Lyric Kaplan is an associate in the Privacy & Data Security Group.
Prior to joining Frankfurt Kurnit, Ms. Kaplan received her Master of Laws (LLM) in Privacy and Cybersecurity from Loyola Law School, was outside counsel for Universal Music Group and an associate at Sittler Law Group and Jay Kaplan & Associates. Her practice has included complex federal and state court trials related to copyright infringement, breach of contract, misrepresentation, and fraud. She has represented film financiers, producers, foreign sales agents, professional athletes, and trademark owners, during transactions and throughout litigation.
Ms. Kaplan is Secretary of the Privacy and Cybersecurity section of the Los Angeles Country Bar Association. She is admitted to practice law in California and the U.S. District Court, Central District of California.
awards & recognition
The National Black Lawyers - Top 40 Under 40
University of Southern California, School of Cinematic Arts (BA, 2010)
- USC Merit Award
Southwestern Law School (JD, 2015)
- Witkin Award
- Southwestern Exceptional Achievement Award
- Wiley W. Manual Certificate for Pro Bono Legal Services
- Dean's Merit Award and Dean’s Scholar
- Negotiation Honor’s Program
- Interned at Entertainment Studios and Intelligent Beauty
Pepperdine University, Graziadio School of Business & Management (MBA, 2017)
- Beta Gamma Sigma Honors Society
- Social, Environmental, & Ethical Responsibility (SEER) Certification
Loyola Law School (LLM in Data Privacy & Cybersecurity, 2018)
Upcoming Speaking Engagements
Lyric Kaplan Speaks at Loyola Law School on 4/16
Lyric Kaplan speaks on US and EU Privacy Laws during a guest lecture in Loyola Law School’s Innovation Law Class.
April 16 2020
Lyric Kaplan Speaks at Loyola Law School
Lyric Kaplan presents “CCPA, Amendments and Proposed Regulations” during a guest lecture in Privacy and Technology at Loyola Law School.
April 21 2020
Past Speaking Engagements
Lyric Kaplan at California Institute of Technology.
Lyric Kaplan presents "Artificial Intelligence: the Law and Ethics" at the California Institute of Technology.
March 5 2020
Lyric Kaplan at Loyola Law School
Lyric Kaplan presents “Lawyers in Cyber & Privacy” at Loyola Law School’s Intellectual Property Law and Cybersecurity Society event.
February 12 2020
MWC19 Los Angeles
October 22 2019
Rise of the Machines: Avoiding the Legal Pitfalls of App Development
Lyric Kaplan presents "Rise of the Machines: Avoiding the Legal Pitfalls of App Development" during a webinar for the American Bar Association.
September 26 2019
news & press
Artificial Intelligence: What it is and Legal Considerations for the Advertising Industry
Lyric Kaplan’s article “Artificial Intelligence: What it is and Legal Considerations for the Advertising Industry” was published as part of the materials for the 2019 ANA/BAA Marketing Law Conference. View Article