About Ellen Eichner

Studying law at the Washington University School of Law, Ellen Eichner serves as a student attorney in the university’s Entrepreneurship and Intellectual Property Clinic. In her final semester as a law student, she helps up-and-coming businesses establish a strong foundation to launch a viable company. Through the position, Ellen Eichner is able to hone her expertise in intellectual property protection as well as the legalities of business formation. Ms. Eichner also dedicated time to the Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts as a law student volunteer during her first and second years of law school and worked as a legal and business affairs intern for California-based television networks.

Before pursuing a Juris Doctor, Ms. Eichner earned a Bachelor of Arts from The Ohio State University in Columbus. She became actively involved with university organizations, joining the Ohio Union Activities Board and participating in the Honors and Scholars Ambassadors program, which recruited prospective students for the school. In addition, Ellen Eichner was a contestant in the Jeopardy! College Championship in 2010. Representing the school, she made it to the semi-final round.

Work experience

Work experience
Jan 2012 - Present

Student Attorney

Washington University Entrepreneurship and Intellectual Property Clinic
May 2014 - Aug 2014

Legal and Business Affairs Intern

Jan 2013 - Mar 2014

Law Student Volunteer

Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts


Aug 2012 - May 2015


Washington University School of Law
Sep 2008 - Jun 2012


The Ohio State University