Julia M. Lang is the chair of the firm’s Intellectual Property Group, focusing on trademark, unfair competition, copyright, social media, and advertising law.
She counsels clients on trademark and copyright clearance, prosecution, infringement, and enforcement; legal issues in brand protection, including social media marketing, keyword advertisements, celebrity endorsements, influencer marketing, and compliance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Federal Trade Commission Act, Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy, and Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act; intellectual property and technology development, licensing, and distribution agreements; business and legal issues in company use of social media; and intellectual property due diligence in corporate transactions and collaborations.
Julia is recognized by Super Lawyers® as a 2021 Missouri and Kansas Rising Star in intellectual property law and has appeared on St. Louis Small Business Monthly’s “Best IP Attorneys” list annually since 2020. She received her J.D. from Seattle University School of Law and her LL.M. in Intellectual Property and Technology Law from Washington University Law. She currently serves as Vice Chair of the American Bar Association’s USPTO Trademark Practice and Policy Committee and Vice Chair of the Missouri Bar’s Intellectual Property Law Committee.
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri