Maria Luisa Palmese has over 20 years’ experience representing clients in patent litigation, patent prosecution, and trademark and design protection matters. She maintains a global practice focused on assisting companies with their U.S. IP matters. Her focus is to efficiently and effectively create and maximize value through IP.
A skilled litigator, Ms. Palmese has represented her clients in both jury and bench trials in some of the busiest patent jurisdictions in the United States, including the Southern District of New York, the District of New Jersey, Northern District of Illinois, and the District of Delaware. She is adept at litigating complex intellectual property disputes across a range of subject matter, including chemicals, and chemical processes, pharmaceuticals, vaccines, cosmetics, polymers and other materials.
Ms. Palmese also maintains a counseling, patent prosecution, opinion and due diligence practice. In this capacity she counsels small- and medium-sized businesses in a variety of industries, including the chemical, pharmaceutical, food, cosmetics, and agricultural industries, as well as the design, fashion and entertainment industries.
Ms. Palmese is bilingual in Italian, and fluent in French and Spanish. She also has an elementary knowledge of German and Russian.