Chris Volz is a Senior Trademark Paralegal in the firm’s Intellectual Property Group involved in all aspects of the firm’s domestic and international trademark practice. Ms. Volz has 30 years of extensive practical experience in the trademark field, specializing in conducting global knock-out searches and clearances, providing guidance on product marketing and brand strategy and preparing Madrid Protocol trademark applications. Ms. Volz regularly communicates with outside counsel and foreign associates on intellectual property matters related to trademarks and has worked directly in supporting start-up companies to Fortune 500 companies in managing their intellectual property portfolios.
She also prepares and files copyright applications with the United States Copyright Office, State trademark/service mark applications and renewals with the appropriate governmental entity and domestic and foreign patent applications with the United States Patent Office.
Prior to Potomac Law, Ms. Volz spent two decades at a boutique law firm as a trademark paralegal and more than five years at a leading regional law firm in the Midwest.
Pro Bono and Community Involvement
- Board of Director of Affton Fire Protection District
- Lewis Rice LLC, Paralegal
- The Stolar Partnership LLP, Paralegal