CHARLESTON -– Spilman Thomas & Battle is pleased to announce that Olen L. York III has joined the firm as a Senior Attorney.
York's primary areas of practice are general litigation, intellectual property and general corporate law.
York previously practiced as an intellectual property attorney handling patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, unfair competition, licensing, due diligence and IP litigation, as well as general litigation matters. He is a registered patent attorney.
He received his B.S. in Chemistry in 1996 from Marshall University. He received his J.D. in 2001 and his LL.M. in Intellectual Property in 2005, both from the University of Akron School of Law.
York was the first graduate of the University of Akron's LL.M. in Intellectual Property program.
Spilman Thomas & Battle PLLC offers a full-service legal practice with more than 100 attorneys and locations in Charleston, Morgantown and Wheeling in West Virginia; Pittsburgh, Pa.; Winston-Salem, N.C.; and Roanoke, Va.