Clients turn to WilmerHale's copyright and trademark lawyers for our clear understanding of their business goals, our in-depth knowledge of the regulatory and political environments in which they operate, and our experience in the creative, technical and/or scientific disciplines at the core of many of their operations. Our attorneys practice in district and appellate courts across the nation, as well as before the US Patent and Trademark Office, Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, US Copyright Office, US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, United States Sentencing Commission, the Court of First Instance in Luxemburg, the Federal Patent Court and German Patent and Trademark Office, and the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market, among other courts and venues.
As businesses expand globally, it is more critical than ever to protect intellectual property and develop winning strategies across international jurisdictions. When the stakes are high, WilmerHale delivers a fully integrated team of lawyers who work together cohesively to manage copyright and trademark matters in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany and China, and across all other major jurisdictions. We have highly regarded practitioners with exceptional experience in the UK and Germany, handling landmark cases up to the highest levels, as well as a partner who has served as chairman of the British Copyright Council since 2013. We have one of Germany’s largest trademark practices, and our team represents companies, associations, universities and research institutes in all aspects of industrial property rights and intellectual property law, with an emphasis on trademark litigation.