As a trademark attorney with close to 20 years of experience, Laurie Marshall has set out to help small businesses and entrepreneurs with the legal aspects of branding their company for a low cost, flat fee. Currently, she represents close to 500 clients in a variety of industries including many clients that come through the Daymond John Academy. Previously, Laurie was in-house Trademark Counsel for Major League Baseball for 10 years. She continues to represent many MLB clubs as well as the National Basketball Association. She speaks regularly on the Legal Aspects of Branding a Small Business at events and conferences throughout the U.S.
Laurie handles a broad range of trademark matters including worldwide trademark prosecution and trademark clearance and enforcement. She also negotiates and drafts settlement agreements and deals extensively with opposition matters. Laurie is admitted to the New York State Bar, Eastern District of New York, and Southern District of New York.
BRAND PROTECTION FOR SMALL BUSINESSES
Laurie speaks regularly across the country about the importance of trademarks and brand protection. This is a great way for startup business owners to learn the basics about trademarks and the reasons they need to invest their time and effort into ensuring they have protected themselves and their brands in today’s hyper-competitive business world.
You can find her upcoming presentations on the Programs & Classes Page.
Venture in Residence — New York Institute of Technology, Entrepreneur Center
RetailMinded — Approved Trademark Legal Counsel
SCORE – Mentor and Speaker
Steering Committee Member — FACES (Finding a Cure for Epilepsy & Seizures)
Board of Directors — BCureful