Andrew Price is co-chair of Venable's Trademark Prosecution and Counseling Group. Andrew is a globally recognized IP attorney who helps clients establish, protect, and profit from their brands worldwide. He manages large portfolios of trademarks, exploits IP opportunities, and controls crisis situations for clients of all sizes—from startups and celebrities to nonprofits and multinational corporations. Andrew focuses on brand strategy, as well as clearing, registering, licensing, enforcing and defending all types of trademarks worldwide (e.g., brand names, logos, slogans, and trade dress). He is also a creator of the firm’s WellbrandTM naming solutions service.
In naming Andrew one of the WTR Global Leaders 2019 - 2020, World Trademark Review noted, "Andrew Price's passion for trademark law sets him apart; he brings incredible and infectious energy to the practice, harnessing it to execute for his clients accurately, speedily and cost-effectively. Brand owners love his commitment not just to their needs but also to important issues such as diversity."
Andrew's practice includes bringing and defending opposition and cancellation actions before the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (TTAB). He also works closely with the firm’s Intellectual Property Litigation Group to bring and defend against trademark-related lawsuits, including preliminary injunction motions, in U.S. federal court, and has settled cases by mediation. Abroad Andrew oversees a personal network of top foreign lawyers in a full range of trademark work, from searching to litigation, and has significant experience in China.
Andrew has received high praise from the World Trademark Review (WTR) 1000 for many years, including Gold rankings for the group he co-chairs, individual Gold rankings, and being named one of the WTR Global Leaders. Over the years WTR has recognized him for a “fantastic global perspective,” “first-class knowledge of trademark law,” and “superb understanding of clients and their needs” (WTR 1000, 2012 – 2020). He is “wholeheartedly recommended” for his “smart, dedicated, and extremely creative approach. His ability to infuse life into even the driest legal issues is second to none” (WTR 1000, 2014). He has also been called an “arch strategist” who achieves “the perfect balance of being detail-focused without losing sight of the big picture” and noted as “one of the best there is” (WTR 1000, 2012 – 2020).