WASHINGTON, D.C. (PRWEB) April 30, 2013
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorneys Barth X. deRosa and Samuel D. Littlepage have been named 2013 Washington D.C. Super Lawyers. Dickinson Wright Attorney Nicole M. Meyer has been named a 2013 Washington D.C. Super Lawyer Rising Star.
Barth X. deRosa was named a Washington D.C. Super Lawyer for Intellectual Property for the second year in a row. He focuses his practice in the areas of business technology, copyrights, intellectual property litigation and trademarks. He has successfully prosecuted over 3,000 trademark applications to registration before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, has prosecuted over 400 proceedings before the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, and has provided availability reviews and recommendations for over 8,500 trademarks. Mr. deRosa is a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association’s Intellectual Property Sub-Committee, the International Trademark Association and the American Intellectual Property Law Association. He received a B.A. from George Washington University and a J.D. from the University of Georgia School of Law.
Samuel D. Littlepage was named a Washington D.C. Super Lawyer for Intellectual Property. He focuses his practice in the areas of intellectual property, trademark/copyright litigation, technology licensing & transfers, and trademarks. He has represented clients in numerous federal court cases involving copyright, unfair competition, dilution, right of publicity, and trade dress (product configuration) infringement and false advertising cases. He is a member of the American Intellectual Property Law Association, the International Trademark Association, the Bar Association of the District of Columbia, the Virginia State Bar Association, and the U.S. Copyright Society. He received a B.A. and M.A. from West Virginia University and a J.D. from the George Mason School of Law.
Nicole M. Meyer was named a Washington D.C. Super Lawyer Rising Star for Intellectual Property. She focuses her practice in the areas of intellectual property, trademarks, copyrights, and intellectual property litigation. She has represented clients in numerous federal courts involving counterfeiting, trademark, unfair competition and copyright infringement claims. She also manages the worldwide trademark portfolios of numerous U.S. and foreign companies in various industries, including the apparel, automotive, travel and hospitality industries. She is a member of the State Bar of Virginia, the State Bar of the District of Columbia, the International Trademark Association (Anti-Counterfeiting Committee), and the Intellectual Property Owners Association. She received a B.A. from Amherst College and a J.D. from American University.
Super Lawyers is a listing of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Rising Stars are the top up-and-coming attorneys in the region – those who are 40 years old or younger, or who have been practicing law for 10 years or less.
About Dickinson Wright PLLC
Dickinson Wright PLLC is a full-service law firm with more than 40 practice areas. Founded in 1878, Dickinson Wright PLLC has over 350 lawyers in offices located in Detroit, Troy, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Saginaw, Mich.; Columbus, Ohio; Las Vegas, Nev.; Nashville, Tenn.; Phoenix, Ariz. (operating as Dickinson Wright/Mariscal Weeks); and Washington, D.C. Dickinson Wright LLP has over 30 lawyers in Toronto, Canada.