Kristen G. Roberts

Trestle Law, APC.

Kristen G. Roberts, Founder & Managing Attorney at Trestle Law, APC is a California-based intellectual property attorney who helps business owners build a bridge from their brands to their bank accounts. Consistently recognized and awarded as one of the top intellectual property attorneys in her area, Kristen is highly experienced in the fields of trademark and copyright registration, licensing, and enforcement, and has closed transactions with companies like Walmart, Target, Lululemon, Chipotle, and more.

In recent years she has become Co-Director of TEDx San Diego’s Community Voices Committee, is a member of the California Lawyers Association Solo and Small Firm Executive Committee, and has helped NFT project founders and developers with their branding strategy, she’s also an NFT educator by way of her NFTs for N00bs program. Kristen focuses her practice on empowering historically marginalized communities into creating a legacy through their Intellectual Property. She believes that any creative person has the potential of becoming a successful business owner.

My Sessions

NFTs and Web3: What are They and How Does Intellectual Property Law Apply?

NFTs and Web3 projects have exploded in popularity, creating a confusing web of intellectual property disputes. This presentation will explore copyright and trademark issues in Web3 and NFTs, practical concerns for those who choose not to enter the Web3 space and unique opportunities for people of color to use NFTs to generate wealth.


The Fourth Dimension: Law in the Metaverse

The metaverse is more than just a name or a game. The virtual world has been integrating with the physical world since the public introduction of the internet. As more people and businesses embrace the Metaverse, there will be a sharper focus the problems of data rights, data security, misinformation and platform power. The metaverse […]