A member of Husch Blackwell’s Technology, Manufacturing & Transportation team, Gina has advised the credit union industry for almost 30 years, with extensive experience in counseling individual, state and federal credit unions, credit union trade associations and credit union service organizations (CUSOs).
Among her greatest client successes was representing a credit union in the largest-ever acquisition of bank branches of a credit union in the United States. She has also represented a number of CUSOs in attracting investments and in acquisitions. Gina has lectured and published extensively on credit union issues, including bank secrecy, IT contracting, CUSO formation and operations, and credit union governance legal issues. Gina also serves on the Board of Directors for an auto dealer and insurance CUSO.
A nationally recognized intellectual property litigator, Gina also advises credit unions, high technology manufacturers, computer software manufacturers, media companies and trade associations on all aspects of intellectual property law protection, rights enforcement and licensing. She has litigated patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret cases in federal courts across the country.
Gina has lectured and published extensively on intellectual property, data security and privacy issues, and she has taught copyright law at the University of Wisconsin Law School.