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Mentor Session: Deena Merlen

A new addition to SXSW Interactive in 2012, Mentor Sessions enable less-established new media professionals to gain seven minutes of direct one-on-one career-related council from a more established / more experienced new media professional. Please visit this URL to sign up -


Deena Merlen Partner with Reavis Parent Lehrer LLP Maidentrip

Want to chat about Entrepreneurialism and Business - forming a company, naming, branding, staffing, funding, protecting the IP? I’ll be presenting a mentor session at SXSW on Sunday, March 10 at 5:00. Please see for details. Maybe I’ll see you there! You can sign up at

Or look for me at the SXSW world premiere of Maidentrip.

• Partner with the law firm of REAVIS PARENT LEHRER LLP, headquartered in Manhattan. I largely focus my practice on entertainment law, copyright, trademark, licensing, employment law, business law and commercial transactions. Admitted to practice in New York and Connecticut.
• Chairman of the Entertainment Law Committee of the Fairfield County Bar Association.
• Chairman of the Board of Directors and President of Friendship Ambassadors Foundation Inc., a non-profit organization and NGO involved in international cultural exchange and the arts.
• For further information on our firm and its other practice areas, please see Our attorneys and affiliated attorneys are admitted to practice in New York, California and Connecticut, and I can be reached at