Paula Brueckner is an associate in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group. Her practice focuses on representing companies, start-ups and individuals in intellectual property matters particularly in trademark prosecution, licensing, enforcement and trademark litigation. Paula has experience conducting trademark clearance searches, preparing trademark applications, responding to Office Actions and preparing filings with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. Paula also files and manages international trademark applications with the World Intellectual Property Organization under the Madrid Protocol.
Paula serves as a Barrister of the Lifland Inn of Court, an association dedicated to fostering and developing the practice of intellectual property law and federal litigation. She received her J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law with a concentration in intellectual property law and served as an Editor-in-Chief for the Cardozo Journal of Conflict Resolution. While in law school, Paula was awarded the Jacob Burns Medal for Outstanding Contribution to the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, participated in the Fashion Law Practicum and interned at the Legal Aid Society, Kathryn O. Greenberg Immigration Justice Clinic and the New Jersey Office of the Attorney General. She received her B.A., cum laude, in International Affairs and Political Science from The George Washington University.