Lead counsel for Marriott International Corporation in trademark infringement litigation to enforce rights in Residence Inn and Courtyard brands. Negotiated settlement agreement which resolved the case.

Marriott Int'l, Inc. v. Sunburst Hospitality Corp., No. 07-859 (E.D. Va. filed Apr. 29, 2008).

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