Amber McClain

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Profile Title
Associate
Bar Information

Admitted to the Colorado Bar, 2010

Education

Golden Gate University School of Law, JD – 2005
Metropolitan State College of Denver, BS Criminal Justice & Criminology – 1996

Other & Prior Employment

Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP, Paralegal--San Francisco
Stein & Lubin, Legal Assistant—San Francisco
Pier 5 Law Offices, law clerk – San Francisco
Cooper Tanis Fuller & Cohen, law clerk—Broomfield, CO
U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit, Judicial Assistant—Denver
Insatiable Sound SF, Artist Manager—San Francisco

Biography

Ms. McClain works as an associate attorney in the Denver office of Kumin Sommers LLP, focusing primarily on medical cannabis, criminal, juvenile and intellectual property/entertainment law.
Ms. McClain received her JD from Golden Gate University with honorary recognition in Intellectual Property and Entertainment law. Inspired by music and creativity she worked extensively in the music industry as an artist manager and negotiated a number of sync licensing contracts, production agreements, as well as a complex recording contract for one of her artists.
A Colorado native, Ms. McClain spent over twelve years in the San Francisco Bay Area. During law school she worked for several large San Francisco law firms as a legal assistant/paralegal primarily in the areas of labor & employment law and general civil litigation. Both law clerk positions were in the area of criminal defense. Community activism and civil rights are very important to Ms. McClain. She volunteered for Bay Area Women Against Rape for over 10 years as a rape crisis counselor and activist. In addition she volunteered with the International Rescue Committee as a mentor to a Bhutanese refugee family in Oakland, and as a volunteer lawyer for The Animal Law Center of Colorado.

Memberships

Colorado Bar Assn: Sports & Entertainment Section; Intellectual Property Section; Labor & Employment Section
Denver Bar Assn: Young Lawyers Division
NORML Legal Committee
NORML Women’s Alliance

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