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Taylor M. Norton

Taylor M. Norton

Intellectual Property Attorney - Registered Patent Attorney
  • Intellectual Property, Patents, Trademarks...
  • Louisiana, United States Patent and Trademark Office
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Taylor Norton is a native of New Orleans and a Jesuit High School graduate who earned his Bachelors of Science in Pure Mathematics from Louisiana State University and his Masters of Science in Civil Engineering from North Carolina State University, where he served as a National Science Foundation IGERT Research Fellow, advancing research across disciplines including structures and mechanics, textile engineering, macromolecular engineering and polymer science. He was a LaNasa Providence Law Scholar at Loyola University School of Law, where he received his Juris Doctor degree with a Certificate in Civil Law and Common Law. Taylor is particularly skilled in the intellectual property practice area, advising and assisting clients with all forms of intellectual property. His practice is focused on serving the needs of clients ranging from emerging businesses and individuals to Fortune 500 companies, addressing patents, trademarks, trade secrets, copyrights, branding, entertainment and publicity rights. He strategically counsels and represents clients in commercial and intellectual property transactions, as well as in enforcement in litigation. Taylor is a registered patent attorney and an engineer, whose patent practice encompasses a wide range of technologies, including computer science, electrical and mechanical engineering, oil and gas, civil construction, mobile applications and business methods. Taylor also has extensive experience in providing legal guidance in relation to research and development (R&D) tax credits and qualified research expenditures (QREs) for vessel design and construction in the marine industry. Taylor’s comprehensive trademark practice helps clients to build, protect and monetize their key images, names, brands, products and business lines. He facilitates the registration of trademarks with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, and he often advises clients on the licensing and enforcement of trademark rights.

Loyola University New Orleans
J.D. | Law
Honors: LaNasa Providence Scholar; Certificate in Civil Law and Common Law
Activities: Articles Editor, Loyola Maritime Law Journal
North Carolina State University
M.S. | Civil Engineering, Emphasis in Structures and Mechanics
Honors: National Science Foundation IGERT Research Fellowship
Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge
B.S. | Pure Mathematics
Professional Experience
Intellectual Property Attorney & Registered Patent Attorney
Taylor M. Norton Attorney at Law
- Current
Head of Intellectual Property
Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer LLC
Law Firm
Chief General Counsel
Waller Marine, Inc.
Associate Attorney, Registered Patent Attorney
LeBlanc Bland, PLLC
Articles & Publications
Louisiana Limited Liability Company: Forms and Practice Manual
Data Trace Publishing Company
Protecting Intellectual Property Rights in Government Contracts
Federal Lawyer, Vol. 57, 2010
Behavior of 3-D Woven Glass Fiber Reinforced Polymeric Bridge Deck Slabs
International Conference: Future Vision and Challenges for Urban Development
Speaking Engagements
LSBA'S 11th Annual Solo, Small Firm & TECH Conference: "TRADEMARKS, PATENTS AND WEBSITES: PROTECTING THE BRAND", LSBA'S 11th Solo, Small Firm & TECH Conference, Sheraton, 500 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana
Louisiana State Bar Association
New Orleans Entrepreneur Week 2016: “What’s in a Name? Choosing, Branding and Protecting Your Venture”, New Orleans Entrepreneur Week 2016, The Chicory, 610 S Peters St, New Orleans, LA 70130
Idea Village
One of the first things an entrepreneur must do is choose the name for his or her venture. An entrepreneur's brand is equally important. Protecting it can often become a challenge. Learn tips of the trade on how to choose, how to brand, and how to protect yourself and how these considerations work together. Register for the Event here:
BHBM 32nd Annual CPA Seminar: “Intellectual Property in Estate Planning Case Study & Panel Discussion”
Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer LLC
Where Y’art Artist Legal Workshop: “Copyright Protection in the Art Industry”, Energy Centre, New Orleans, LA
Federal Bar Association – Quitter Hitter Topic: “Intellectual Property In Government Contracts – Government’s Rights to Technical Data Delivered by Contractor”, Federal Bar Association: Quick Hitter Topic
Federal Bar Association
Registered Patent Attorney
United States Patent and Trademark Office
Certificate in Civil Law and Common Law
Loyola University New Orleans School of Law
Selected to the 2018 Louisiana Super Lawyers Rising Stars list
Thomson Reuters
Selected to the 2017 Louisiana Super Lawyers Rising Stars list
Thomson Reuters
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Professional Associations
Louisiana State Bar Association
American Intellectual Property Law Association
American Bar Association
New Orleans Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
American Society of Civil Engineers
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
United States Patent and Trademark Office
5th Circuit
US District Court, Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Louisiana
US District Court, Northern District of Texas (pro hac)
US District Court, Southern District of Mississippi (pro hac)
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Intellectual Property
  • Patents
  • Trademarks
  • Entertainment & Sports
  • Construction Law
  • Business Law
  • Real Estate Law
  • Maritime
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Taylor M. Norton - Patent & Trademark Attorney Profile
New Orleans Entrepreneur Week 2016 Speaker
Contact & Map
Taylor M. Norton Registered Patent Attorney
345 Metairie Road
Metairie, LA 70005
Cell: (504) 858-0198
Fax: (504) 533-0093