Connie Ellerbach’s practice focuses on trademark and trade name counseling, including the development and management of trademark portfolios, resolving conflicts over disputed marks and names, and establishing and enforcing rights in trademarks used on the Internet.
She advises clients from start-ups to multinational corporations on the selection, enhancement and enforcement of trademarks and brands, and regarding securing and protecting domain name rights.
Connie's awards and recognitions include:
- Legal Media Group’s Guide to the World’s Leading Women in Business Law: One of the top trademark lawyers in the U.S. (2010-2015)
- The International Who's Who of Trademark Lawyers as being among the world's top trademark lawyers (2010-2016)
- World Trademark Review 1000 as being among the top trademark lawyers in California (2011-2014)
- Northern California Super Lawyers as being among the state's top IP lawyers (2013-2017)
Connie is also active in the International Trademark Association, where she is currently serving on the Emerging Issues Committee. She previously served as Chair of the Issues of Proof Subcommittee of INTA’s Trademark Enforcement Committee.