Evi T. Christou (Katsantonis)

Evi Christou focuses her practice on intellectual property litigation and trademark prosecution and enforcement.  Appearing in federal courts, Evi represents clients in cases involving patent, trademark, trade dress, false advertising, unfair competition, and copyright matters.  Evi also advises clients on U.S. and international trademark portfolio management, including filing and enforcement strategies and protecting valuable brands by initiating and defending opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office as well as instituting domain name arbitration proceedings before the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN).

Evi brings a uniquely nuanced knowledge of current issues and trends in intellectual property law to bear in her litigation and prosecution work. Whether related to technology, the life sciences, energy, manufacturing, retail or consumer goods, Evi combines her legal expertise and industry knowledge to implement diverse and cost-effective strategies to protect clients’ intellectual property rights.

  • J.D.,
    美国华盛顿大学法学院, 2014
  • B.A., Political Science, Philosophy, Cum Laude,
    Villanova University, 2011
  • District of Columbia
  • New York
  • U.S. Dist. Court, S.D. New York
经验 | Legal

Brinks Gilson & Lione, Washington, DC
Associate, 2016 - Present

Feldman Gale, P.A., Washington, DC
Associate, 2015 - 2016
Law Clerk, 2014 - 2015

  • Barn Light Electric Company, LLC v. Barnlight Originals, Inc., et al., Case No.: 8:14-CV-01955-MSS (M.D. Fla. 2017). Assisted in jury trial asserting trademark infringement, cybersquatting and unfair competition and secured admission of validity and infringement.
  • VMR Products LLC v. V2H ApS, et al., Case No. 13-cv-07719-CBM (C.D. Cal. 2016). Served as second chair at trial representing domestic trademark holder of “V2” seeking injunction against several foreign tobacco companies.
May 26, 2016
CHICAGO—Five attorneys with experience in patent and trademark litigation are joining Brinks Gilson & Lione from Feldman Gale P.A., including Alejandro J. Fernandez, former managing partner of Feldman’s Tampa office, and Gregory L. ...