Jomarie B. Fredericks
Jomarie B. Fredericks is Deputy General Counsel & Chief Intellectual Property Counsel for Rotary International, the worldwide not-for-profit association of 35,000 member Rotary clubs and The Rotary Foundation. In this role, she leads a team of experienced professionals who are responsible for all trademark, copyright, licensing and domain name work for Rotary International, globally.
Ms. Fredericks joined Rotary International after being in private practice with law firms in Chicago, where she practiced in trademark, copyright, libel, privacy and commercial and First Amendment litigation, with an emphasis on libel defense and media law, and after a prior career in radio.
Ms. Fredericks holds an LL.M. in Intellectual Property from The John Marshall Law School, where she now serves on the Advisory Board, a J.D. from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law and an M.S. and a B.A. from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Ms. Fredericks currently serves on the Executive Committee of the Board and is the Group Officer of the Communications Group.