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Kelly IP is a law firm specializing in all aspects of trademark, copyright, unfair competition, Internet and domain name, and related areas of the law. Our lawyers have represented clients in hundreds of proceedings in U.S. Federal Courts, the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB), the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), and under the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP).

We are committed to providing the highest-quality legal services by leveraging our collective strengths to address clients’ specific needs. Our environment is intellectually stimulating, highly collaborative, and collegial. We also recognize that most people perform their best when they balance challenging work with family, friends, and individual interests. To that end, Kelly IP maintains a culture that encourages everyone on our team to be their best both professionally and personally.


Kelly IP has an immediate opening for a litigation associate with 2-5 years of litigation experience, outstanding credentials, and demonstrated interest in the fields of trademark, copyright, and/or Internet and domain name law. The position encompasses litigation before federal courts and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board as well as pre-litigation opinions and enforcement matters.  Qualified candidates will have:

  • 2+ years of law firm experience
  • Excellent writing and analytical skills
  • Strong academic record
  • Strong organizational skills and a high level of attention to detail
  • DC bar admission or eligibility for admission

Kelly IP is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all persons. The firm does not tolerate discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, or other characteristics prohibited by law.

To apply for these positions, please email your resume, writing samples, and law school transcripts to