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Michelle Ware Skinner


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While Michelle's practice encompasses all aspects of intellectual property law, her practice focuses on patent and copyright infringement litigation. Michelle has litigated cases in federal district courts across the country and represented clients before the International Trade Commission. She previously served as the primary legal advisor to the world's largest online health resource specifically targeted to African Americans.

Drawing on her educational background in mechanical engineering and business administration, Michelle represents clients in a variety of disciplines, including electrical and computer systems and wireless technologies. She also helps these clients protect their intellectual property in the online world.


Prevent the Cloud from Putting Your Health Data at Risk

Cloud Computing 101- How It Works, What Are Its Risks and What Are Its Rewards


"Protecting Your Brand in the Face of Expanded Generic Top Level Domains (gTLDs)";
Spring 2015


"Trade Secrets and Confidentiality";
webinar sponsored by Financial Poise and West LegalEdcenter, October 28, 2014

"Intellectual Property for Entrepreneurs";
live presentation at the National Society of Black Engineers' Regional Conference (Long Island, NY), November 22, 2013