May 21, 2013 – Partridge Snow & Hahn LLP announced that John E. Ottaviani has joined the firm as Counsel. John has extensive experience on matters involving the protection of trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets, the acquisition and sale of technology companies, the protection of digital assets and limiting liability on the Internet, electronic commerce, the use and exploitation of technology, and investments in technology companies. He advises emerging technology and other privately held businesses on organizational, operational and financing matters. “John brings a variety of skills that will further enhance our Intellectual Property Group. We are very pleased to have him join the Firm,” said Managing Partner, David M. Gilden. John received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law and his A.B., from Bowdoin College.