PITTSBURGH, PA — The Board of Directors of The Webb Law Firm is pleased to announce that Cecilia R. Dickson has advanced to a Shareholder position at the Firm.
Ms. Dickson is an Intellectual Property attorney with a particular focus on intellectual property litigation relating to patent, trademark, copyright, and other Intellectual Property issues. Prior to joining The Webb Law Firm, Ms. Dickson had jury trial and bench trial experience in numerous lawsuits involving intellectual property issues; has appeared before trial and appellate courts at the state and federal levels; and has appeared before the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), the Court of International Trade (CIT), and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB).
Ms. Dickson is admitted to practice in Pennsylvania, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Sixth Circuit, the U.S. District Courts for the Western District of Pennsylvania, the Northern District of Ohio and the Eastern District of Texas, and the U.S. Court of International Trade. She has been appointed by the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania as an E-Discovery Special Master.
Ms. Dickson was the president of the Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law Association (2011-2012), served as the chair of the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Intellectual Property Law Section (2011-2012), currently serves as the chair elect of the Allegheny County Bar Association’s Civil Litigation Section, and is a member of the ITC Trial Lawyers Association. Since 2005, Ms. Dickson has been an adjunct professor at Saint Vincent College, where she received a degree in political science summa cum laude in 1999. Ms. Dickson received her J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School in 2002.
The Webb Law Firm has been helping innovators safeguard their discoveries, advance their technologies and achieve historic milestones since 1845. The Firm’s patent attorneys hold dual degrees in law and the sciences and combine their legal expertise with an in-depth personal understanding of business and industry. The Webb Law Firm is located in One Gateway Center in downtown Pittsburgh.
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