Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D.
  • cum laude
  • Dean's Writing Fellow, Legal Research and Writing
  • International Trademark Association Moot Court Team; Indiana Law Journal, Notes and Comments Editor; IP Theory, Editor
Johns Hopkins University, B.A.
  • Writing Seminars and English


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Rian Dawson is a litigation partner in our Detroit office who focuses her practice on assisting in client litigation matters.

  • Assists in all phases on a variety of legal matters, including corporate governance issues, breach of contract disputes, and antitrust claims


Representative Matters

  • Served as judicial extern to Chief Justice Loretta H. Rush of the Indiana Supreme Court during law school

Prior Experience

  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Chief Research Assistant to Professor Ajay Mehrotra, 2014-2016
  • Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP, Summer Associate, 2015
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