Pamela Deese

Arent Fox LLP
  • Business Law, Intellectual Property
  • District of Columbia, District of Columbia, District of Columbia Bar, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Bar
Claimed Lawyer Profile

My intellectual property representation includes counseling individuals, patent pools and other IP owners in developing strategic licensing and merchandising programs. My work involves the creation, negotiation and enforcement of licenses and related agreements, as well as representation in regulatory approval proceedings, standards, audit support and analysis, assistance with import/export issues, privacy, review of advertising and promotional materials for regulatory compliance, sweepstakes and promotions, celebrity endorsements and litigating related business disputes. Worldwide trademark and patent protection is fundamental to my practice.

American University Washington College of Law
American University
B.S. | Political Science
Honors: Honors Program
Professional Experience
Arent Fox LLP
Articles & Publications
Professional Associations
Activities: Pam is active in numerous professional associations. She holds membership in the American Bar Association’s Litigation and Intellectual Property Law sections, the District of Columbia Bar Association, and the Pennsylvania Bar Association. Additionally, she is a member of The Licensing Executives Society, the American Intellectual Property Lawyers Association, and the Licensing Industry Merchandisers Association. In September 2005, she was named Vice Chair of the ABA Section of Science and Technology, Committee on Technical Standardization and Infrastructure.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
District of Columbia
District of Columbia
District of Columbia Bar
District of Columbia Bar
Pennsylvania Bar
Supreme Court of the United States
US Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit
US Court of Appeals, Eighth Circuit
US Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
US Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
US Court of International Trade
US District Court, District of Columbia
US District Court, District of Maryland
Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Intellectual Property
Additional Practice Areas
  • Advertising
  • E-Commerce
  • Entertainment/New Media
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment
  • Privacy
Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
1050 Connecticut Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Telephone: (202) 828-3431
Fax: (202) 857-6395