Laura S. Buchanan, Associate


Laura Buchanan is a member of the firm's Intellectual Property Practice Group. She focuses her practice on general intellectual property litigation matters including patents, trademarks, and copyrights.

Laura previously served as a judicial extern for a United States District Judge in the Northern District of Illinois, and she was a summer associate at Quarles & Brady in 2016. During law school, she was a member of the Indiana Law Journal and was a tournament finalist in the Sherman Minton Moot Court Competition.

Legal Services

Education and Honors

  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law - Bloomington (J.D., cum laude, 2017)
    • Indiana Law Journal (Online Articles Editor)
    • Sherman Minton Moot Court Competition, Tournament Finalist
    • CALI Award for highest grade in Intellectual Property Survey; CALI Award for highest grade in Trial Advocacy
    • Research Assistant
  • Miami University (B.A., 2014)

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois