Adrienne serves as special counsel to Wiley. She represents clients in a variety of intellectual property matters, with a particular focus on trademark and copyright, enforcement and management, and litigation.


Representative Matters

  • Works with clients to implement effective intellectual property management and enforcement strategies.
  • Represents clients in intellectual property litigation, from pre-suit investigation through appeal.
  • Assists clients with trademark portfolio management including clearance, prosecution, maintenance, and counseling.
  • Member of trial team that successfully defended a major wireless communications company in a multi-million dollar patent infringement lawsuit.
  • Member of trial team that successfully defended a generic pharmaceutical company against claims of patent infringement in Hatch-Waxman litigation.
  • Offers pro bono services through the Washington Legal Clinic for the Homeless (WLCH), the D.C. Bar Association Pro Bono Program, and Washington Area Lawyers for the Arts (WALA).
  • Successfully appealed the denial of a social security disability claim before an administrative law judge.

Professional Experience

  • Legal Intern, Office of the Federal Public Defender (2007)


  • Named one of DC's "Rising Stars" for Intellectual Property Litigation by Super Lawyers magazine (2013-2014, 2018)



J.D., William & Mary Law School

B.S., magna cum laude, The Ohio State University; Phi Beta Kappa

Law Journals

Executive Articles Editor, William and Mary Bill of Rights Journal


  • Law Clerk for the Honorable Mary Ellen Coster Williams, U.S. Court of Federal Claims (2014-2015)

Bar and Court Memberships

  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Virginia Bar
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas and Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims

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