RatnerPrestia Elects John W. McGlynn as Shareholder

Wilmington, De., January 2010 – RatnerPrestia is pleased to announce that John McGlynn has become a Shareholder of the firm.

John is a co-chair of the Trademark Practice Group of RatnerPrestia, where he has primary responsibility for day-to-day operation and supervision of RatnerPrestia’s Trademark Center. Since joining RatnerPrestia in 2006, and since beginning his career in 1998, Mr. McGlynn’s practice has focused on counseling and assisting clients ranging from individuals to Fortune 100 companies in connection with all aspects of domestic and international trademark prosecution and use, including clearance, registration, enforcement, transfer and licensing of trademarks. John also provides counseling on domain name and other Internet issues and represents clients in domain name disputes.

Prior to joining RatnerPrestia, Mr. McGlynn was an associate in the New York office of an international intellectual property law firm with a strong presence in the trademark legal community. Before that Mr. McGlynn was a trademark associate at a prominent Washington D.C. firm.

Mr. McGlynn earned his B.A. from Loyola College and received his J.D. from Catholic University, Columbus School of Law. He is an active member of the International Trademark Association and was a featured panelist in the inaugural issue of World Trademark Review. He has been a member of the Maryland Bar since 1998, the District of Columbia Bar since 2001 and was admitted to the Delaware Bar in 2009.

In its third decade, RatnerPrestia is one of the largest intellectual property law firms in the Mid-Atlantic region. Its clients range from start-up companies to multi-billion dollar corporations, both domestic and international, and include well-known institutions and universities. For more information, visit www.ratnerprestia.com or call (610) 407-0700.