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Ms. Wojciechowski has 2 decades of experience in a broad array of intellectual property, customs and internet matters, primarily including domestic and international representation in trademark prosecution and advising clients on counterfeiting, internet and licensing agreements, domain name disputes, import and export issues, and grey market products. Her practice also includes client counseling, licensing and other intellectual property transactions and contract negotiations.


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Member of the International Trademark Association (INTA) 1992-present, INTA Committee on Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, 2007-present; INTA Information Resources Committee member 2004 to 2007; INTA 2000-2003 Operations Committee Member, Orange County Bar Association,  American Intellectual Property Law Association, 1998-2003- Chairperson of Orange County Patent Law Association - Trademark Practice Committee, the American Bar Association, Federal Bar Association, and the State Bar of California.


Ms. Wojciechowski is a member of the California Bar, and is admitted before the Supreme Court of California, all California Courts and the Central and Southern U.S. District Courts.  At Southwestern University, she was a published article author to the Law Review, and was on the Dean’s List each year of law school.  She also won the American Jurisprudence and Exceptional Achievement Awards in each of the following areas: Legal Research and Writing, Copyright Law, Advanced Copyright Seminar, and Alternative Dispute Resolution

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  1. Intellectual Property: 100%
    21 years, 2.6 thousand cases

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Hourly ($325-335/hour)

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    Tawnya is a top-notch trademark attorney. Not only is she skilled in the law, her clients also benefit from her business savvy. As result, she provides solutions to legal issues that are always in line with her client's business objectives. I have known Tawnya for many years. She's always been one of the most creative and successful lawyers I know.

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19900 Macarthur Blvd Ste 1150
Irvine, CA, 92612

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199511/19/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Who's Who Top Trademark Lawyers in CaliforniaLaw Business Research Ltd.2008
Law ReviewSouthwestern Law School1994
Nathan Brukan Memorial CompetitionAmerican Society of Composers Authors and Publishers1994
International Business Transactions CertificationUniversity of Belgrano, Buenos Aires, Argentina1993
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior CounselSheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton1995 - 2005
IP AdministratorMattel, Inc.1993 - 1995
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Whitter Law SchoolAdjunct Professors2001 - 2004
American Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMember1995 - Present
Orange County Bar Association, Intellectual Property and Technology Law SectionMember1995 - Present
Orange County Patent Law AssociationMember - Speaker1995 - Present
International Trademark AssociationMember1993 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Intellectual Property ExperienceN/A
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Orange County Bar JournalInternational Registration of Trademarks, Madrid Report Card2008
Los Angeles Daily JournalGrey Market Goods, Supreme Court to Resolve Split in Courts1997
Orange County Business JournalDo Hidden Problems Exist for Your Business -Copyright Work Made For Hire Issues1996
Southwestern Law School Law Review JournalLetting Consumers Stand on Their Own - False Advertising Under Lanham Act Section 43(a)1994
National ASCAP Nathan Burkam AwardA Call for Strengthening Ex-Parte Impoundment Procedures Under the Copyright Act1994
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawN/AN/A1995
California State University, Long BeachEconmicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Intellectual Property Section“Five Years Later — A Madrid Protocol Report Card”2008
Orange County Patent Law Association Annual MeetingFiling under the Madrid Protocol2006
American Corporate Counsel Roundtable, Orange CountyInternet Cybersmearing2004
Annual Meeting - OCPLAUpdate to Handling UDRP Proceedings2003
Roundtable International Trademark Association Annual MeetingInternational Trademark Searching2002
INTA Annual MeetingCorporate Benchmarking Surveys - Presentation Panel2002
IP Section MeetingRecent Changes to Trademark Practice Rules2000