Chad is a trusted brand and trademark attorney and advisor who concentrates his practice on identifying, protecting and enforcing clients' brands and intellectual property, and handling their marketing and advertising concerns. As the head of BMD's Intellectual Property Litigation practice, Chad regularly handles intellectual property, trade dress, trade secret, brand dilution and infringement, deceptive trade practice, unfair competition, and false advertising litigation in state and federal courts and the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Chad also counsels on trademark and brand selection and clearance strategies in the U.S. Trademark Office, manages domestic and international portfolios, and serves as corporate intellectual property counsel for clients. His practice spans across a wide array of consumer and industrial/manufacturing goods and services.