Contested matters are handled by attorneys in the Trademark & Copyright Group to ensure the seamless and comprehensive protection of our clients’ trademark and copyright portfolios. The attorneys handling enforcement matters are seasoned litigators and trial attorneys with substantial experience litigating trademark and copyright matters, as well as with the prosecution and defense of unfair competition, false advertising, trade secret, Internet and related claims. We have experience in both jury and bench trials in the federal and state courts of at least 45 states and all federal circuits.
- Alston & Bird ranked in the top 83rd percentile on the list of Top Trademark Firms by Intellectual Property Today. The ranking compiles information on the number of trademark registrations that were handled by each firm. (May 2014)
- U.S. News – Best Lawyers recognized Alston & Bird’s intellectual property practice on their list of “Best Law Firms” for 2013. The firm ranked nationally in Tier 1 for Litigation – Intellectual Property; Litigation – Patent; Patent Law; and Trademark Law. (November 2013)
- BTI Consulting Group named Alston & Bird as an IP Litigation Standout in the United States. This designation relied on a survey of over 300 General Counsel and in-house litigation leaders. (August 2013)