Armstrong Teasdale LLP announces the addition of attorneys Matthew Lowe and Jessica Mendez as associates in the St. Louis office. Both Lowe and Mendez are members of the firm’s Intellectual Property practice group.
Lowe will focus on the preparation and prosecution of domestic and international patent applications to ensure suitable patent protection and strategic consistency throughout his clients’ product design and development phases.
Mendez guides brand owners in matters regarding trademark policing and protection and works to resolve disputes involving infringements of patents, copyrights, trademarks and trade dress. She is fluent in Spanish.
“Our IP practice group continues to grow with the demand for knowledgeable and credible lawyers with backgrounds in science and technology,” says Patrick Rasche, Intellectual Property practice group leader. “We value these additions to our team, as they will work diligently to protect our clients’ intellectual property.”
Lowe earned his J.D. and MBA from Quinnipiac University and Bachelor Degrees in Aerospace Engineering & Mechanical Engineering from West Virginia University.
Mendez earned her LL.M. and J.D. from Washington University School of Law and B.A. in both Political Science and English from Boston University.