Pamela Gavin

Managing Member

Pamela C. Gavin’s practice focuses in Intellectual Property, Entertainment Law, and Business Law.

Pam has extensive experience in U.S. and international trademark registration and enforcement, entertainment/music law, as well wide ranging experience in copyright registration and enforcement. Full Bio.

Rina Van Orden


Rina is a Partner at Gavin Law Offices with an intellectual property law practice focused on trademark preclearance, registration, and infringement, copyright and the DMCA, domain disputes, and contracts and licensing agreements. Full Bio.

Kat Gavin


Kat handles a wide range of matters including trademark prosecution and enforcement, contractual and transactional legal matters, entity formation, copyright prosecution and enforcement, and domain disputes.  Full Bio

Fred Freeman


Fred is an associate at Gavin Law Offices focusing on intellectual property matters. Full Bio

Courtney Reigel


Courtney graduated from the University of Richmond School of Law, where she concentrated on environmental law and intellectual property and earned University of Richmond’s Intellectual Property Certificate. Full Bio

Alan Etkin

of Counsel

Mr. Etkin has a wide range of knowledge and understanding of issues facing businesses including operations, sales and marketing, technology and product development, complex transactions, alliances and partnerships, licensing, human resources, training, domestic and international tax, financial reporting and analysis, corporate governance and compliance, shareholder agreements, mergers and acquisitions. Full Bio

Elva Mason Holland

of Counsel

Elva Mason has worked in major law firms and as in-house counsel in litigation, corporate, entertainment and international law. She has worked on and negotiated deals and provided legal assistance for talent in most facets of entertainment including national television, radio, performance agreements, international touring deals, recording and production, and major motion picture and documentary film. Full Bio

Sean King

of Counsel

Sean King is a renowned legal, tax and business advisor who brings to his clients not only technical expertise, but also a cultural and commercial awareness that can only be gained by living and working in numerous countries and on multiple continents. Full Bio

Isabella Aradi

Senior IP Paralegal

Isabella assists in the prosecution and maintenance of large trademark portfolios and management reporting.  Full Bio.

Katie Van Schooneveld

Executive Director

(formerly Katie Schexnayder) As executive director, Katie oversees the firm’s finance, information technology, marketing and business development, human resources and administrative functions. Full Bio

Support Staff

Ashley Westfall

Paralegal I

Ashley Westfall comes to Gavin Law Offices with a background in customer service, legal assisting and office management, as well as, education in paralegal studies. Ashley’s duties are focused on the customer experience from the moment you call Gavin Law Offices throughout your entire legal experience.

Jennifer Lovings

Administrative Assistant

Jennifer Lovings brings exceptional communication and organizational skills as well as a wide variety of knowledge and administrative experience to support the team at Gavin Law Offices. Her background includes accounts payable, managing day-to-day operations of a busy office, and facilitating project management.

Jennifer enjoys spending time with family and coaching new runners in the 8k training program for Richmond Sports Backers.  Her goal this year is to complete a triathlon.