Elana M. Ribman

Elana M. Ribman


Robert Lovein is a 2018 Lawyer of Distinction


Senior Partner

Practice Areas

  • Employment Law
  • Business Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Commercial Litigation


    • Syracuse University College of Law, J.D. 1997
    • American University, B.A. 1994


  • California State Bar, 1998
  • Texas State Bar, 2006
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas, 2008
  • United States District Court, Northern District of California, 2003
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of California, 1999
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, 2004

Honors & Appointments

  • United States District Court, Southern District of California, Judicial Intern, 1996
  • Syracuse Law Review, Associate Editor
  • Dean’s List, Syracuse University College of Law (All Semesters)
  • Justinian Honorary Law Society, Member
  • Attorney of the Year Award

About Elana

Elana Ribman is a Senior Partner at Lovein Ribman, P.C., where she specializes in matters involving intellectual property law and disputes, labor and employment law, business and commercial litigation, and other complex civil litigation. Mrs. Ribman has 20 years of complex litigation experience in both state and federal courts, to include prosecuting and defending employment, business, and intellectual property matters.  

Mrs. Ribman received her J.D. from Syracuse University College of Law in 1997, where she was an Associate Editor of the Syracuse Law ReviewDuring law school, she had the honor of serving as a judicial intern for Senior United States District Judge, John S. Rhoades, for the Southern District of California. 

Mrs. Ribman is a member of both the Texas and California state bars, and is admitted to practice before all of the courts of the state of Texas and California as well as the U.S. District Courts for the Eastern and Northern District of California, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas.


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“Lovein Ribman has represented our company for over a decade with proven results. They are top litigators, through and through and are aggressive when you need them to be.”  Phil B.

“The firm litigates like Grandmaster chess players.  They are consistently twelve steps ahead of the other side and they never see it coming.” Evan E.