Mikki Barry brings over 20 years of experience as an attorney, and 15 additional and overlapping years as a consultant in the fields of Internet law, trademarks, copyrights, business law, and technology management. She is an efficient and cost effective alternative to higher priced firms.
Ms. Barry has been involved with Internet and high technology issues since 1982, and has had significant impact in formulating worldwide technology laws and policies through participation as a Steering Committee member of the IFWP (International Forum for the White Paper), the precursor to the formation of ICANN, and through testimony to House and Senate committees in the US. She is president of the Domain Name Rights Coalition, which protects consumer and small business interests in domain name, privacy, and speech issues. She has also served as counsel to various individuals testifying before Congress and the US Senate. Ms. Barry received a B.S. from Boston University’s School of Public Communications in 1984, and a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center in 1991 where she was Editor in Chief of the Journal of Law and Technology.
Mikki Barry is also a WIPO trained and certificated mediator. Ms. Barry has been featured and/or quoted on business and technical legal issues in Reuters, USAToday, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The Washington Business Journal, Wired, Interactive Week, Scientific American, MSNBC, CNBC, and ZNet as well as several radio broadcasts. She has written pieces in the books “The Domain Name Handbook,” and “Internet Secrets,” and has published several papers on Internet Law.