Tiffany Gelott

Associate

gelottt@ballardspahr.com
Tel 424.204.4363
Fax 424.204.4350
Los Angeles

Tiffany Gelott is an associate in the Litigation Department. Tiffany's practice focuses on litigating and counseling news, entertainment, and other media clients in a wide range of matters implicating their First Amendment and intellectual property rights, including claims for defamation, libel, right of publicity, and copyright infringement.

She has represented and advised clients in complex commercial litigation, defended antitrust, products liability, and class action matters, and conducted criminal and internal investigations for white collar matters. She has litigation experience with a range of trial processes and case strategies in state and federal courts in California, Illinois, Washington, and Oregon.

Tiffany also is certified in nonprofit management from the University of Pennsylvania's School of Social Policy and Practice.

Pro Bono Experience

She maintains an active pro bono practice representing clients in prisoners' rights matters and counseling nonprofit entities engaged in public advocacy and speech.

Professional Activities

Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association

John M. Langston Bar Association

Black Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles

Publications

"Nebraska Court Rejects Newspaper Reporter's Challenge to Coverage of His Scuffle with Parking Attendant," MLRC MediaLawLetter, January 2019

Co-author, "Arizona Passes New Law to Bolster Campus Free Speech," Ballard Spahr alert, May 4, 2018

University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D. 2012)
Articles Editor, Journal of Constitution Law

Duke University (B.A., cum laude, 2007)

District of Columbia

New York

Massachusetts

California