Katherine Hoffman Joins Solomon Ward Law Firm

Katherine M. Hoffman, a resident of Mission Hills, has joined the firm of Solomon Ward Seidenwurm and Smith in San Diego as partner. Hoffman has more than 18 years of experience in trademark prosecution, enforcement and related property law.

Hoffman’s practice focuses on domestic and international intellectual property law, encompassing protection and enforcement of trademark, copyrights, trade dress and trade secrets. She has experience in trademark prosecution and litigation before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and expertise in a range of technology transactions.  She counsels clients on all areas of intellectual property acquisition, licensing, protection and enforcement strategies and procedures.

Prior to joining Solomon Ward, Hoffman practiced at McKenna Long & Aldridge for two years, following her tenure as a Luce Forward LLP partner since 2005. Hoffman received her J.D. from Campbell University, Norman Adrian Wiggins School of Law and a B.S. in Biology from the University of Cincinnati.

Hoffman is a member of the International Trademark Association, as well as Athena San Diego and the San Diego County Bar Association.  She has served on the Board of Directors for the San Diego Police Foundation since 2012.

Hoffman has resided in Mission Hills for more than a decade.

This article was published in SD Metro Magazine on August 18, 2014.

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