Bethany R. Nelson

1100 Peachtree Street NE Suite 2800, Atlanta, GA USA 30309


Bethany Nelson focuses her practice on trademark and trade dress infringement and unfair competition litigation. Ms. Nelson has experience representing a range of Fortune 500 companies in federal court litigation, including at the appellate level. She is also experienced in practice before the trademark trial and appeal board and in managing trademark enforcement for her clients.


Represented a professional sports league in connection with obtaining Order allowing seizure of counterfeit merchandise and tickets.

Represented a leading sports brand in multiple cases asserting trademark infringement in various jurisdictions, including the Eastern District of New York and Central District of California.

Represented a major household brand in appellate trademark litigation before the Second Circuit.

Represented national energy company before the Federal Circuit, obtaining vacatur of an order from Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.


Emory University School of Law J.D. (2017) First Honor Graduate, with high honors, Order of the Coif

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill B.A. (2012) Journalism and Mass Communication, Minor in Business, with distinction, Dean’s List


Georgia (2017)

Court Admissions

Georgia Superior Court (2017)

Supreme Court of Georgia (2019)

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (2019)

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia (2019)


U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia - Honorable Orinda D. Evans (Aug 2017-Sep 2018)

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