Lauren E. Lake, Associate

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  • This above all: to thine own self be true.

    -William Shakespeare

    Lauren is an Associate in the Firm's Litigation Practice.

Contact

llake@gfrlaw.com
410-576-4004

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Lauren received her J.D., summa cum laude, from the University of Baltimore and was Business Editor for the University of Baltimore Law Review.

Prior to joining Gordon Feinblatt, Lauren was a Judicial Clerk for the Honorable A. David Copperthite of the U.S. District Court for the District Court of Maryland, and the Honorable Douglas R. M. Nazarian of the Maryland Court of Special Appeals. She is also a Maryland Rule 17 Certified Mediator.

In her spare time, Lauren is a marathon and ultramarathon runner, having formerly participated in the Boston Marathon. She also enjoys playing softball and volleyball.

Honors

Named to Maryland Super Lawyers® as a Rising Star, 2020 and 2021

Recipient of the 2019-2020 Bar Association of Baltimore City Young Lawyers' Division Public Service Award

Named to Baltimore’s “Ones to Watch” in Commercial Litigation by Best Lawyers in America®, 2021

Recipient of the Emerging Leaders United 2019 Philanthropic Five Award by United Way of Central Maryland

Named a 2019 Leadership in Law-Generation J.D. Honoree by The Daily Record

Recipient of the 2019 Rising Star Award by University of Baltimore Law Alumni Association

Nominee for the Bar Association of Baltimore City Young Lawyers Division 2019 Public Service Award

Co-Winner of the Maryland State Bar Association-Young Lawyers Section Best Event Award for the 2018 YLS Spring Charity Event

News

Professional and Civic Involvement

Member, Bar Association of Baltimore City, Executive Council, 2018-2020

Commissioner, Maryland Home Improvement Commission, 2019-2020

Bar Association of Baltimore City, Young Lawyers Division, Member-at-Large, 2017-2018; Secretary, 2018-2019; Chair-Elect, 2019-2020

Bar Association of Baltimore City, Young Lawyers Division, Mentoring Committee-Member, 2016-2019; Public Service Committee-Co-Chair, 2017-2019; Policy & Planning Committee-Chair, 2019-2020

Bar Association of Baltimore City, Business Litigation Committee-Member, 2017-2019; Communications and News Journal Committee-Member, 2018-2019; Memorial Committee-Member, 2018-2019

Maryland State Bar Association-Young Lawyers Section, Council Member, 2017-2019; Member-at-Large, 2019-2020

Maryland State Bar Association-Young Lawyers Section, Nonimating Committee-Member, 2017-2019; Activities Committee-Co-Chair, 2017-2019

Member, Maryland Association for Justice

Member, Women's Bar Association of Maryland

Member, American Bar Association

Member, Women Lawyers as Leaders

"Head of Family" Volunteer, Thread

Member, GBMC Philanthropy, Father’s Day 5K Race Planning Committee, 2019

Volunteer, Back on My Feet

Publications and Lectures

  • Co-author of "How Much Is It Worth? A Look at Trade Secret Damages" on Dec. 6, 2019, for the American Bar Assocation's Business Torts & Unfair Competition's publication, Winter 2020, Vol. 27, Issue 1.

Contact

llake@gfrlaw.com
410-576-4004

Teams

EMERGE
Litigation
Technology & Intellectual Property

Education

J.D., Business Law, summa cum laude, University of Baltimore School of Law, 2016
B.A., English - Professional Writing, summa cum laude, University of Baltimore, 2013

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
U.S. District Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Bar Admissions

Maryland, 2016