Barbara Barakat has extensive experience in all aspects of intellectual property practice, with an emphasis on United States and international trademark selection, prosecution, maintenance and licensing. She counsels clients in a wide range of industries, including life sciences, on the management, protection and optimal exploitation of trademark portfolios. Ms. Barakat has successfully litigated numerous trademark disputes before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board of the United States Patent and the Trademark Office, and also assists trademark clients with domain name and internet disputes.


  • Education

    • JD, Boston College Law School, 1982

    • BA, Chemistry, College of the Holy Cross, 1979

  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

    • New York

    • US Patent and Trademark Office



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