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Tonia A. Sayour

Partner

Areas of Practice

 

Tonia has over a decade of experience counseling start-ups to nationally known companies in all areas of intellectual property law, namely, patents, trademarks and copyrights.  Tonia focuses on litigation and she has litigated over fifty cases in jurisdictions around the country, representing both plaintiffs and defendants.  Tonia is also a registered patent attorney and has significant experience preparing and prosecuting patents, as well as trademarks for her clients.  Tonia has been recognized as a “Super Lawyer – Rising Star” for the past five years and has been listed in the Legal Media Group’s Guide to the World’s Leading Trademark Law Practitioners.

 

Education

 

  • St. John's University School of Law, J.D., 2003

  • Polytechnic University (now NYU Tardon School of Engineering), B.S., Computer Engineering, 2000

 

Bar Admissions

 

  • New York 

  • New Jersey 

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

  • United States District Court for the Western District of New York

  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

  • United States Patent & Trademark Office

 

Professional Associations

 

  • National Association of Women Lawyers

  • American Bar Association

  • New York Intellectual Property Lawyers Association

  • International Trademark Association

 

Speaking Engagements

 

  • "Focus On The Fundamentals: Intellectual Property For The Non-IP Lawyer," National Association of Women Lawyers, Fifth Annual General Counsel Institute, November 2009