Pirkey Barber PLLC has announce that Austin trademark attorneys Anna Kuhn and Kate Swint have joined the firm.
Kuhn’s practice has specialized in trademark law for 20 years, and she joins Pirkey Barber as Senior Counsel. The San Antonio native received her J.D. from Yale Law School after earning a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Texas at Austin. She began her career in the Dallas office of Baker Botts LLP and was a senior in-house trademark and copyright attorney at Dell Inc., a longtime client of Pirkey Barber, before launching the Law Office of Anna Kuhn.
Swint also practices in the field of trademark and copyright law and joins Pirkey Barber as an Associate. She previously worked with Kuhn at her firm and teaches copyright law at St. Mary’s University School of Law. Swint earned her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law and is also a graduate of the University of the Texas at Austin where she received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.
“We are extremely honored and excited to have Anna and Kate join our firm,” said Pirkey Barber Managing Member Steve Meleen. “I have known and worked with Anna for years, and she epitomizes everything we look for in a Pirkey Barber lawyer. We’ve been fortunate more recently to get to know and work with Kate. We have tremendous respect for them and their work, and we share a strong commitment to providing excellent client service. They are great additions to our team.”
Founded in 2006, Pirkey Barber now has 22 attorneys, making it one of the largest trademark and copyright law firms in the United States.