Sarah Bro focuses her practice on trademark prosecution and trademark enforcement, as well as copyright, right of publicity and domain name management.
Sarah assists clients with all stages of domestic and international trademark prosecution, and provides consultation with respect to the selection, clearance and enforcement of trademarks. Sarah has extensive experience in the research, drafting and filing of documents with the US Patent and Trademark Office, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and the US Copyright Office. Sarah has a proven track record in recovering domain names through the Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) and the Uniform Rapid Suspension (URS) actions. She provides support in intellectual property (IP) due diligence matters in connection with corporate transactions such as mergers and acquisitions. Sarah's experience also includes a three-month secondment in Germany in the legal department of a leading generic pharmaceuticals company, where she handled a full array of trademark prosecution matters and global portfolio management.
Sarah is a member of the Firm's Pro Bono Committee, the Associate Development Committee and the Orange County Associate Recruiting Committee. Sarah is a regular contributor to McDermott's IP Update.
While in law school, Sarah received a specialized certificate in intellectual property and was named the 2009 Outstanding Fellow for Whittier Law School's Center for Intellectual Property Law.