Rebecca McCurry

rmccurry@pirkeybarber.comDirect: (512) 334-8488

Rebecca McCurry focuses her practice on trademark, copyright, and unfair competition law.  She regularly advises clients in domestic and international trademark clearance, prosecution, and enforcement matters.  Rebecca also counsels clients regarding the protection, registration, and enforcement of copyright assets and has represented clients in arbitration proceedings involving ICANN’s domain name dispute resolution policies.

Prior to joining Pirkey Barber, Rebecca earned her J.D. with Honors from DePaul University College of Law in Chicago, Illinois.

Outside of work, Rebecca enjoys swimming, listening to podcasts, and walking dogs at the local animal shelter.

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

  • J.D., with Honors, DePaul University College of Law
  • B.S., The University of Illinois at Chicago

SPEECHES AND PUBLICATIONS

  • Co-Host, International Trademark Association, “gTLD:  Strategizing Left and Right of the Dot,” Austin, Texas, June 2015
  • Panelist, American Bar Association, “A Robust Docket: Recent Supreme Court Copyright and Trademark Jurisprudence”
  • Speaker, International Trademark Association, “Social Media, Chapter Two,” Austin, Texas, October 2014
  • Speaker, State Bar of Texas Annual Meeting, “Fashion Law – The Intersection of Trademark and Copyright,” Austin, Texas, June 2014
  • Host, International Trademark Association, “Social Media, Sweepstakes, and Other Promotions,” Austin, Texas, October 2013
  • Speaker, University of Texas Intellectual Property Law Society, “Trademarks 101,” Austin, Texas, October 2013

ADMISSIONS

  • State Bar of Illinois
  • State Bar of Texas