DETROIT, Mich. (PRWEB) September 16, 2014
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Michelle L. Alamo has been appointed Vice Chair of the Defense Research Institute’s (DRI) Intellectual Property Committee. She previously served as the Committee’s 2014 Program Chair.
Ms. Alamo is a Member in the firm’s Detroit office where she focuses on intellectual property and patent litigation, complex commercial & business litigation, and eDiscovery. She counsels clients in a wide range of industries including automotive, telecommunications, technology, and construction. She also assists clients in litigation matters involving defamation, antitrust, trade secrets, supplier contracts, tortious interference, and more.
She is a member of the Defense Research Institute, the State Bar of Michigan, the Federal Bar Association, and the American Bar Association. Ms. Alamo is a Delegate to the Sixth Circuit Judicial Conference and is recognized as a leader in her field by Best Lawyers in America, Michigan Super Lawyers, and Hour Detroit. She received her B.S.E.E. from Kettering University and her J.D. from the University of Detroit-Mercy School of Law.
The Intellectual Property Litigation Committee is DRI's newest substantive law committee and promises to be one of its most energetic. The Intellectual Property Litigation Committee is dedicated to meeting member needs relating to substantive law issues in patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret litigation as well as professional and business development. The Committee will particularly focus on issues related to IP litigation and will provide the defense practitioner with the skills and tools needed to thrive in this competitive market. The Committee welcomes both full-time IP litigators as well as those whose practice includes IP litigation only on occasion.
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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.; and Washington, D.C. Dickinson Wright LLP has over 35 lawyers in Toronto, Canada.