Kanika Corley

Akerman LLP

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West 5th Street 601
Los Angeles 90071 CA US

Kanika D. Corley has a broad-based commercial litigation, entertainment, and emerging technology practice. Through the years, she has worked with and provided legal assistance for a wide array of clients including: print, digital and television media companies; landowners and real estate developers; advertising agencies; boutique hotels; footwear and apparel designers and manufacturers; professional athletes; restaurant chains; software developers; musicians, writers and other creatives; and wine manufacturers, among others.

Clients turn to Kanika for strategic counsel and risk assessment when contemplating major business decisions, including anticipated litigation. She has extensive experience advocating for the rights of her clients through arbitration and trial, assisting with appeals, advising on best methods for dispute resolution, advising on deal terms and business structures, and managing rights acquisitions.

Her practice also includes resolving all aspects of soft intellectual property issues, disputes over trade secrets, defamation, and privacy rights. Kanika is also heavily involved in the legal community as a frequent author and speaker.

Education :

  • Graduate Certificate in Business Law, University of Southern California Gould School of Law, 2015
  • J.D., University of San Diego School of Law, 2002
  • B.S., University of Southern California, Public Administration, 1999

Bar Admissions : California

Court Admissions :

  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

Affiliations :

  • Federation of Defense & Corporate Counsel, Member
  • National Bar Association
  • Women Innovation and Enterprise (NY)
  • Women in Sports & Events
  • The Recording Academy
  • Sports Law Association
  • California Lawyers for the Arts
  • Female Executives in Media & Entertainment
  • Association for Women in Sports Media
  • American Bar Association, Forum on the Entertainment and Sports Industries
  • American Bar Association, Business Law Section
  • Adjunct professor, USC Gould School of Law


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