Rebecca Givner-Forbes

Special Counsel
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About Rebecca

Rebecca Givner-Forbes advises clients on trademark clearance and prosecution, obtaining copyright registrations, sending and responding to trademark, copyright and false advertising demand letters, licensing and IP due diligence issues for acquisitions.

Rebecca  has represented clients in copyright and trademark matters in federal court, prosecuted and defended numerous oppositions and cancellations before the US Patent and Trademark Office’s Trademark Trial and Appeal Board and initiated and defended challenges before the National Advertising Division of the Council of Better Business Bureaus.


Georgetown University Law Center
JD, 2012, cum laude

Nanyang Technological University
MS, 2009, Foreign Services, cum laude

Georgetown University - Walsh School of Foreign Service
BS, 2004, cum laude

Admissions & credentials

District of Columbia


Rankings & accolades

World Trademark Review 1000: Top Trademark Lawyer