Sherry H. Flax

Sherry H. Flax

Partner

Contact Info

Phone: (410) 332-8784
Fax: (410) 332-8785

Primary Office

Baltimore
500 E. Pratt Street
Suite 900
Baltimore, MD 21202-3133

Sherry H. Flax

Sherry Flax concentrates her practice on matters dealing with intellectual property law, with an emphasis on trademarks and copyrights. She assists clients in all aspects of securing and protecting their rights in commercially valuable property through U.S. and international trademarks and copyrights, domain names, trade secrets, and licensing. She regularly counsels clients on the use and protection of intellectual property on the Internet and related aspects of business law. She has extensive experience in working with both mature and emerging companies on developing and strengthening brands in a wide variety of industries.

Sherry has more than 20 years of experience in complex civil litigation, including litigating patent, trademark and trade dress infringement, unfair competition, and domain name cases and disputes. She regularly advises clients on litigation strategy and protective measures. Her trademark litigation matters have included infringement cases in the federal courts as well as opposition, cancellation, and concurrent use administrative proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

Sherry regularly lectures at seminars and other forums on trademark and copyright law and has published several articles on these topics.

Thought Leadership

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Seminar, Webinar & Podcast
February 6, 2014
Seminar, Webinar & Podcast
January 1, 2014
Seminar, Webinar & Podcast
March 28, 2013
Sponsored Event
February 12, 2009

Credentials and Accolades

Honors and Awards

Named to the Chambers USA "America's Leading Lawyers in Intellectual Property" list, 2016 and 2018 to present

Named an "IP Star" by Managing Intellectual Property magazine, 2013 to present

Named a "Top Woman Lawyer in the Northeast" by Arrive magazine, July/August 2011

Selected for inclusion in Maryland Super Lawyers Magazine, 2007 to present

Memberships and Affiliations

Member, International Trademark Association Enforcement Committee, 2016-2017 term

Enforcement Committee Member, International Trademark Association (INTA), 2016-2017

Chair, Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA) Intellectual Property Section

Chair, Intellectual Property Organizing Subcommittee, MSBA

Member, Business Law Section, MSBA

Member, Federal Practice, MSBA

Member, Intellectual Property Section, American Bar Association

Member, International Trademark Association

Education

J.D., University of Baltimore School of Law, 1982, cum laude

  • Case Notes Editor, University of Baltimore Law Review

M.S., The Johns Hopkins University

B.S., University of Maryland, 1973

Bar Admissions

Maryland

Firm Management Positions

Clerkships

Judge Alexander Harvey II, U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland

Sherry Flax concentrates her practice on matters dealing with intellectual property law, with an emphasis on trademarks and copyrights. She assists clients in all aspects of securing and protecting their rights in commercially valuable property through U.S. and international trademarks and copyrights, domain names, trade secrets, and licensing. She regularly counsels clients on the use and protection of intellectual property on the Internet and related aspects of business law. She has extensive experience in working with both mature and emerging companies on developing and strengthening brands in a wide variety of industries.

Sherry has more than 20 years of experience in complex civil litigation, including litigating patent, trademark and trade dress infringement, unfair competition, and domain name cases and disputes. She regularly advises clients on litigation strategy and protective measures. Her trademark litigation matters have included infringement cases in the federal courts as well as opposition, cancellation, and concurrent use administrative proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

Sherry regularly lectures at seminars and other forums on trademark and copyright law and has published several articles on these topics.