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Katie Butler

Katie Butler

Intellectual Property Attorney

Licensed in
University of Arkansas School of Law
Strategic, proactive lawyer with 6 years of experience advising key company stakeholders and creatives on matters of intellectual property, corporate governance, business practices, and regulatory compliance. Influential communicator and trusted advocate who empowers clients at every step and understands their needs as part of both long- and short-term strategies. Natural business developer—continually cultivates opportunities for collaboration in the Denver startup and innovation space.

If you'd like to discuss registering a trademark, your business's legal needs, or where to find the best cup of coffee in Colorado, send me a message.

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Work History

Thomas P. Howard LLC

Associate Attorney

Apr 2018 - Present

Litigate with an emphasis on intellectual property (trademarks, trade dress, trade secret, and copyright).

Cultivate IP strategy, including trademark and copyright registrations.

Negotiate and draft agreements related to business set-up, employment, provision of services, confidentiality, and non-disclosure.

Apr 2018 - Present

Otis, Bedingfield, & Peters LLC

Associate Attorney

Sep 2016 - Mar 2018

Litigated with an emphasis on business and corporate law and real estate.

Advised clients on intellectual property strategy, made trademark and copyright registrations, and supported IP matters in complex litigation.

Sep 2016 - Mar 2018

CrossFit, Inc.

In House Counsel

Jul 2011 - Jan 2016

Protected, defended, and grew CrossFit's intellectual property worldwide.

Navigated the intersection of social media and intellectual property.

Enforced agreements with affiliated licensees, with careful attention to preserving CrossFit's interests while still encouraging their business. Arbitrated disputes among licensees.

Supported key staff members with legal and business advice.

Jul 2011 - Jan 2016

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