Parlatore Law Group Announces New Partners in 2021

February 12, 2021 | Written By Laurel Sceviour

Parlatore Law Group Announces New Partners in 2021

Parlatore Law Group, LLP is thrilled to announce our continued growth, as four new attorneys have joined our firm in 2021, expanding our operations into Raleigh, NC and Albany, NY, while increasing our strength in Dallas, TX and New York City.  Read on for more from Founder and Managing Partner, Timothy Parlatore and to learn more about what these impressive lawyers bring to Parlatore Law Group.

“We are thrilled to welcome these four extraordinarily talented attorneys to our team. Parvathi, Ida Rose, Alison, and N’Kia all have strong demonstrated track records of success and we are happy that they have decided to bring those talents here to work with our clients.

As the world continues to shift from traditional business models and embrace a more distributed, cloud-based model, Parlatore Law Group continues to build on our successes of 2020. 2021 is off to an even stronger start, as we look forward to continued growth to provide the best possible representation to our clients at a reasonable rate."

– Timothy Parlatore, Founder & Managing Partner


Parvathi Kota, Ph.DParvathi Kota, Ph.D., Esq. 

Parvathi Kota, Ph.D. is a Partner with Parlatore Law Group, focusing on intellectual property and patent law, with an extensive background in science.  Dr. Kota’s practice focuses on intellectual property transaction and licensing, patent portfolio management, preparation and prosecution of U.S. and foreign patent applications, opinion work, due diligence, inter partes review, and patent litigation.  

“I am thrilled to join this stellar group of attorneys.  And I am very excited that my clients can benefit from not only IP, but also a wide range of services that Parlatore Law Group offers.”  –Parvathi Kota, Ph.D., Esq.

Dr. Kota has more than fifteen years of research experience in biochemistry, molecular biology, genetic engineering, enzymology, protein chemistry, and biotechnology.  She worked as a research scientist in the laboratory of Nobel Laureate Professor Har Gobind Khorana at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she studied structure-function relationships in rhodopsin.  Dr. Kota’s postdoctoral work with Dr. Richard Dixon focused on the genetic modification of lignin biosynthesis in alfalfa.  She identified new substrates for key enzymes in the lignin biosynthesis and proposed a new pathway for alfalfa.  Dr. Kota’s doctoral dissertation focused on the purification and regulation of photosynthetic enzymes.

With her experience in both scientific as well as legal fields, she can understand complex scientific inventions and intricate legal issues and provide strategic counseling to her clients.  She is thorough, consistent, patient, and professional, giving each case the utmost attention.  An integral part of her services is to work closely with her clients and to help them protect their intellectual property.

Dr. Kota is admitted to practice in New York, Texas, and the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.

To view Parvathi Kota, Ph.D.’s full biography and contact info, click here.


Ida Rose NiningerIda Rose Nininger, Esq.

Ida Rose Nininger is a Partner at Parlatore Law Group and has the experience and passion to handle all your litigation, employment, real estate, civil rights, and disability needs. Her empathetic and thoughtful approach to client counsel, combined with early career experience in fast-paced New York City litigation, have molded her into a personable, yet effective attorney successfully providing legal representation across many fields of law to a variety of clients.

“I am delighted to join this group of ambitious and talented, yet personable and collaborative attorneys. I had been seeking an alternative to the old boys’ club that governs law firm culture - the lifestyle as well as the practice management - and thought my only alternative was solo practice. I was enthused to find yet another option: Tim Parlatore’s unique approach to cloud-based legal practice. My life is still mine and I am more free to do the legal practice I enjoy, facilitated by administrative assistance and engaged colleagues.” –Ida Rose Nininger, Partner

Ms. Nininger is dedicated to representing individuals and small businesses in their legal matters pertaining to civil litigation, discrimination, contracts, real estate, and estate planning. She advised a non-fiction author on risk management and intellectual property considerations for the author’s newest project. Additionally, she has assisted both small-town establishment and elite professional employees in reviewing and re-negotiating employment contracts and represented victims of employment discrimination in pre-litigation claims and proceedings. Ms. Nininger has both advised tenants with lease disputes, and represented small, local landlords in tenancy issues. Additionally, she provides in-house counsel to small local businesses, providing the highest quality legal representation at affordable cost, with “small-town” approach.

She is admitted to practice in New York.

To view Ida Rose Nininger’s full biography and contact information, click here.


Alison DrewAlison Drew, Esq.

Alison Drew is a Partner at Parlatore Law Group and a highly experienced attorney, focusing her practice on litigation and corporate law.  Mrs. Drew specializes in the areas of construction law, personal injury defense, arbitration, and contract negotiation, as well as business protection. With a strong understanding of her clients’ business operations, Mrs. Drew is prepared to handle a variety of legal issues.

“I am thrilled to join the innovative and progressive attorneys at The Parlatore Law Group who are dedicated to providing top tier representation to clients across the Country. I look forward to working with partners to provide excellent legal services to a wide variety of clients.” –Alison Drew, Partner

Mrs. Drew has spent most of her career handling complex, multi-million-dollar litigations both in Federal and State Court, primarily in the defense of construction companies, property owners, insurance carriers and self-insured companies and organizations in a variety of tort claims. She is experienced in all phases of litigation from inception to resolution.  She successfully resolves matters for her clients and strives to do so in a timely and cost-effective manner, whether pre-suit, in arbitration or at mediation.

She is admitted to practice in New York.

To view Alison Drew’s full biography and contact information, click here.


N'kiaN’kia, Esq.

N’kia is Counsel with Parlatore Law Group and dedicates her practice primarily to business law concerns, including business formation and development, employment, licensure, anti-competition, contract formation and disputes, and intellectual property. She also handles a variety of general civil litigation matters, with her special interest being defamation (libel and slander). Her well-rounded legal background makes her well-equipped to meet her clients’ diverse needs. 

“Parlatore Law Group is the proverbial 'unicorn' that I dreamt of but was not sure existed. Tim saw a need for prioritizing quality over quantity in law firm practice and accepted the challenge with zeal. By its very nature, Parlatore is walking the walk with all the hallmarks of what I strive for in my own practice, such as innovation, practicality, and efficiency. I am honored by the opportunity to continue building and expanding my practice as part of a remarkably talented team of attorneys that is leading the cloud-based law firm movement.”   –N’kia, Counsel 

N’kia joins Parlatore Law Group as a skilled and impassioned counselor, adviser, and advocate. She brings with her a wealth of experience assisting individuals and businesses with navigating the many stages of their relationships with others. She particularly enjoys using alternative dispute resolution processes (negotiation, mediation, and arbitration) to help clients avoid litigation when possible. However, when litigation is unavoidable or in her clients' best interests, she demonstrates just as much talent and dedication in the courtroom. Regardless of the legal approach, with N’kia, relationships are her business

N’kia is admitted to practice in North Carolina.

To view N’kia’s full biography and contact information, click here.

Parlatore Law Group LLP is a new and innovative law firm that delivers services through a cloud-based platform, dedicated to providing clients with the highest quality legal services at highly competitive rates. We do this by removing all the barriers, bureaucracy and bloated overhead costs associated with traditional law firms, and instead focus on unleashing the energy and individual genius of the best legal minds in the industry.  Parlatore Law Group is growing and actively hiring attorneys from a wide range of practice areas and geographies, while offering industry leading compensation packages and quality of life.  As a veteran owned business, Parlatore Law Group LLP is also dedicated to hiring veterans, reservists, National Guardsmen, and military spouses.



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