The purpose of the Intellectual Property Section is to promote collegiality, networking, mentorship, and professional dialogue among members of the DC Bar practicing intellectual property law.  To this end, the Intellectual Property Section will host both professional and social events.  The Intellectual Property Section strives to bring intellectual property practitioners together to discuss current issues pertaining to patent, trademark, and copyright law.  A further goal of the Intellectual Property Section is to increase membership within the section.



  • Mary R. Bram
    Mary R. Bram Co-Chair
  • Laura K. Pitts
    Laura K. Pitts Co-Chair
  • Mythili Markowski
    Mythili Markowski Chair-Elect
  • Shannon M. Lentz
    Shannon M. Lentz Secretary
  • Vincent J. Galluzzo
    Vincent J. Galluzzo Treasurer
  • Kimberly E. Coghill
    Kimberly E. Coghill Treasurer-Elect
  • Matthew L. Fedowitz
    Matthew L. Fedowitz Immediate Past-Chair

Board of Directors

  • Jennifer H. Burdman
    Jennifer H. Burdman
  • Christopher M. Cherry
    Christopher M. Cherry
  • Michael K. Heins
    Michael K. Heins
  • David W. Leibovitch
    David W. Leibovitch