Business & Intellectual Property Attorney
J.A. Williams Law P.C.

Jo-Ná A. Williams, Esq. is an award-winning attorney, founder, advisor, and Instructor who founded J.A. Williams Law P.C.- The Venture Law Firm in 2011 to provide founders, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders with ways to successfully navigate their careers, secure their companies, and provide assistance with business and intellectual property matters. She’s passionate about helping founders protect their companies, grow their mission, and expand their positive impact on the world. She’s been featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur, Fortune, Black Enterprise, Marie TV, and The Root. She has spoken at Facebook, LinkedIn, Essence, and Rent The Runway, amongst others. She was recently named one of the Top 40 Lawyers under 40 by the National Black Lawyers in 2020 and Intellectual Property & Business Attorney of the year by Acquisition International in 2019. She’s an instructor for LinkedIn Learning and Learn@Forbes. She’s also on the Board of the LGBT Center in New York and UPI Loan Fund. She’s licensed to practice law in New York.

Summits Attended: 2022 SF

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