Firm Prospects Engage Logo
Kristen Mccallion
See Full Profile

Kristen Mccallion

Fish & Richardson P. C., Partner

New York City, New York
Kristen McCallion is a principal in the New York office of Fish & Richardson P.C. and chair of the firm's copyright group. Ms. McCallion represents businesses in the consumer products, internet, media, and interactive entertainment industries in copyright, trademark, false advertising, trade dress, and unfair competition litigation in U.S. district and appellate courts and in state courts. She advises clients on proper trademark adoption and use to increase brand awareness and maximize the value of trademark portfolios. With her clients, she develops both domestic and foreign trademark filing programs, thereby securing registration protection on a global scale, fortifying brand strength and reducing costs associated with foreign trademark disputes. Ms. McCallion also represents trademark owners in trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings in the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Ms. McCallion also regularly counsels clients on a broad spectrum of copyright matters, including infringement, registration, and fair use issues. Working in collaboration with her clients, she implements filing strategies to develop comprehensive copyright registration portfolios. Ms. McCallion applies her highly specialized knowledge of copyright registration practices and procedures to formulate defensive strategies in copyright disputes and litigation. She also actively enforces her clients' copyrights against infringers. She has been named an "IP Star" and one of the "Top 250 Women in Law" by Managing Intellectual Property and ranked in the top tier of trademark attorneys at the state and national level by World Trademark Review's WTR 1000. In the 2018 edition of WTR 1000, Ms. McCallion is described as an attorney who "wields superb judgement and is extremely strategic," and who is "intelligent, formidable and a pleasure to deal with; there's no time wasting with her, so you're able to get to a resolution more quickly." Ms. McCallion has also been selected by Super Lawyers New York, recommended by The Legal 500 for Trademark and Copyright work, named to Profiles in Diversity Journal's "Women Worth Watching," featured in The New York Times Magazine, and named "Empire State Counsel" by the New York State Bar Association. Prior to law school, Ms. McCallion served as a media, public relations, and corporate communications executive in the entertainment industry.

Experience

Fish & Richardson P. C. Logo
Fish & Richardson P. C.
Partner
Firm Prospects attorney tracking launched in 2015/2016. Prior employment history currently unavailable.

Matched Jobs

Barclay Damon Logo
IP Litigation Attorney
New York-New York City

Connections

Danielle De Zorzi
Danielle De Zorzi
Special Counsel
Law School
Ana-Laura Diaz
Ana-Laura Diaz
Attorney
Law School
Kristy Buckley
Kristy Buckley
Attorney
Law School
Powered by Firm Prospects Logo Firm Prospects
© 2022 Firm Prospects. All Rights Reserved