Trademark Clearance, Counseling & Prosecution

Identifying, securing and protecting trademark and trade dress rights is essential to the well-being of most companies across industries. Intellectual property rights are valuable assets that add to the health of a balance sheet and provide an edge in an increasingly competitive market.  Developing and maintaining goodwill in intellectual property assets can open new avenues for growth and revenue.

The trademark attorneys at Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie have worked with individuals and companies of all sizes around the world to develop and protect rights in intellectual property in the U.S. and abroad.  We offer clients a full range of trademark representation and successfully and cost effectively guide our clients through the complex issues encountered in this area, enabling them to obtain and keep a competitive advantage.

Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie's intellectual property lawyers manage numerous trademark filings and registrations in 150 countries.  Our attorneys provide significant depth of experience in trademark law, including:

  • Advising clients in all aspects of brand protection.
  • Selecting, clearing, registering and protecting trademarks in the United States and internationally.
  • Negotiating and drafting trademark and brand agreements, including license, coexistence, co-branding, consent and other agreements.
  • Conducting due diligence and drafting and negotiating intellectual property provision for commercial transactions involving trademarks and other intellectual property assets.
  • Litigating trademark and trade dress infringement and anti-counterfeiting claims in state and federal courts.
  • Representing clients in inter partes and ex parte opposition, cancellation and appeal proceedings before the USPTO Trademark Trial and Appeal board.
  • Representing clients in domain name disputes, including under ICANN's Uniform Dispute Resolution/Uniform Rapid Suspension policies.
  • Counseling clients on Internet domain name and website issues, including gTLD expansion and recording registered marks in ICANN’s Trademark Clearinghouse to secure Sunrise eligibility and protect against third-party registration of infringing domain names.
  • Advising clients on the legalities related to advertising and marketing practices.

Intellectual Property

Emily A. Bayton
Emily A. Bayton
Practice Group Leader, Partner
Denver, Phoenix
ebayton@​lrrc.com
303.628.9568 / vCard
Art Hasan
Art Hasan
Practice Group Leader, Partner
Los Angeles, Silicon Valley
ahasan@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Oliver S. Bajracharya
Oliver S. Bajracharya
Partner
Los Angeles
obajracharya@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Flavia Campbell
Flavia Campbell
Partner
Phoenix
fcampbell@​lrrc.com
602.262.0244 / vCard
Josephine E. Chang
Josephine E. Chang
Partner
Los Angeles
jchang@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Joshua T. Chu
Joshua T. Chu
Partner
Los Angeles, Irvine
jchu@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Thomas J. Daly
Thomas J. Daly
Partner
Los Angeles
tdaly@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
David A. Dillard
David A. Dillard
Partner
Los Angeles
ddillard@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Gregory S. Lampert
Gregory S. Lampert
Partner
Los Angeles
glampert@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Michael J. MacDermott
Michael J. MacDermott
Partner
Los Angeles
mmacdermott@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Constantine "Gus" Marantidis
Constantine "Gus" Marantidis
Partner
Los Angeles
cmarantidis@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Jason C. Martone
Jason C. Martone
Partner
Los Angeles, Irvine
jmartone@​lrrc.com
949.476.0757 / vCard
Michael J. McCue
Michael J. McCue
Partner
Las Vegas, Silicon Valley
mmccue@​lrrc.com
702.949.8224 / vCard
Gary J. Nelson
Gary J. Nelson
Partner
Los Angeles
gnelson@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
David A. Plumley
David A. Plumley
Partner
Los Angeles
dplumley@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Lauren E. Schneider
Lauren E. Schneider
Partner
Los Angeles, Irvine
lschneider@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Raymond R. Tabandeh
Raymond R. Tabandeh
Partner
Los Angeles
rtabandeh@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Anne Wang
Anne Wang
Partner
Los Angeles
awang@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Anne Aikman-Scalese
Anne Aikman-Scalese
Of Counsel
Tucson
aaikman@​lrrc.com
520.629.4428 / vCard
Edward R. Schwartz
Edward R. Schwartz
Of Counsel
Los Angeles
eschwartz@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Nathaniel W. Edwards
Nathaniel W. Edwards
Counsel
Phoenix, Colorado Springs
nedwards@​lrrc.com
602.262.5367 / vCard
Shaun P. Lee
Shaun P. Lee
Senior Associate
Los Angeles
slee@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Ryan M. Swank
Ryan M. Swank
Senior Associate
Silicon Valley
rswank@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Zachary T. Gordon
Zachary T. Gordon
Associate
Las Vegas
zgordon@​lrrc.com
702.474.2688 / vCard
Charles E. Jensen
Charles E. Jensen
Associate
Los Angeles
cjensen@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Kyle W. Kellar
Kyle W. Kellar
Associate
Silicon Valley
kkellar@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Mike Koplow, Ph.D.
Mike Koplow, Ph.D.
Associate
Los Angeles
mkoplow@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Jimmy Y. Kwun
Jimmy Y. Kwun
Associate
Los Angeles
jkwun@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Griffin S. Lee
Griffin S. Lee
Associate
Los Angeles
glee@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Rachel A. Nicholas
Rachel A. Nicholas
Associate
Phoenix
rnicholas@​lrrc.com
602.262.0854 / vCard
Kyle N. Siegal
Kyle N. Siegal
Associate
Phoenix, Silicon Valley
ksiegal@​lrrc.com
602.262.0809 / vCard
Dustin R. Szakalski
Dustin R. Szakalski
Associate
Los Angeles
dszakalski@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard
Cindy A. Villanueva
Cindy A. Villanueva
Associate
Phoenix
cvillanueva@​lrrc.com
602.262.5789 / vCard
Drew Wilson
Drew Wilson
Associate
Los Angeles
dwilson@​lrrc.com
626.795.9900 / vCard

Business Transactions

Mark A. Meyer
Mark A. Meyer
Partner
Denver
mmeyer@​lrrc.com
303.628.9570 / vCard

Regulatory & Government

Jeffrey H. Albright
Jeffrey H. Albright
Partner
Albuquerque
jalbright@​lrrc.com
505.764.5435 / vCard

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Emily A. Bayton
Emily A. Bayton
Practice Group Leader, Partner
303.628.9568
Art Hasan
Art Hasan
Practice Group Leader, Partner
626.795.9900