Monique Liburd has served as trademark counsel at Google since 2012. She focuses her practice on international IP issues involving all aspects of the protection, acquisition, and enforcement of trademark rights, general advocacy and education. Liburd takes an active role in several in-house specific programmes, initiatives, and conferences. She also participates in informal in-house attorney groups, where she focuses on benchmarking with peer companies on diversity initiatives as well as process improvement and approach to trademark departments. Liburd is a board member on the Council on Legal Education Opportunity.