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Kristin Lockhart focuses on trademark and related intellectual property matters. She handles U.S. and international trademark clearance, prosecution, and enforcement for clients from different industries.
Prior to joining Dunlap Bennett & Ludwig, Kristin worked as a Distinguished Fellow at the Office of the General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), where she prosecuted the Department’s trademarks and worked to resolve a number of trademark infringement disputes. Kristin also practiced different aspects of intellectual property law, as well as antitrust law, in a leading commercial litigation firm in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
While at American University’s Washington College of Law, Kristin served as a Trademark Law Research Assistant, conducting extensive research on U.S. and international trademark law, copyright law and the doctrine of fair use, and the relevance of trademark law to generic top-level domain names (gTLDs). As a Research Assistant, Kristin prepared a number of presentations on trademark and copyright law that were used in conferences hosted by the American Intellectual Property Association (AIPLA) and the International Trademark Association (INTA). She served as a Note & Comment Editor for the American University Business Law Review (AUBLR) and published a number of intellectual property-related blogs for the law review and American University’s Intellectual Property Brief.
In addition to being a talented legal writer, Kristin is also fluent in Spanish. Kristin is admitted to practice in the state of New Jersey.
- Intellectual Property
- New Jersey
- New York
- Baldwin School of Puerto Rico, 2008
- BS in English from Boston College, 2012
- American University, Washington College of Law, 2015