Maureen Cohen Harrington
Maureen Cohen Harrington is Senior Counsel at the Library of Congress. Her work includes government ethics and travel, location agreements for film and media productions, matters related to the Library’s collections, exhibits, and web presence, and the Library’s support for the triennial anti-circumvention rule-making and the Copyright Royalty Board. Prior to joining the Library, she was of counsel at Lutzker & Lutzker, an associate at The Intellectual Property Group, and Director of Education at Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts. She also served two terms as co-chair of the DC Bar’s Arts, Entertainment, Media, and Sports Law Section. She received her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center, and undergraduate degrees in philosophy and in radio-television-film, both magna cum laude, from the University of Maryland. She is vice president of the Congressional Vegetarian Staff Association, a member of the Committee of 100 on the Federal City, and on the board of Washington Area Roadskaters. She brings awards to presenters at the Wammies (the Washington Area Music Association awards) and shares a home with two feline Louisiana flood refugees.