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Shruti Chopra

Tel: 212.735.8628
Fax: 917.522.9928
Email: schopra@morrisoncohen.com

Shruti is an Associate in Morrison Cohen’s Intellectual Property Group and Corporate Department. 

Shruti began her career as an Associate with a full service law firm in Mumbai, India focusing on Intellectual Property and Corporate law. Prior to joining Morrison Cohen, Shruti also worked at a social enterprise start-up with a focus on devising solutions to complex legal and business issues, and with a civil society non-governmental organization leading policy and advocacy efforts for the organization at the United Nations.

Shruti was selected as a Young Lawyer Fellow to the American Bar Association Section of Intellectual Property Law (ABA-IPL) in 2018-19 for a three-year term. She was recently appointed as Chair of the Young Lawyers Action Group and Vice-Chair of the Information Technology Committee of the ABA-IPL for the 2019-2020 association year. Shruti also serves as Co-Chair of the Privacy, Cybersecurity and Digital Rights Committee and Vice-Chair (Diversity) of the India Committee, both part of ABA’s Section of International Law, and as Chair of the Mentorship Program for the Asian American Bar Association of New York. Shruti routinely participates in speaking engagements and publishes articles which have addressed topics including intellectual property rights in India and the US, and data protection and privacy laws.

Since being admitted to practice in New York, Shruti has also provided pro-bono transactional and legal services to low-income entrepreneurs and start-ups through Volunteers of Legal Service. Shruti is fluent in Hindi.

Professional Activities

New York State Bar Association
-   IP Section Liaison, Executive Committee, Young Lawyers Section

American Bar Association
-   Young Lawyer Fellow, Intellectual Property Law Section
-   Member, Membership Board, Intellectual Property Law Section
-   Chair, Young Lawyers Action Group, Intellectual Property Law Section
-   Co-Chair, Privacy, Cybersecurity, & Digital Rights Committee, International Law Section
-   Vice Chair, Information Technology Committee, Intellectual Property Law Section
-   Vice Chair, Membership, International Law Section
-   Vice-Chair, India Committee, International Law Section

Chair, Mentorship Committee, Asian American Bar Association of New York