Jane Wise focuses her practice on counseling and enforcement of matters related to trademark, false advertising, unfair competition, and copyright litigation. Jane advises clients on trademark portfolio management, including protecting their valuable brands through federal court litigation and administrative proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Jane worked as an associate at a boutique IP law firm in Washington, DC. She also previously served as the legal intern at the Smithsonian Institution for the Office of General Counsel, where she worked on a variety of matters including trademark clearance, preparing for the launch of generic top-level domains, and copyright law. Jane also worked for the College Art Association on a research grant studying the practical application of copyright fair use for modern artists.
While attending law school, Jane served as a senior staff member for the American University International Law Review and as the director of the Burton D. Wechsler First Amendment Moot Court Competition. Jane won the second place award for her essay on registrar liability for cybersquatting in the Honorable William C. Conner Writing Competition presented by the New York IP Law Association. In addition, Jane received an Outstanding Service Honors award in recognition for her commitment to pro bono legal services.
American University, Washington College of Law, 2014, J.D., Cum Laude
Vanderbilt University, 2007, B.A., Magna Cum Laude
District of Columbia
Supreme Court of the United States
US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
US District Court for the District of Columbia
Awards and Affiliations
Rising Star, Washington, DC Super Lawyers (2020)
Member, Practice Group of the Year, Intellectual Property, Law360 (2019)
Member, American Intellectual Property Law Association
Member, International Trademark Association
Recipient, Second Place Prize, Honorable William C. Conner Writing Competition presented by the New York IP Law Association