Ony Okoro is the founding member of APEX LEGAL. Ms. Okoro is a transactional attorney with experience in the areas of licensing, intellectual property, mergers and acquisitions, commercial contracts and corporate governance. As a business counselor, Ms. Okoro provides legal advice to clients on matters involving software, patent and trademark licensing, trademark registration, copyright registration, contract drafting and negotiation, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, and risk management.
Ms. Okoro has represented businesses ranging from Fortune-500 companies to start-ups in technology management and technology procurement transactions. She has experience with advising clients regarding licensing programs and strategy, intellectual property enforcement, software and system acquisitions, development and implementation services, support and maintenance agreements and outsourcing services.
Ms. Okoro earned her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science and Bachelor of Science in Zoology from the University of Washington. She earned her J.D from New York University School of Law. While attending New York University, she served as Articles Editor of the New York University Journal of Law and Business. Before forming APEX LEGAL, Ms. Okoro practiced as in-house counsel at GE Healthcare. Ms. Okoro also worked as a corporate associate with Davis Wright Tremaine LLP in Seattle, WA and as a corporate associate with the New York office of Dorsey & Whitney LLP.