As lead trial counsel, David Mayberry has helped clients resolve intellectual property law claims at trial, in arbitration, through mediation and creative settlements outside the courtroom. He has complex litigation experience in trademark, copyright, patent, trade secret, franchise and antitrust cases. Mr. Mayberry also counsels clients on trademark and trade dress enforcement and protection issues.
Mr. Mayberry is listed in the 2016 and the six years immediately preceding editions of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business for Intellectual Property: Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets and in 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016, he was also ranked #1 for Intellectual Property: Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets. He has been named a 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 Washington, D.C. "Super Lawyer" in the area of Intellectual Property Litigation and a 2014, 2015 and 2016 "Top 100 Washington, D.C. Super Lawyer" by Super Lawyers magazine. In 2012, 2013 and 2016, Mr. Mayberry was recognized by Legal 500 US in the area of Non-Contentious Trademark Law and for Trademark Litigation in 2013 and 2014. He was named a "Top Lawyer" by Washingtonian magazine in 2013 for Trademark Law. He was recognized as a top practitioner in Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets by Chambers Global 2016. Mr. Mayberry is listed in the 2017 and the five years immediately preceding editions of World Trademark Review 1000 – The World's Leading Trademark Professionals and is AV® rated by Martindale-Hubbell.*
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Professional & Community Activities
American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section, Forum on Franchising, Member
American Inns of Court
District of Columbia Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section, Member
International Trademark Association, Member, Advanced TTAB Practice Forum, Past Chair
North Carolina Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section, Member
Virginia Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section, Member