MLA is recognized as one of the leaders in the field of intellectual property by Acquisition International as a “Most Innovative Law Office” and “Intellectual Property Practitioner of the Year” (2016).
Led by Lead Lawyer Benyam Tafesse, MLA’s Intellectual Property Practice Group offers exceptional legal services in matters involving patents, trademarks and copyrights, licensing and technology transfers. Whether it’s an invention or trademark, patent prosecution, or licensing a trade secret – we ensure our clients maintain a competitive edge while also protecting against intellectual property theft and misuse.
MLA’s clients range from large-scale multinational corporations to individual inventors, authors, and creative entrepreneurs.
MLA’s Intellectual Property Practice Group has successfully represented clients in litigation in federal courts. Over the years, we have worked in industries and technologies spanning consumer goods to retail, telecommunications, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, and others.