Patterson Intellectual Property Law is pleased to announce the election of Scott M. Douglass to a Shareholder of the firm. Mr. Douglass concentrates his practice in the areas of trademarks, copyrights, and data privacy. He litigates trademark, trade dress, and copyright claims in federal courts across the country. He represents companies and individuals acting as both rightsholders asserting their rights and defendants accused of infringing others’ rights.
“Scott has consistently demonstrated the work ethic, intellect, and leadership we strive for in our attorneys,” said Ryan Levy, Managing Shareholder for Patterson Intellectual Property Law. “We are excited to have Scott as a Shareholder and look forward to his new role at Patterson.”
Mr. Douglass obtained his B.A. from Rhodes College and his J.D. from Wake Forest University School of Law, where he served as the Managing Editor of the Wake Forest Journal of Law & Policy and as the Vice-Chairman of the Wake Forest Honor Council. Scott was a member of the 2019-2020 Nashville Bar Foundation Leadership Forum; was named to the Super Lawyers list of “Rising Stars” in Intellectual Property Law for the years 2018, 2019, and 2020; and to Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for Intellectual Property Law and Litigation for 2021.