Aylissa Ritterhoff is an associate and a member of the IP Procurement and Portfolio Management practice group.
Aylissa concentrates her practice in intellectual property law, with a focus on trademark clearance, prosecution, and portfolio maintenance. In addition to this work, she also assists with intellectual property issues in complex commercial transactions.
Prior to joining the firm as an associate, Aylissa served as a 2021 and 2022 summer associate and law clerk. During this time, she reviewed, analyzed, and summarized preliminary and full trademark clearance searches for clients seeking federal registration. She also assisted with assignments of intellectual property rights, reporting office actions, and preliminarily drafting documents for submission to the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. During law school, Aylissa served as a Submissions Editor for the Journal of Intellectual Property and received a CALI Award in Trademarks and Unfair Competition.
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