Trade Secret Preservation and Protection
Trademark and Copyright Registration
Technology Licensing and Internet Law
Business and Commercial Litigation
Intellectual Property and Complex Litigation
- Thomas Jefferson School of Law, J.D., 2014, Certificate in Global Legal Studies, 2014
- University of California, Santa Cruz, B.A., 2009
- U.S. Virgin Islands
- United States District Courts for the Central and Northern Districts of California
- United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Brittany Nobles is an Associate attorney in the firm’s Litigation Group, where she focuses on intellectual property and business litigation.Prior to joining Thoits, Brittany spent nearly seven years with a premier boutique intellectual property firm in Irvine, California, where she worked heavily on intellectual property, business, and commercial litigation and arbitration, including matters covering trade secret, defamation, contract, and business tort issues.
In addition to her work on federal and state court matters, Brittany has lent her investigative, legal research, and drafting skills to intellectual property enforcement matters and matters before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. Brittany has also handled copyright and trademark prosecution, as well as licensing and transactional matters covering a wide range of arts and technologies.
During law school, Brittany achieved Honors in Advanced Negotiation and Contracts Drafting in the Sports Industry and earned awards for excellence in Legal Writing for Practice. Brittany also served as a Research Assistant to two professors, interned with the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, and completed coursework in International Law and Art Business through Sotheby’s Institute of Art.
Brittany earned her B.A. from UC Santa Cruz as a double major in History of Art and Visual Culture with a Concentration in Religion and Visual Culture, and Politics. While at UCSC, Brittany also earned a Minor in Sociology, studied Arabic, Biblical Hebrew, French, and Middle Egyptian Hieroglyphs, and played a forward position on the school’s women’s rugby team.
Outside the practice of law, Brittany volunteers as an Assistant Coach to the Ivanna Eudora Kean High School moot court team in the U.S. Virgin Islands, and is a Founding Board Member of Filipino Lawyers of Orange County. As a member of the VI Bar, Brittany has delivered CLE presentations on copyright issues and Thoreau’s Civil Disobedience.
- Filipino Lawyers of Orange County, Founding Board Member
- Virgin Islands Bar Association, Annual Moot Court Competition Assistant Coach
- Girl Scouts of America, Lifetime Girl Scout and Silver Award Recipient