MELINDA L. DOSS

Melinda Doss is Of Counsel to Pitts & Lake, P.C. Ms. Doss practices primarily in the areas of trademark, unfair competition and copyright law. Her practice focuses upon the acquisition and protection of trademark rights and copyrights, trademark and copyright infringement analyses, trademark and copyright dispute resolution, intellectual property licensing, and the prosecution of trademark and copyright applications. Ms. Doss also assists with litigation matters.

Ms. Doss obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of Tennessee in 1984 (B.S., with Honors). Ms. Doss graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 1988. As a law student, Ms. Doss was a member of the Phi Eta Kappa Honor Society and winner of the Nathan Burkan Memorial Copyright Competition.

Ms. Doss was admitted to the Tennessee Bar in 1988 and since has been in private practice with Pitts & Lake, P.C. Ms. Doss is admitted to practice law before the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee, the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.

865-584-0105
mdoss@pittslake.com

Melinda L. Doss, Of Counsel


Practice Areas

  • Patent Litigation
  • Trademark Litigation
  • Copyright Litigation
  • Unfair Competition Litigation
  • Trademark Procurement
  • Copyright Procurement
  • Intellectual Property Licensing
  • Education and Academic Honors

  • University of Tennessee College of Law, 1988
  • University of Tennessee, B.S., with Honors, 1984
  • Phi Eta Kappa Honor Society
  • Winner of the Nathan Burkan Memorial Copyright Competition
  • Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee Bar, 1988
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit