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Spencer Fane Continues Growth in Texas

Firm Adds Four Attorneys in Dallas Area

Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to announce the addition of four attorneys to its two Dallas-area offices, the latest demonstration of the firm’s continued commitment to grow, in and outside of Texas, alongside the business needs of clients.

Kyle Elliott Conducts Intellectual Property Workshop at Mid-Continent Public Library

Spencer Fane attorney Kyle Elliott presented at the Mid-Continent Public Library (MPCL) Intellectual Property Workshop on the topics of copyright, trade secrets, patents, and trademarks.

Spencer Fane welcomes Steven Laureanti and David Banko

Firm’s growing Phoenix office adds capacity to IP practice

Spencer Fane LLP is pleased to welcome partner Steven Laureanti and associate David Banko to the firm’s Phoenix office. The addition of Laureanti and Banko brings new depth to the firm’s intellectual property practice, and continues a strong growth trend that has included six new attorneys in Phoenix and seventy-one new arrivals firm-wide since December 2016.

Kyle Elliott to Share IP Best Practices at iWerx Lunch & Learn

As part of the iWerx “Lunch & Lean” program for entrepreneurs, Spencer Fane Partner Kyle Elliott will present “What Business Owners Should Know about Patent, Copyright and Trademark Laws.” In his presentation at 11:30 Tuesday, December 5, Kyle will explain the ins and outs of patent, trademark and copyright protection for innovative business products and services. Attendees can even learn how comic book icons Archie and Veronica are relevant to intellectual property issues.

“Best Lawyers in America” Recognizes 58 Spencer Fane Attorneys

Spencer Fane is pleased to announce that 58 of the firm’s attorneys have been selected for inclusion in the 2018 edition of Best Lawyers in America. Attorneys are recognized in their respective practice areas ranging from white collar criminal defense and environmental litigation to bankruptcy and tax law.

Kyle Elliott Shares IP Best Practices at Northland Coffee Connect

In a presentation at iWerx, an entrepreneurial development center in North Kansas City, MO, Kyle Elliott recently discussed intellectual property legal issues with approximately 30 business owners.

Spencer Fane LLP Expands into Dallas Market

Spencer Fane is pleased to announce that the firm has established a presence in the Dallas/Fort Worth market with the addition of three attorneys: Charissa Sloan Dvorak (Litigation) who has joined Spencer Fane from GRACE, a non-profit that assists faith communities with responses to sexual misconduct or abuse, and Jaspal Hare (Intellectual Property) and Jacob Sparks (Litigation and Financial Services), who have joined the firm from Scheef & Stone, L.L.P. The new Dallas office reflects the firm’s continued strategic growth into new markets to better suit clients’ needs.

Robbins Shares Insights on Brulotte Rule in Law360

Spencer Fane Partner Glenn Robbins was featured as a guest author in Law360 this past week, offering his insights on the Brulotte rule, which restricts patent holders from receiving license royalties following a patent’s expiration.

Spencer Fane Expands its Intellectual Property Practice Group

Kansas City, Missouri – Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP is pleased to announce the addition of an associate to its Kansas City office. Chinenye Okafor will join the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group where she will focus on patent and trademark acquisition as well as intellectual property litigation matters.

Spencer Fane Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in Colorado Super Lawyers® 2014

Spencer Fane congratulates 3 of our attorneys, William Brady, Stuart Pack and Jamie Cotter, selected for inclusion in 2014 Colorado Super Lawyers®.

Thirty-Six Attorneys Included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014

Thirty-six Spencer Fane attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2014 (Copyright 2013 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).

Spencer Fane Attorney Robbins Named 2013 ‘Top Rated Lawyer in Intellectual Property’

Spencer Fane Britt & Browne LLP has announced that Glenn K. Robbins,  II, a partner in the firm’s St. Louis office, has been named a “Top Rated Lawyer in Intellectual Property” by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell and American Lawyer Media. Robbins is a member of Spencer Fane’s intellectual property and technology practice group. He devotes his practice to all aspects of intellectual property law, including representation of clients before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; prosecution of patent and trademark applications; appeals, patent and trademark litigation; inter partes actions before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board; licensing; client counseling; and copyright matters.

Thirty-One Attorneys Included in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013

Thirty-one Spencer Fane attorneys were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2013 (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, SC).

Prominent St. Louis Attorneys Join Spencer Fane

Citing the firm’s complementary practice areas, resources and collaborative culture, a group of St. Louis attorneys will join Spencer Fane Britt & Browne effective April 24.

SEMA Elects Debra Fickler to SBN Select Committee

Debra Fickler has been elected to the 2011 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Businesswomen’s Network Select Committee. Visit SEMA to review election results.