ALBANY, NY-Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P.C. is pleased to announce that partner Susan E. Farley is listed among the Top 25 women attorneys in Upstate New York “Super Lawyers,” by the publishers of Hudson Valley magazine. Ms. Farley is one of two Albany attorneys named as Top 25 Women lawyers in Upstate New York, and the only woman with that honor from the category of Intellectual Property Litigation.
Ms. Farley is a registered patent attorney whose practice is heavily focused on patent, trademark and copyright legal issues involving design commercialization. She represents a wide range of businesses whose products are in demand largely because of their design aesthetics. As lead trial counsel in a number of landmark trade dress and patent cases, she has also been instrumental in several precedent setting Federal Appeals Court decisions. As a result, she coauthored an Amicus Brief on behalf of a group of design-oriented businesses at the United States Supreme Court.