Daniel T. Earle

Dan Earle represents clients in intellectual property matters, specifically, trademarks, copyrights and unfair competition.

Dan has been with the firm since 1999. During his time with Shlesinger, Arkwright & Garvey, Dan has conducted searches and issued registrability and right to use opinions; prepared, filed and prosecuted trademark applications, represented clients before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board in Opposition and Cancellation Proceedings; prepared and filed appeals of Trademark Examiner decisions to the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board; prepared and filed copyright applications with the U.S. Copyright Office; and represented clients in litigation concerning patents, trademarks and copyrights. Dan also negotiates and prepares agreements for the transfer and licensing of intellectual property rights for clients.

Dan enjoys working with clients to protect their intellectual property rights so they have more time and opportunities to focus on their business.

Dan was born in Providence, RI and grew up in Alexandria, VA. He currently lives in Chantilly, VA with his wife and three sons. Dan enjoys running, swimming and watching or coaching his sons playing baseball, soccer, basketball and track.

Admitted to Practice:
  • Commonwealth of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
Education:
  • College of William and Mary, B.A., 1994
  • George Mason School of Law, J.D., 1997
  • West Potomac High School, 1990
Memberships:
  • Virginia State Bar, Intellectual Property Division
  • International Trademark Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law