Nakia Gray

Nakia Gray

Managing Attorney, Gray Legal, P.C.
  • Business Law, Intellectual Property, Trademarks ...
  • District of Columbia, Maryland
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Nakia Gray is a multi-faceted businesswoman and lawyer. She leverages her expertise in intellectual property law and brand strategy to give Black women business owners the legal strategies they need to package, protect and profit from their intellectual property.

Having launched her law firm in 2014, Nakia has provided brand strategy and legal solutions to thousands of small business owners, and believes that with the right legal strategy a business can expand, grow and create a lasting legacy.

For four years in a row Nakia has been named a Top Attorney by Washington, D.C.’s SuperLawyers magazine and has been featured on the cover of The Daily Record Newspaper in an article titled, Lawyers Reinvent Themselves With Virtual Law Firms.

As the digital landscape continues to evolve into an expansive marketplace, Nakia’s work is needed now more than ever. She thrives on knowing that everything she does will help someone else write their own rules in business and in life.

When she’s not running her burgeoning empire, Nakia enjoys spending time with her family and honoring her commitment to service through her beloved Alpha Kappa Alpha, Sorority, Inc.

Practice Areas
Business Law
Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Formation, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
Intellectual Property
Trademark Litigation, Trademark Registration
Entertainment & Sports Law
Estate Planning
Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Bar
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Managing Attorney
Gray Legal, P.C.
American University
M.S. (2013) | Strategic Communication
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Howard University School of Law
J.D. (2006) | Law
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University of Maryland - Eastern Shore
B.S. (1999) | Business - Marketing
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Professional Associations
Maryland State Bar
Section Chair - Entertainment & Sports Law
- Current
Activities: Intellectual Property Section
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Speaking Engagements
4 Things Every Entrepreneur Needs to Know to Protect Their Intellectual Property
The Damian and Timeesha Show
The Entrepreneurship Expo - Legal Brief for Small Busiesses
Delta Sigma Theta Washington DC Alumnae Chapter
10 Legal Tips You Should Know to Protect Your Business, VIP Divas Networking Event
Women Rainmakers, ABA Law Practice Today
Estate Planning Basics: Never Too Early To Plan for The Future, Rho Mu Omegas's AKA Economic Summit
Protect Your Profits: What Entrepreneurs Need to Know About Trademarking, 2018 Ignite Summit
Level Up: Transitioning from Solo to a Boss with Staff
Ellevate Network - D.C. Chapter
Virtual Law Firm Logistics: Blueprint for Online Success
D.C. Bar
Think Like a Brand. Not Like A Lawyer, Maryland State Bar Association Leadership Academy
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Practice 360°|A Day for Lawyers and Law Firms - 21st Century Law Firm, D.C. Bar Law Practice Management Section
D.C. Bar
Ready, Set, Go! Starting a Law Practice, Maryland State Bar Association - Solo & Small Firm Section
Maryland State Bar Association
Websites & Blogs
Firm Website
Social Media
Contact & Map
Gray Legal, P.C.
800 Maine Ave SW
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20024
Toll-Free: (202) 971-9794
Gray Legal, P.C.
Satellite Office
9701 Apollo Drive
Suite 100
Largo, MD 20774
Telephone: (301) 358-3980