Our diverse team of 20+ trademark attorneys, paralegals, and trademark specialists, provides deep expertise across trademark search and clearance, prosecution, and enforcement of both traditional and non-traditional marks, domain name enforcement, online marketplace monitoring, and anti-counterfeiting.
The trademark group at Holland & Hart represents a range of consumer-facing brands, retailers, and technology-focused clients – including Fortune 500 technology companies and large brands with global portfolios. We offer seamless international IP portfolio management through our extensive and trusted network of foreign counsel whom we have worked with for many years.
We serve the gamut of industries, including retail, food and beverage, consumer goods, sports, technology, media, cosmetics, e-commerce, software, life sciences, pharmaceuticals, and non-profit.
Pattishall McAuliffe specializes in U.S. and international trademark, copyright, advertising and unfair competition law. Pattishall handles IP law "soup-to-nuts" including such areas as brand development, protection and enforcement. The firm represents many of the world's most famous brands and companies from the Fortune 50 to the next emerging stars. Because of Pattishall's wide and deep knowledge, clients can be confident that their questions will be answered quickly, thoroughly, and thoughtfully, because, in all likelihood, our lawyers have encountered the questions before. Pattishall prides itself on its long and successful relationships with its clients, some of which have been in place for more than 100 years. Firm attorneys are scholars, legislative advisors, teachers, expert witnesses, mediators, writers, speakers and bar leaders, staying on top of cutting-edge technologies, cases and legislation in the IP field.
Emily has more than a dozen years of litigation experience. Her practice focuses on trademark and copyright enforcement and litigation, and she routinely represents clients in front of the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and in Federal Courts around the country.
Emily’s client roster includes some of the most recognizable brands in the world across all industries, from food and beverage, to technology, to fashion and design houses, and professional service companies. She counsels domestic and foreign corporations to ensure their intellectual property is protected both in the U.S. and abroad.
Emily holds a B.A. in History and Political Science and a J.D. from Washington University in St. Louis, where she was an editor for the Law Review. Emily has also studied graphic design, which gives her a unique perspective when advocating for and counseling clients related to their trademarks and copyrights.
Janet is a partner in Pattishall, McAuliffe, Newbury Hilliard and Geraldson, LLP practicing in trademark, copyright, advertising and unfair competition law. She has considerable experience in licensing, acquisition, policing, litigation, trademark prosecution, and international trademark and design law. Janet has been an adjunct professor at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law and taught classes at the University of Chicago Law School and the Chicago Kent College of Law. She is co-author of the treatise Trademarks and Unfair Competition (9th ed. 2019) published by LexisNexis. She is the incoming Editor-In-Chief of Landslide Magazine, the magazine of the ABA IPL Section. Janet represents multi-billion dollar public and private companies as well as mid-size and start-up entities across a wide variety of industries including sports equipment, automotive manufacturing, medical devices, toys, and publishing.