I’m fascinated by the ability of science and technology to shape industry and our economy and love that I’m able to play a part by crafting solutions and advocating positions that protect clients’ innovation and operations.
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DeAnna Allen's practice involves various aspects of intellectual property, including patent litigation, trademark litigation and computer technology. She has litigated cases and counseled clients on matters involving patents for a variety of technologies, including software systems, semiconductors, consumer electronics, cancer treatment methods, nutraceuticals, advanced security camera networks, commercial automotive equipment, biological testing equipment, online auction and gaming technology and multimedia digital equipment and communication networks.
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Intellectual Property Litigation
Patent Counseling & Prosecution
Trademark, Copyright & Advertising
Digital Media & Entertainment
Internet & Social Media
Good friends, good food and good wine
Leveraging diverse talent to benefit the firm, its clients and our profession
In the litigation and counseling space, they provide upfront advice and a natural ability to leverage both collaboration and advocacy to meet business needs.
University of Miami School of LawJD, 1996
University of Maryland, College ParkBS, 1990
District of Columbia
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
How to Avoid Gary Gunner and Dora Dormat Syndromes During Your Career
April 1, 2016
Cooley Opens 2016 Diversity Fellowship Application
December 1, 2015
Diversity Journal Names DeAnna Allen a "Woman Worth Watching"
September 1, 2015
National Association of Women Lawyers
American Bar Association
Diversity Journal: Woman Worth Watching
Benchmark Litigation: Future Washington, DC Star
Benchmark Plaintiff: National and Washington, DC Litigation Star
Legal 500 US: Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution
National Diversity Counsel: Most Power and Influential Women in the DC-Maryland-Virginia region
Black Enterprise magazine: Hot List
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