Jacquelyn practices trademark litigation and prosecution, unfair competition, copyright, and right of publicity law. Jacquelyn has litigation experience in cases involving trademark infringement, unfair competition, false advertising, right of publicity, and right of privacy claims before the federal courts and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. She has experience counseling clients on the selection and registration of trademarks in the United States and abroad. She joined the firm as an associate in September 2016, after serving as a summer associate in 2014 and 2015. During her two years working as a law clerk and summer associate, Jacquelyn assisted attorneys with trademark searching and clearance, trademark research and litigation projects.
Jacquelyn received her J.D. from The University of Chicago Law School. While in law school, Jacquelyn participated in the Hinton Moot Court Competition, as well as the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot.
Jacquelyn received her B.A., magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, from The Catholic University of America with a degree in Politics and Media Studies. During her undergraduate studies, Jacquelyn spent time studying abroad at The University of Oxford, New College, and in Paris, France. While in her last year of undergraduate studies, Jacquelyn worked for the U.S. Department of State as a Program Analyst in the State Department's Litigation and Appeals Office.
In her free time, Jacquelyn enjoys celebrating her Irish heritage by Irish dancing, walking her dog, and practicing yoga.
Representative Trials, Appeals & Litigation
John King Chains Limited v. John King USA, Inc., et. al., Case No. 1:17-cv-1094-MMM-JEH (C.D. Ill. 2017)
(Copyright Infringement, Trademark Infringement, Unfair Competition)
Lana Unlimited Company v. Reed, et al., Case No. 1:17-cv-05116 (N.D. Ill. 2017, Judge Leinenweber)
(Trade Dress, Breach of Contract)
Lee v. Tam, Case No. 15-1293 (U.S. 2016) (Amicus Curiae brief filed on behalf of the ABA)
(Trademark, Unfair Competition)