Crystal L. Lawson


New Jersey Business Lawyer

Crystal L. Lawson, Esq. is the Founder and Principal Attorney of the Lawson Firm, LLC, a boutique intellectual property law firm based in Newark, New Jersey. Focusing on trademark, copyright, and business law, Ms. Lawson’s mission is to protect the innovation and diversity of creatives as they scale their businesses in the digital global market. Ms. Lawson will be incorporating her intellectual property and business law practice into our Firm.

Prior to founding the Lawson Firm, Ms. Lawson worked as a complex commercial litigator at Genova Burns LLC, representing fortune 500 companies in high profile cases. Ms. Lawson also practiced municipal land use and zoning law during her time at Diktas Gillen PC, and insurance coverage litigation as an associate attorney with Connell Foley LLP.

Ms. Lawson began her legal career as a law clerk to the Honorable Heidi W. Currier, J.A.D., serving a one year-term in the New Jersey Superior Court Appellate Division. Ms. Lawson is a 2016 graduate of St. John’s University School of Law, where she attended on the full tuition Ronald H. Brown Scholarship, and a 2011 magna cum laude graduate of William Paterson University, where she also attended on a full tuition Trustee Scholarship.