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SNEED pllc, an intellectual property boutique firm based in Davidson (just north of Charlotte), North Carolina, serves clients across the country and around the world in the areas of trademark, trade dress, copyright, Internet and domain name, licensing, intellectual property litigation and business litigation. Our “sweet spot” is in assisting clients expand their brands and consumer goodwill through strategic trademark analysis and counseling, registration and appropriate and vigorous enforcement. Jason M. Sneed, the founder and managing member of SNEED pllc, has protected some of the most famous brands in the world, in areas such as consumer goods, footwear and apparel, entertainment, insurance and financial services. He has litigated intellectual property disputes on behalf of clients in federal courts in over 20 states, and works through an extensive network of foreign associate firms to protect and enforce U.S. clients’ brands worldwide.


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Practice Areas


  1. Trademark Infringement: 30%
    18 years
  2. Trademark Application: 20%
    18 years
  3. Licensing: 15%
    18 years
  4. Copyright Infringement: 15%
    18 years
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Scott Benjamin Pleune

    Jason's practice has focused on trademarks for many years, and this experience makes him an easy choice for any disputed matter involving trademark protection or enforcement.


    Scott Pleune Intellectual Property Attorney
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  • Philip Summa

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Philip Summa Intellectual Property Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info


610 Jetton St.
Suite 120-107
Davidson (Charlotte area), NC, 28036


MOInactive voluntarily199701/08/2013

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2014
Legal EliteBusiness North Carolina2013
Super LawyerNorth Carolina Super Lawyers2013
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2013
IP StarManaging IP Magazine2013
Legal EliteBusiness North Carolina2012
Super LawyerNorth Carolina Super Lawyers2012
Legal EliteBusiness North Carolina2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2010
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Founder & MemberSNEED PLLC2011 - Present
Group Leader, Charlotte Trademark & Copyright Practice GroupAlston & Bird, LLP2010 - 2011
PartnerAlston & Bird, LLP2006 - 2011
AssociateAlston & Bird, LLP2000 - 2005
Association NamePosition NameDuration
International Trademark AssociationProject Team, 2012 Annual Meeting2010 - Present
International Trademark AssociationProject Team, 2010 Annual Meeting2008 - 2010
Federalist SocietyChairman, Charlotte Chapter2005 - 2010
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, Inc. v. Little Sturgis Rally & Races for Charity, Inc.Consent judgment in favor of Plaintiff
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Publication NameTitleDate
Construction ExecutiveProtecting and Enforcing Copyright Rights2005
Architectural RecordPractice Matters: Copyright Law for Architects2004
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Virginia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1997
Texas Christian UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1993
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
International Trademark Basics ForumBrand Enforcement Basics2007
INTA Branding ForumBrand Enforcement2007
INTA 2007 Annual MeetingHot Topics in Trademark Law: Fraud According to the TTAB2007
INTA 2007 Annual MeetingAdvanced TTAB Practice and Procedure2007
AIA Annual ConventionThe Sword and Shield of Copyright Law: What Architects Should Know2005