Danielle N. Garno focuses her practice on issues faced by the fashion community, including, startup phase and commercial advice, intellectual property such as trademark and copyright infringement, social media marketing, advertising, and anti-counterfeiting, as well as employment and general business litigation. Danielle also handles complex civil litigation matters with an emphasis on white-collar defense and fraud actions. Her white-collar practice includes defending corporations against federal and state indictments, as well as internal investigations and negotiations with various federal and state agencies.
Danielle represents fashion clients of all sizes from start-ups to multi-national, global brands, helping them navigate through legal issues as well as counseling them on growing and sustaining a successful brand. She has also tried cases in a variety of areas, obtaining verdicts in favor of her clients.
Danielle has written extensively and lectured all over the country on topics relating to fashion law. She is actively involved with professional and community organizations. Danielle is the Chair of the Beacon Council’s Creative Design Committee and sits on the Board of Fashion Group International – South Florida as well as the Board of Trustees of the YoungArts Foundation. She is also counsel to the non-profit organization Style Saves, and is a member of both the State Board of Children’s Home Society of Florida and the Southeastern Division of Children’s Home Society of Florida. Her work has been recognized by Florida Trend, Florida Super Lawyers, and Law360.