prior to joining Brown Rudnick, Yarelyn was a Summer Associate at the firm. She was a Legal Intern at Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., Fluent, Inc., and S&P Global Market Intelligence and a Legal Research Assistant at Wordsworth Law Publications, Inc. While in law school, Yarelyn was a Legal Intern at Fordham Law’s Samuel-Glushko Intellectual Property and Information Law Clinic where she advised authors on copyright matters. As a law student, she was selected as one of twenty-five students around the country to participate in the Hispanic National Bar Association/Microsoft Intellectual Property Law Institute.

In September 2020, Yarelyn was selected to participate in the Hispanic National Bar Association’s Latina Leadership Academy with women in the legal profession from across the nation.

Education

Fordham University School of Law – J.D., 2019
Hunter College – B.A., cum laude, 2015

Bar Admissions

New York

Languages

Spanish
Speaking Engagements
Moderator, “Practice of Law as a Business,” Women’s Leadership Institute (January 31, 2020)
Professional Affiliations
Hispanic National Bar Association
New York Bar Association
Awards and Honors
Hispanic National Bar Association’s Latina Leadership Academy (September 2020)
The Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award, Fordham University (2019)