We are pleased to announce that Lauren J. Coppola and John E. Ottaviani have been elected Partners of the Firm.
(Providence, SouthCoast, MetroWest, Boston) - Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP (PSH) is pleased to announce that Lauren J. Coppola and John E. Ottaviani have been elected Partners of the Firm.
(Providence, SouthCoast, MetroWest, Boston) – Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP (PSH) is pleased to announce that Lauren J. Coppola and John E. Ottaviani have been elected Partners of the Firm. "Lauren and John are both outstanding attorneys and are recognized as experts in their respective fields of law, Lauren in complex commercial litigation and John in intellectual property and commercial licensing matters." said David M. Gilden, Managing Partner.
Lauren J. Coppola concentrates her practice in complex commercial litigation, telecommunications law, construction disputes, breach of fiduciary duty and partnership disputes, and general contract dispute cases. She has experience representing clients in state and federal courts, and before the Federal Communications Commission, various state public utility commissions and tribal courts. Lauren has appellate experience, having argued before the Massachusetts Appeals Court and preparing a number of appeals before the United States Court of Appeals for the First, Ninth and Eight Circuits. She received her J.D. from DePaul University College of Law. Lauren is resident in our Boston office.
John E. Ottaviani, Chair of our Intellectual Property & Technology Group, concentrates his practice in protecting and enforcing trademarks and copyrights, and in preparing and negotiating intellectual property licensing agreements. He regularly advises clients on trademark, copyright, domain name, and trade secret issues that arise in the physical world and on the Internet. He also works on the intellectual property and technology aspects of business financing, and of acquisition and sale transactions. John has extensive experience in preparing and negotiating agreements for technology companies and for companies using technology in all industries. John received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law. He is an active member of the Rhode Island Bar Association, where he serves on the Business Organizations Committee, the American Bar Association, where he serves on the Cyberspace Law and Museum and Art Law Committees, and the International Trademark Association, where he serves on the Publications Committee. He has also served on the Board of Directors of Adoption Rhode Island since 1996. John is resident in our Providence office.