Joseph Theis is an Associate with Winterfeldt IP Group. He supports all of the firm's core practice areas in connection with trademarks and digital brand protection.
Joseph Theis is an Associate with Winterfeldt IP Group. He supports Winterfeldt IP’s clients on a variety of trademark portfolio management matters, including trademark clearance; drafting, filing and prosecuting trademark applications; and coordinating international trademark matters. Joseph also works on various trademark enforcement matters, including identifying instances of infringement and preparing and executing enforcement strategies. In addition, Joseph provides guidance on digital brand protection matters, including domain name portfolio management, domain name enforcement, and other online trademark enforcement such as misuse of clients’ trademarks on social media platforms and in website content.
Joseph earned his JD from The Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, where he was a three-year recipient of the Father Michael Murray Scholarship. He also received a certificate of Intellectual Property Studies from the Law and Technology Institute at the Columbus School of Law, through which he gained extensive knowledge of trademark law, copyright law, and entertainment law. He also presented his thesis on international copyright law at CUA’s annual Research Day.
Joseph is also a published author through Georgetown University’s Creator Institute and New Degree Press.