Patchen Haggerty is a partner in the Trademark & Copyright practice of Perkins Coie LLP. Patchen manages global trademark portfolios and trademark enforcement programs for market-leading companies. She also guides clients in the protection, development, commercialization, licensing, assignment and sale of intellectual property rights and assets.
Patchen's recent counsel includes advising companies in managing the risks associated with registration of new gTLDs. She also assists clients on complex and strategic legal and business matters relating to trademark, trade dress, copyright, trade secret, domain name, IP due diligence, privacy and Internet security.
In her practice, Patchen regularly manages trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings, concurrent use proceedings and trademark application appeals before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Her background in trademark enforcement matters includes dispute resolution and administrative actions around the world.
Patchen's transactional experience includes conducting IP due diligence for financings, mergers and acquisitions. She also advises on agreements relating to the development, distribution, licensing and marketing of software, hardware and Internet-based services, and manufacturing, distributor and retail services agreements.
Patchen is ranked as one of the "World’s Leading Trademark Professionals" in the WorldTrademark Review 1000, is recognized as an “IP Star” by Managing Intellectual Property Magazine and has been ranked in IP law by Chambers USA. She maintains an active profile as a presenter and author on emerging issues in trademark, copyright and IP legal protections. Patchen has recently addressed such topics as best practices in domain name disputes, guidance on gTLDS and obtaining IP protections for product designs.
Licensed since 2001
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top Women Attorneys in Washington||Seattle Metropolitan Magazine||2014|
|Washington Rising Stars||• Washington Super Lawyers Magazine||2014|
|WTR 1000 - The World's Leading Trademark Professionals||World Trademark Review||2014|
|IP Stars||Managing Intellectual Property - IP Handbook||2013|
|WTR 1000 - The World's Leading Trademark Professionals||World Trademark Review||2013|
|Leading Intellectual Property Lawyer||Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business||2012|
|WTR 1000 - The World's Leading Trademark Professionals||World Trademark Review||2012|
|Leading Intellectual Property Lawyer||Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business||2011|
|Washington Rising Star||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2011|
|Washington Rising Star||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2010|
|Leading Intellectual Property Lawyer||Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business||2010|
|Washington Rising Star||Washington Law & Politics Magazine||2009|
|Partner||Perkins Coie LLP||2014 - Present|
|Partner||Dorsey & Whitney LLP||2007 - 2014|
|Associate||Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt||2003 - 2007|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Oregon State Bar, International Law Section||Chair||N/A|
|American Bar Association, Young Lawyers Division||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association, Forum on Communications Law||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association, Science and Technology Law Section||Member||N/A|
|American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section||Member||N/A|
|International Trademark Association||Emerging Issues Committee Member||N/A|
|Oregon State Bar, Computer and Internet Law Section||Member||N/A|
|Oregon State Bar, Intellectual Property Section||Member||N/A|
|Washington State Bar Association, Litigation Section||Member||N/A|
|Washington State Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section||Member||N/A|
|King County Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Micro of Oregon v. GE Security and AT&T||Settled|
|Translogic Technology, Inc. v. Renesas Technology America, Inc. and Hitachi, Ltd.||CAFC ruled in favor of Defendants|
|Food Concepts v. Mex Inc.||Judgment for Plaintiff|
|ComputerWorld TechWorld||Protect your company’s rights in the race to register new gTLDs||2012|
|Oregon Intellectual Property Newsletter||Author’s Claims for Reverse Passing Off under the Lanham Act after Dastar v. Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.||2003|
|Oregon Intellectual Property Newsletter||Music on the Web, the Copyright Conundrum||2000|
|Indiana University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2000|
|Purdue University||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1997|
|The Knowledge Congress Legal Series - Live Webcast||Best Practices in Domain Name Disputes||2013|
|King County Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section Roundtable Series||Obtaining protection for product designs||2012|
|Washington State Bar Association||Negotiating and Structuring Trademark Licenses||2008|
|Northwest Entrepreneurs Association IP Workshop||Trademark, Copyright and Domain Name Basics||2007|
|Invention to Venture, Workshops in Technology Entrepreneurship||Licensing Patents and Trademarks||2004|