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About Maxwell Goss

Protecting Your Brand and IP Assets

“Opportunities don’t happen; you create them.”

Elizabeth Erickson is an Associate Attorney with the firm. Liz brings a breadth of intellectual property knowledge and experience, focusing her practice on trademarks, brand management, licensing, and litigation.

Liz is an honors graduate of the Michigan State University College of Law, where she participated in Moot Court and served two terms as President of the Intellectual Property Law Society.

Before law school, Liz worked in the lobbying industry, where she honed her skills in business strategy, cutting through red tape, client relations, and advocacy.


  • J.D., Michigan State University College of Law, with honors, 2009
    -Trustee Scholarship
    -Moot Court Team and Trial Advocacy Board
    -President of the Intellectual Property Law Society
    -Graduate-level coursework in IP Law at University of Rijeka
  • B.A., International Relations, James Madison College, Michigan State University
    -Dean's Choice Scholarship
    -Study Abroad - Belgium (International Diplomacy, Policy & Law)

Fun Facts

  • Repeat guest lecturer on IP law at University of Michigan and Wayne State University
  • Enjoys travel and baking. Due to the baking, Liz is also a devoted runner and has completed five half-marathons, including the Detroit Free Press International Marathon