Our Tulsa team is led by David Keesling. David is a premier Oklahoma-based attorney providing legal representation to corporations, insurance carriers, small businesses, and individuals for all intellectual property matters. He is a Tulsa based intellectual property lawyer with years of legal experience with a keen understanding of the complex laws and technical issues involved in intellectual property cases.
He is widely recognized for his ability to successfully resolve, prosecute, and defend against complex trademark and copyright infringement actions.
What can an Intellectual Property Attorney Do For You?
David Keesling is familiar with the risks that businesses and individuals face with infringement claims and understands the stress that these types of cases can place upon a client. Successful representation in infringement cases requires the experience of a proven intellectual property attorney.
Whether he is representing a client in a complex copyright case involving digital media or representing a client involving allegations of infringing upon another business’ name or advertising slogan, his clients can be confident in knowing that they are being represented by a highly experienced and knowledgeable attorney.
We help clients protect their intellectual property against all threats: industry competitors, trade partners, licensees, former employees, and pirating by hackers or overseas counterfeiters. David Keesling handles an array of IP litigation, including:
- Copyright infringement
- Trademark infringement
- Theft of trade secrets
- Publicity rights
- Licensing agreements
- Nondisclosure agreements
- Aggressively Pursuing Infringement Claims
In many cases, businesses and individuals will initiate a claim for trademark or copyright infringement by sending a cease and desist letter demanding that a person or business stop the alleged unauthorized use of a trademark or copyright. When his clients are in need of such a letter, he can quickly assemble a team of intellectual property attorneys and prepare to mount an aggressive case for his clients. The team promptly investigates copyright and infringement claims, assesses any potential liability, and drafts the appropriate documents to best meet the needs of the clients.
Negotiation and Mediation
When handling infringement claims, David Keesling focuses on resolving disputes as quickly as possible, limiting exposure, and containing the costs associated with these types of actions. He attempts to settle these claims through negotiation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution, including mediation and arbitration.
When a case cannot be effectively resolved in this manner and litigation becomes necessary, he is ready to vigorously represent his clients at all stages of the litigation process. David Keesling is a skilled trial lawyer with years of experience representing clients before federal and state courts, including all levels of appeals.
Personalized Service and Attention
David Keesling, Esq. promptly responds to clients’ questions and concerns and keeps them informed of all legal developments in their case. He will work directly with his clients, regularly discussing key legal issues and developments in an effort to create the strongest and most effective representation possible in complex trademark and copyright infringement cases. Since he began practicing, David Keesling has been committed to the principle of providing personalized service and attention to each of his clients.