Ellen is a paralegal who works primarily on intellectual property issues and managing the patent annuities for our clients.
Ellen’s experience includes all aspects of U.S. and international trademark portfolio management. She is skilled at conducting, analyzing and summarizing online trademark search results. Ellen also prepares trademark applications, renewal applications, affidavits of use and other maintenance documents, as well as responses to office actions. She often communicates and works directly with the firm’s trademark clients on such matters. Ellen interacts regularly with the firm’s extensive network of foreign associates. In addition to these responsibilities, she manages the maintenance and payment of our client’s patent annuities.
Before joining Calfee in 2005, Ellen worked at Watts, Hoffman, Fisher and Heinke LLP and Pearne and Gordon LLP.