Intellectual Property Counsel, General Mills
As intellectual property counsel at General Mills, Taylor helps set IP strategy for data and analytics. Taylor’s intellectual property practice spans all areas of intellectual property including copyright, trademark, trade secret, and patents. Taylor draws on her extensive leadership experience, creativity, and discipline to energetically approach complex legal issues and provide perceptive advocacy for her clients. Prior to joining General Mills, Taylor worked as an associate at Robins Kaplan in the Intellectual Property and Technology group. Taylor completed a clerkship with Judge Wilhelmina M. Wright at the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota. Taylor remains deeply committed to the role mentorship plays in encouraging students of color to pursue a career in the law.
Taylor graduated from Boston University School of Law where she served as a member of numerous organizations including the Journal of Science and Technology Law, the Student Affairs Student Advisory Board, the Faculty Appointments Committee, and as the president of the Communications, Entertainment and Sports Law Association. Taylor earned her Bachelor of Musical Arts from the University of Michigan and competed as a member of the track and field team.
In her free time Taylor enjoys running, rock climbing, and transcribing jazz solos.