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Kilpatrick Townsend Names Danny Marti Managing Partner of Washington, D.C. Office
Monday, March 18, 2013
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton announced today that Danny Marti has been named the new managing partner of the firm’s Washington, D.C. office. Mr. Marti, who is the first Hispanic to lead a Kilpatrick Townsend office, is a partner in Kilpatrick Townsend’s internationally recognized Intellectually Property Department.
“Danny is the perfect choice for leading one of our firm’s largest offices,” said Paul Aguggia, Chair, Kilpatrick Townsend. “I have worked with him for nearly five years and have seen firsthand his outstanding leadership skills in every project he touches – whether for a client or as Chair of the firm’s Diversity Council. Danny is the total package and I look forward to working with him as our D.C. Office Managing Partner.”
“I am honored that my firm has the confidence in me to lead the DC office, a place that has provided me so much opportunity professionally and personally,” said Danny Marti, D.C. Office Managing Partner, Kilpatrick Townsend. “I am excited about the future of this office and the potential for strategic growth. I look forward to doing what I can to leverage the great talent and energy in this office.”
Mr. Marti, who has been with Kilpatrick Townsend for over 12 years, concentrates his practice on the protection, management, and enforcement of intellectual property assets in the United States and abroad. He advises clients in connection with domestic and international trademark portfolio management, licensing, and other intellectual property-based transactions. Mr. Marti also represents clients in a wide range of cases involving trademarks, false advertising, unfair competition, copyrights, trade secrets, cybersquatting and computer fraud and abuse matters before various U.S. federal courts, as well as the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB) and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).
Mr. Marti serves as Co-Chair of the Firm’s Intellectual Asset Acquisitions & Transactions team (2010-Present), and is the Chair of the Firm’s Diversity Council (2011-Present). He served as a member of the Firm’s Shares Committee in 2012, and as a member of the Hiring Committee from 2007- to 2012. In 2007, he was named firm-wide “Coach of the Year.”
Mr. Marti was selected by Diversity & the Bar as one of the legal industry’s Rising Stars. Only four Rising Stars were selected from across the country. Diversity & the Bar is the flagship publication of the Minority Corporate Counsel Association.
Mr. Marti earned his J.D. from the Emory University School of Law and his B.A. from Georgetown University.
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