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Before he launched McDermott IP Law, Rick McDermott spent more than 20 years practicing Intellectual Property law at Alston & Bird LLP and its predecessor firm, Bell, Seltzer, Park & Gibson. Rick has built a career out of assisting his clients in identifying, protecting, enforcing, defending, and monetizing their Intellectual Property rights. His broad and deep understanding of patent, trademark, and copyright laws has contributed to his success and that of his clients as well.
Rick’s ability to invest in his clients’ success was built on his ability to offer critical advice and risk assessments in regards to the entire lifespan of their Intellectual Property. This consisted of product development, merger and acquisition due diligence, product licensing and protecting through patent laws, trademarks, and copyrights, or if it was about enforcing and monetizing an idea, and even defending it from theft or misuse This extended across several industries and technologies.
Today, Rick is centered on his unique ability to bring the large-firm experience to a smaller, more adaptable environment. The value of his legal counsel is measured by the level of success his clients achieve. Get in touch if you would like to speak to Rick about your work worth protecting!