Lindsay Kaplan focuses her practice on domestic and international trademark counseling, portfolio management, clearance, and enforcement matters. She helps clients assess the availability of trademarks for use and registration, develop and implement complex trademark registration and protection strategies, monitor and enforce trademark rights, manage trademark disputes throughout the world, and negotiate and draft trademark coexistence and settlement agreements.

Ms. Kaplan has particular experience in foreign trademark matters and regularly advises clients on international portfolio strategy and management. She frequently counsels clients in the entertainment industry with respect to film and television title clearance and protection strategies. In addition to the entertainment sector, Ms. Kaplan advises clients across diverse industries including fashion, technology, social media, hospitality, travel, food and restaurant services, and financial services. She is proficient in Spanish.

Professional & Community Activities

American Cancer Society, DC Associate Board of Ambassadors, Member

International Trademark Association (INTA), Member

William & Mary Law Review, Former Articles Editor

American Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section, Member

Virginia Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section, Member


  • William and Mary School of Law, J.D. (2009)
  • Emory University, B.A., Journalism and Spanish (2006)
    Phi Beta Kappa

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia (2010)
  • Virginia (2009)


  • Supreme Court of Virginia (2009)

Who We Are

Suite 900, 607 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC, 20005-2018
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Lindsay R. Kaplan

Experience Highlights

Business and corporate strategy and trademark protection for The HoneyBaked Ham Company, LLC
Represents The HoneyBaked Ham Company, LLC, in all aspects of the company’s business including business and corporate strategy, trademark enforcement more
Trademark counsel to a large non-profit humanitarian organization
We provide extensive trademark counseling to a large non-profit humanitarian organization. We also manage the organization's domestic and more
J. Christopher Burch v. Tory Burch LLC et al.
Served as IP counsel in a case in the Delaware Chancery Court. Represented fashion design house, Tory Burch, LLC which brought claims against a more
Trademark litigation for Pearson Education Inc.
Represented Pearson Education Inc., the world's largest educational publisher, in obtaining an injunction to prevent the use of, as more