Pirkey Barber Welcomes Katharyn Zagorin to Trademark Practice

September 23, 2020

Pirkey Barber PLLC, one of the largest firms in the United States focusing on trademark, copyright, and unfair competition law, has added Katharyn Zagorin to its internationally recognized trademark team. Katharyn, who joins as an associate, helps businesses manage their brands and their online identities. She has extensive experience representing clients — which range from individual entrepreneurs and startups to …

Best Lawyers® 2021 Names Chris Kindel, Wendy Larson, and Shannon Vale ‘Lawyers of the Year’ in Austin, Recognizes 14

August 20, 2020

Fourteen attorneys from Pirkey Barber PLLC will appear in the 2021 edition of Best Lawyers, the respected annual attorney ranking that uses a purely peer review system to recognize the top attorneys in a diverse range of practices across the country. Underscoring the firm’s prominence in intellectual property law, three members of the firm earned the Lawyer of the Year …

Trademarks Expert Guide 2020 Lists Seven From Pirkey Barber

June 22, 2020

Pirkey Barber PLLC, one of the largest firms in the United States practicing exclusively in intellectual property law, continues to earn rankings that reflect its prominence in the industry with another strong showing in the annual Trademarks Expert Guide. The 2020 edition lists seven Pirkey Barber lawyers in this international directory, which draws nominations from IP practitioners who are asked …

Anna Kuhn Again Honored Among Top 250 Women in IP

June 15, 2020

For the fifth consecutive year, Pirkey Barber PLLC member Anna Kuhn earned a spot on Managing Intellectual Property’s prestigious Top 250 Women in IP list. The honor recognizes female IP practitioners in private practice who, through the course of research for the publication’s annual IP STARS ranking, stood out for performing exceptionally for their clients and firms in the past …

Louis Pirkey Named to IP Hall of Fame

May 27, 2020

Recognizing his influential career as “one of the most accomplished trademark lawyers in the United States,” global intellectual property magazine IAM inducted Pirkey Barber PLLC co-founder Louis Pirkey to its highly respected IP Hall of Fame. Lou was one of only five in the world to join the venerable list in its class of 2020, which included other internationally renowned …

Pirkey Barber Again Ranks Among Top Firms and Lawyers in 2020 IP STARS

May 18, 2020

Pirkey Barber PLLC, one of the nation’s largest firms devoted exclusively to the fields of trademark, copyright, and unfair competition law, again earned national, statewide, and individual recognition in the annual IP STARS rankings published by Managing Intellectual Property magazine. The firm is one of only six in the United States to place in Tier 1 of the Trademark Contentious …

Chambers USA Recognizes Pirkey Barber and Six Members in 2020 Guide

May 11, 2020

In the latest edition of the highly respected Chambers USA directory, Pirkey Barber PLLC again earned rankings that place the firm and six of its attorneys among the best practitioners of intellectual property law in Texas and across the United States. With rankings based on extensive client and peer interviews, as well as data provided by the firm, the 2020 …

Pirkey Barber Boosts International Reach With Three Additions

May 4, 2020

Pirkey Barber PLLC, one of the largest boutique trademark and copyright law firms in the United States, has added Michael S. Metteauer, Christopher Weimer, and Katherine Klammer Madianos to its robust roster of internationally recognized intellectual property practitioners. These three highly respected attorneys join the firm at its Austin headquarters and bring with them decades of combined experience protecting prominent …

Five from Pirkey Barber Named 2020 Texas Rising Stars by Super Lawyers

April 14, 2020

Five Pirkey Barber PLLC attorneys appear on the 2020 Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, a selective directory that accepts only 2.5% of attorneys statewide. Representing the prominent intellectual property firm as 2020 Rising Stars are: David E. Armendariz, an associate at Pirkey Barber, makes his debut on the Rising Stars list this year. He appears in the Intellectual Property …

Pirkey Barber’s Wendy Larson Announced as Winner of 2020 Client Choice Award in Texas Trademark Law

April 6, 2020

We are pleased to announce that Pirkey Barber member Wendy Larson was selected as a winner among 2020’s Client Choice Awards, Intellectual Property – Trademarks category for the United States, Texas. Unlike other awards, nominees for the Client Choice Award are selected only by corporate counsel. Recent client comments about Larson include: “She gives very practical advice and has great …