Attorneys

Annette I. Kahler

Annette I. Kahler

Counsel

Office: Albany | 518-452-5600 linkedin

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Annette I. Kahler is a seasoned intellectual property attorney with broad-ranging experience gained from her career in technology, law and business. Her practice focuses on worldwide intellectual property protection, enforcement, and management, technology licensing, university technology transfer, and the intellectual property aspects of business planning and strategy. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Kahler was Director of the Center for Law & Innovation and a visiting faculty member at Albany Law School in Albany, NY. Prior to that, she was CEO and General Counsel of Ascella Technologies in Vienna, VA, and also formerly Vice President, Associate General Counsel, and Director of Intellectual Property at American Management Systems, Inc. in Fairfax, VA. Ms. Kahler is a leading expert and frequent lecturer on women’s innovation and women’s participation in the field of intellectual property law.

No Mr. Trump, You Can't Use Our Music, The Daily Record IP Frontiers, August 16, 2016

Who says you can't buy me love?, The Daily Record IP Frontiers, February 18, 2015

Selfies and copyrights: It's no monkey business, The Daily Record IP Frontiers, September 16, 2014

A look back at top IP news of 2011, and a look ahead, The Daily Record IP Frontiers, January 17, 2012

Enhancing brand value through smart trademark practices, The Daily Record IP Frontiers, May 17, 2011

  • George Mason University, School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Rochester

 

  • Association of University Technology Managers
  • Inn of Court - Platinum Designation, IP and Innovation Founding Member
  • Eastern New York Intellectual Property Law Association
  • International Trademark Association
  • New York State Bar
  • Virginia State Bar
  • Washington D.C.
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Overview

    Annette I. Kahler is a seasoned intellectual property attorney with broad-ranging experience gained from her career in technology, law and business. Her practice focuses on worldwide intellectual property protection, enforcement, and management, technology licensing, university technology transfer, and the intellectual property aspects of business planning and strategy. Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Kahler was Director of the Center for Law & Innovation and a visiting faculty member at Albany Law School in Albany, NY. Prior to that, she was CEO and General Counsel of Ascella Technologies in Vienna, VA, and also formerly Vice President, Associate General Counsel, and Director of Intellectual Property at American Management Systems, Inc. in Fairfax, VA. Ms. Kahler is a leading expert and frequent lecturer on women’s innovation and women’s participation in the field of intellectual property law.

  • Publications

    No Mr. Trump, You Can't Use Our Music, The Daily Record IP Frontiers, August 16, 2016

    Who says you can't buy me love?, The Daily Record IP Frontiers, February 18, 2015

    Selfies and copyrights: It's no monkey business, The Daily Record IP Frontiers, September 16, 2014

    A look back at top IP news of 2011, and a look ahead, The Daily Record IP Frontiers, January 17, 2012

    Enhancing brand value through smart trademark practices, The Daily Record IP Frontiers, May 17, 2011

  • Education
    • George Mason University, School of Law, J.D.
    • University of Rochester
  • Memberships

     

    • Association of University Technology Managers
    • Inn of Court - Platinum Designation, IP and Innovation Founding Member
    • Eastern New York Intellectual Property Law Association
    • International Trademark Association
  • Admissions
    • New York State Bar
    • Virginia State Bar
    • Washington D.C.
    • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office