Jackelyn Niky Wooding

Jackelyn Niky Wooding

  • Intellectual Property, Trademarks, Entertainment & Sports Law ...
  • Maryland
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Summary

Attorney Jackelyn “Niky” Wooding is a Maryland licensed attorney and a graduate from Prairie View A&M University, with a B.A. degree in Political Science. She spent several years working for Fortune 100 corporation in the areas of finance and strategic partnerships. After her work in the the corporate sector, Jackelyn attended North Carolina Central University School of Law, where she excelled in the Intellectual Property (IP) curriculum, and was a member of the moot court, President of the IP Law Society, and interned at the United State Patent and Trademark Office.

Following her admission to the Maryland Bar, Jackelyn served as an examiner at the United State Copyright Office, located in Washington D.C. Coupling her legal experience and IP knowledge with her business acumen, she began The Wooding Firm to provide readily-accessible legal counsel and representation in the complex area of IP law, Entertainment law, Business and Family law.

As an effective negotiator, Jackelyn makes her best effort to settle cases when possible, as she often finds that this is in the best interest for her clients. However, if litigation is required, she will work tirelessly in preparation for court. Jackelyn has excelled in and out of the courtroom through her keen attention to detail, understanding of the application of the law, and ability to defend and articulate client’s rights.

However, Ms. Wooding is more than an attorney, she is also a certified mediator. She began mediating in law school facilitating dispute resolution between parties in civil, family law, criminal, and truancy matters. After graduation, Jackelyn became a mediator at the Maryland Office of the Attorney General where she resolved disputes between local consumers and business owners.

Currently, Jackelyn teaches intellectual property law and volunteers her time with several legal and community-based organizations, and she is also a strong advocate for domestic violence awareness and prevention.

Education
North Carolina Central University School of Law
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Professional Associations
Maryland State Bar
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J. Franklyn Bourne Bar Association, Inc.
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Black Entertainment and Sports Lawyers Association
Current
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American Intellectual Property Law Association
Current
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Prince George's County Bar Association
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Montgomery County Bar Association
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American Bar Association
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Maryland
Maryland Court of Appeals
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United States District Court for the District of Maryland
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Practice Areas
    Intellectual Property
    Trademarks
    Trademark Litigation, Trademark Registration
    Entertainment & Sports Law
    Business Law
    Business Contracts, Business Dissolution, Business Finance, Business Formation, Business Litigation, Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions, Partnership & Shareholder Disputes
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Personal Injury
    Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
    Arbitration & Mediation
    Business Arbitration, Consumer Arbitration, Family Arbitration
Websites & Blogs
Website
The Wooding Firm Website
Contact & Map
The Wooding Firm
4500 Forbes Blvd.
Suite 200
Lanham, MD 20706
Telephone: (301) 357-7729
Fax: (301) 798-9088
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 4 PM
Saturday: Closed (Today)
Sunday: Closed