Halle B. Markus

Trademark Counsel
Markus Halle
Halle Markus is trademark counsel in Venable's Trademarks, Copyrights, and Domain Names Practice Group.  Her practice focuses on U.S. and international trademark clearance, prosecution, and enforcement, including representation of clients in trademark opposition and cancellation proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board.

Halle advises domestic and international clients regarding strategic portfolio management in a wide variety of industries, including consumer electronics, pharmaceuticals, restaurant services, and a variety of associations and nonprofits.

Prior to joining Venable, Halle was an associate in a well-known IP law firm.




  • J.D. Emory University School of Law 2005
  • A.B. Princeton University 1999

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • New York