Emilia F. Cannella

Emilia Cannella is counsel in the corporate department and a member of the Ropes & Gray intellectual property group. She joined the firm in October 2004 after practicing with an intellectual property boutique in Chicago, and a general practice firm in Boston. She advises a wide range of companies and institutions in the determination of domestic and international brand adoption, filing, protection, and licensing strategies.

Emilia represents clients before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and has extensive experience in domestic and international trademark selection, clearance, and registration, due diligence regarding intellectual property rights in corporate transactions, the negotiation and drafting of assignments, licenses and related agreements, and the prosecution, defense and settlement of disputes.


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Areas of Practice 1) Intellectual Property, 2) Intellectual Property Litigation, 3) Intellectual Property Transactions, 4) Patent & Trademark Procurement and 5) Intellectual Property Rights Management
Law School The George Washington University Law School (J.D. 1996)
Education The College of the University of Chicago (A.B.,1989)
Bar Member / Association State Bar Of Boston
Most recent firm Ropes & Gray LLP
Coleen M. Meehan
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David W. Marston Jr
David W. Marston Jr

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Eric Kraeutler
Eric Kraeutler

Eric Kraeutler is the leader of Morgan Lewis's Philadelphia Litigation Practice. His practice focuses on trials and appeals involving complex commercial, intellectual property, and white collar criminal matters.