Giulio Yaquinto

Giulio Yaquinto practices trademark, copyright, and unfair competition law, with a primary focus on litigation and policing.  Before beginning his career at Pirkey Barber, Giulio served as a law clerk to the Honorable Kathleen Cardone in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas.

Giulio earned his J.D. with Honors from The University of Texas School of Law, where he was an Associate Editor of the Texas Law Review.

Prior to law school, Giulio received a Bachelors of Fine Arts in Design from The University of Texas and worked as a graphic designer for four years.

In his free time, Giulio continues to work as an illustrator and enjoys spending time outdoors.


  • J.D. with Honors, The University of Texas School of Law, 2017
    • Associate Editor, Texas Law Review
  • B.F.A., Design, The University of Texas, 2010


Austin Intellectual Property Law Association


  • Co-Author with Tyson Smith, “Alternate Realities: Taking Action Against Cyberspace Fraudsters Who Appropriate Trademarks for Phishing Scams, Cybersquatting, and Other Internet-Enabled Fraud,” AIPLA Mid-Winter Institute 2020, Concurrent Afternoon Track 1, January 31, 2020.
  • Co-Author with Bill Barber, “Monetary Relief Under the Lanham Act: Keys to Winning Damages, Profits, and Attorney Fees in Trademark Cases,” AIPLA 2019 Spring Meeting, Trademark Litigation Morning Track, May 2019