We are pleased to announce that Karen Lim has become a Partner of the firm effective January 1, 2014.
Karen Lim’s practice focuses on the selection, clearance, prosecution, maintenance, and enforcement of trademarks in the U.S. and globally; managing worldwide trademark portfolios; and preparing agreements and licenses pertaining to intellectual property. Karen has extensive experience in trademark registration practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. She works with clients across a wide range of industries, including consumer and luxury goods, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and fashion, entertainment, financial services, and information technology.
Karen holds an M.A. from Cambridge University, an M.F.A. from the University of Michigan, and a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law where she was a Notes and Articles Editor of the Fordham Law Review. She clerked for the Hon. Harold Baer, United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. She also serves on the Board of Directors of the Asian American Bar Association of New York and co-chairs its Intellectual Property Law Committee.
Before becoming a lawyer, Karen was a member of United Scenic Artists and designed costumes for theatre and opera productions across the United States.