Lily Li is a privacy lawyer based in southern California. She founded Metaverse Law in 2018, after recognizing the growing market need for legal services focused exclusively on data privacy and protection. Metaverse Law builds upon Lily’s multidisciplinary legal and consulting background in complex commercial claims, intellectual property matters, and employment disputes.

Prior to founding Metaverse Law, Lily was a commercial and intellectual property litigator at Brown Wegner LLP, advising companies in the high-tech, biotech, e-commerce, and retail sectors on privacy policies and website terms, and intellectual property, trade secret, commercial, and employment claims.

Before joining Brown Wegner and after finishing her law degree at Duke Law School, Lily Li served as an intellectual property consultant and director of marketing and business development at IP Checkups, a patent analytics and valuation firm in Berkeley, California. She advised manufacturers, researchers, and entrepreneurs in the LED, cleantech, and biotech industries. During her time at IP Checkups, Lily co-authored a Law360 article and conducted interviews with American Lawyer, Bloomberg, and other media to foster transparency in the patent marketplace.

Lily Li is admitted to practice in California and before the Federal Circuit. Lily holds the CIPP/US and CIPP/E certifications from the International Association of Privacy Professionals.