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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.
|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 is a partner and trial lawyer in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice, resident in the Philadelphia office.
David W. Marston, Jr. is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Intellectual Property and Litigation practices and is a member of the firm's Class Action Working Group. He handles all aspects of litigation from inception through trial and post-trial appeals.