Eleanor B. Atkins - McDermott Will & Emery


Eleanor (Ellie) B. Atkins focuses her practice on trademark, copyright, sweepstakes and promotions, and false advertising matters.

Ellie is experienced in client counsel, strategy and legal research, including portfolio management and the selection, clearance, prosecution, registration and enforcement of trademarks. Additionally, she has assisted with district court litigation as well as actions before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, including drafting complaints, discovery requests and briefs in support of various motions.

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  • Legal 500 USA, Recommended Lawyer, 2022 to 2023
  • Super Lawyers, Rising Star – Washington, DC, 2022 to 2023
  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America, Intellectual Property Law, 2021 to 2024


  • Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts


American University – Washington College of Law, JD, summa cum laude, Order of the Coif, 2014
Vanderbilt University, BA, cum laude, 2009

District of Columbia