Rachel A. Nicholas

Rachel A. Nicholas

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201 East Washington Street
Suite 1200
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Rachel Nicholas partners with clients on trademark, copyright, publicity rights and social media matters. Rachel helps clients overcome the challenges found in selecting, clearing, registering and enforcing their trademarks and copyrights in the U.S. and abroad. She represents clients of all sizes and across a variety of industries, including a federal government agency, one of the world’s top hotel chains and a major league sports team. She also provides counsel to local nonprofit organizations and start-ups. 

Rachel regularly performs domestic and foreign trademark clearance, prosecution, maintenance and portfolio management, and has represented clients in proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. She also routinely negotiates, drafts and counsels clients on intellectual property-related agreements, including consent agreements, assignments and licenses.

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Past Events


  • Co-Presenter, "Trademarks and Copyrights in the Time of COVID: How our 'New Normal' has Impacted Enforcement and Compliance Strategies - Sports Edition," Sports Lawyers Association, Webinar, October 1, 2020
  • Co-Presenter, "Real-Life Examples of Common Copyright Missteps," Kraemer Copyright Conference in Colorado Springs, CO, June 6-7th, 2016
  • Speaker, "IP issues that small businesses may encounter", NAWBO University, March 2, 2016



  • Willard H. Pedrick Scholar
  • JDA Software Group - Intern
  • Arizona State Law Journal - Symposium editor

Other Info


J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Arizona State University - Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, 2014
B.A., summa cum laude, Loyola Marymount University, 2010

Bar Admissions

Arizona, 2014