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October 1st, 2014
Frankfurt Kurnit Adds Catherine Farrelly as Trademark Practice Co-Chair
NEW YORK – Frankfurt Kurnit Klein + Selz has appointed Catherine M. C. Farrelly (formerly Catherine M. Clayton) as partner and co-chair of the firm’s Trademark and Brand Management Group effective September 30th, 2014. Farrelly joins Frankfurt Kurnit from Gibbons, where she was a director and head of the trademark team.
"Catherine is one of the country’s leading intellectual property lawyers," said Frankfurt Kurnit Managing Partner Jeffrey A. Greenbaum. "We are thrilled that she is joining our firm."
Farrelly has a broad range of experience in trademark and copyright law. She has worked with some of the world’s largest companies on a wide range of litigation, licensing and prosecution matters, in industries ranging from apparel, cosmetics and entertainment to alcoholic beverages, financial services, biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. In addition to helping clients establish and manage trademarks and trademark portfolios, she has substantial experience stopping the unauthorized use of trademarks and copyrighted material through negotiation, litigation and arbitration.
"Catherine has a keen understanding of brand management and protection issues," said Frankfurt Kurnit Trademark and Brand Management Group co-chair Mary Sotis. "She will be a wonderful addition to our rapidly growing trademark practice."
Commenting on her move to Frankfurt Kurnit, Farrelly said: "I am excited to be joining one of the country's preeminent law firms in the media, entertainment and advertising industries. Establishing and protecting trademarks and other IP is crucial to ensuring the success and profitability of virtually every type of business, and I look forward to continuing my work in that area at this outstanding firm. Frankfurt Kurnit's reputation for intellectual rigor and client service is second to none."
Other Press Releases
Frankfurt Kurnit Adds Privacy & Data Security Partner Rick Borden
Rick Borden has joined Frankfurt Kurnit as a partner in its Privacy & Data Security Group. Mr. Borden, who will be based in the firm’s New York office, joins Frankfurt Kurnit from Willkie Farr & Gallagher. Read more.
September 12 2022
Partner Tyler Maulsby Elected President-Elect of the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers
On Saturday, August 6, 2022 the members of the Association of Professional Responsibility Lawyers (APRL) elected Tyler Maulsby as President-Elect at the organization's 2022 Annual Meeting. Read more.
August 8 2022
Introducing Frankfurt Kurnit’s Employment Law Blog and Vlog
We are pleased to share the news that we have launched the Employment Law blog: Employment Law Bytes - Quick Takes on Legal Developments Affecting Your Workplace and the Employment Law vlog TLDR. Read more.
September 30 2021