Alicia Grahn Jones

Partner

Alicia Grahn Jones concentrates her practice in the areas of trademark clearance, prosecution, global portfolio strategy and trademark enforcement. Ms. Jones specializes in strategic management of large global trademark portfolios. Ms. Jones also has extensive experience representing clients before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

Ms. Jones is immediate past President of the Board of Directors for the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers and also serves on the Board of Directors of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund. Ms. Jones was listed in the 2015, 2016 and 2017 editions of World Trademark Review 1000 – The World's Leading Trademark Professionals. Ms. Jones has been recognized as a Top 100 Georgia "Super Lawyer" and a Top 50 Women Georgia "Super Lawyer" in 2017, a Georgia "Super Lawyer" for Intellectual Property in 2015, 2016 and 2017, and a Georgia "Rising Star" in the area of Intellectual Property in 2012, 2013 and 2014 by Super Lawyers magazine. Ms. Jones was recognized in the area of Sports Law in the 2012 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and she was ranked nationally in its 2013 edition. She was honored as one of Georgia's "Rising Stars" by The Daily Report at its 2017 Professional Excellence Awards event. Ms. Jones was also recognized in the 2012 edition of Georgia Trend’s Legal Elite. She is a member of the Intellectual Property Section of the Georgia Bar Association and the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics.

Ms. Jones was presented with the Visionary Award in 2014 by the Georgia Association for Women Lawyers (GAWL) and was a recipient of the 2013 Volunteer of the Year Award from Georgia Asylum and Immigration Network (GAIN). Ms. Jones is the Atlanta Representative of the firm’s Women’s Initiative. She was the Chair of the firm's Associate Communications Committee from 2008-2012 and a member of the firm's Diversity Committee from 2010-2012. She was a recipient of the 2004 Georgia Association of Women Lawyers Scholarship. Ms. Jones earned her J.D. from Emory University School of Law and received her Bachelor of Arts from George Washington University, where she graduated cum laude in Political Science.

Professional & Community Activities

Georgia Association for Women Lawyers, President (2016-2017)

Georgia Bar Association, Intellectual Property Section, Member

National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics, Member

Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund, Board of Directors

Education

  • Emory University School of Law, J.D. (2004)
  • George Washington University, B.A., Political Science (1999)
    cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (2004)

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit
  • Georgia Supreme Court
  • Georgia Superior Court
  • Georgia Lower Courts

Who We Are

Suite 2800, 1100 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA, 30309-4528
USA
t +1 404.815.6164
f +1 404.541.3292

Alicia Grahn Jones

Experience Highlights

Trademark enforcement services for Fortune 500 consumer electronics and computer software multinational corporation
Represents a California-based Fortune 500 multinational corporation that designs and manufactures consumer electronics and computer software more
Texas Tech Univ. v. Spiegelberg
Represented Collegiate Licensing Company in litigation to protect the school colors and verbal trademarks of a Texas-based university. The more
Global trademark portfolio counsel to Celanese Corporation
Celanese Corporation is a global technology and specialty materials company that engineers and manufactures a wide variety of products essential to more
University of Kansas v. Larry Sinks, et al.
Successfully represented University of Kansas in a trial against JoeCollege.com, a retailer selling various apparel using colors and other more