Stephanie serves as Senior IP Services Manager at Winterfeldt IP Group. She has 25 years of legal experience, primarily in large global law firms.
Stephanie C. Butler, Senior IP Services Manager for Winterfeldt IP Group, oversees the firm’s docketing system and provides essential attorney support assisting with all aspects of global trademark prosecution, domain name enforcement, and brand management activities. She prioritizes the daily workflow, and assures the firm’s docketing database is properly maintained and regularly updated. Stephanie also closely monitors trademark and enforcement filings and tracks all Internet practice, domain name, and policy and advocacy deadlines. She plays a key role in the development and adherence to docketing policies and procedures across all of the firm’s IP service areas. Stephanie facilitates all client transfers and maintains robust auditing practices to ensure the continuous accuracy of client work product, electronic files and IP portfolio records.
Stephanie has worked with Brian Winterfeldt and his team for 10 years in progressively responsible docketing and paralegal roles. She has advanced knowledge of U.S. and international trademark prosecution laws, rules, and regulations and extensive experience with IP portfolio management systems. Prior to working in intellectual property, Stephanie spent 15 years working as an Administrative Services Manager planning, organizing, and directing the clerical activities and operations of legal office support staff.