Rhodah Van Der Schyff

Of Counsel

515 South Figueroa Street
8th Floor
Los Angeles, California 90071
Phone: (213) 683-6630



University of Southern California B.S. in Urban & Regional Planning, 1982

Southwestern University School of Law
J.D., 1987

Practice Areas

Rhodah Van Der Schyff joined the firm in 2005 and practices in the areas of intellectual property and business law.

Area of Specialization: U.S. and international intellectual property protection, trade secrets, and intellectual property matters related to mergers and acquisitions.

Ms. Van Der Schyff has provided legal counsel to businesses in various industries, including, software development, information technology services, computer hardware, specialty retail, and apparel. She has advised clients in the following areas:
  • U.S. and International Product Licensing
  • Copyright Enforcement and Protection
  • Trademark Licensing
  • U.S. and International Trademark Protection
  • Trade Secret Misappropriation
  • Information Technology Transactions
  • Software Protection and Licensing
  • Technology Joint Ventures
  • Domain Name Matters
  • Internet and E-Commerce
Admissions to Practice:
  • California, Arizona, and the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Courts for the Central and Northern Districts of California, the District of Arizona, and the District of Hawaii
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • Supreme Court of the United States