Amber N. Davis - Attorney
Amber is a Shareholder at BWSM who specializes in IP litigation, complex commercial litigation, trademark prosecution, trademark, patent, copyright and trade secret transactional matters and matters before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (“TTAB”) and other administrative agencies. Amber’s extensive trademark practice includes prosecuting hundreds of trademark applications, conducting availability searches, providing infringement opinions and handling opposition and cancellation proceedings in front of the TTAB. She counsels business owners located all across the State, including, but not limited to Orlando, Daytona Beach, Tampa, Clearwater, Jacksonville, Vero Beach, Melbourne, the Panhandle and the Miami-Dade area on better ways to protect their intellectual property and prevent others from infringing. Amber also handles ICANN proceedings in front of the National Arbitration Forum and WIPO. Her litigation experience typically involves claims such as patent infringement, trademark infringement, trade dress infringement, copyright infringement, anti-cybersquatting, theft of trade secrets, unfair competition, computer fraud and abuse act, deceptive and unfair trade practices, tortious interference, breach of contract and/or breach of restrictive covenants and other related claims. In addition to litigating such matters in federal and state court all across the State of Florida and acting as local counsel, Amber has also handled complex arbitration proceedings in the International Court of Arbitration (“ICC”).
Amber is currently the President of the Young Lawyers Section of the Orange County Bar Association and has been a Board Member for the past 5 years. She chaired the Orange County Bar Association's Intellectual Property Committee in previous years and was also on the Steering Committee for the Annual Florida Bar IP Symposium, 2013-2014. She is also an active member in the Federal Bar Association – Orlando Chapter.
Amber graduated from Barry University School of Law, cum laude in May of 2006, where she received book awards in Patents, Business Organizations and Trial Advocacy. While in law school, Amber competed in the Lefkowitz Moot Court Competition on Trademarks in 2005 and 2006. In 2005, her team finished 2nd overall, and in 2006 her team again finished 2nd overall while also receiving the 1st Place Best Oralists Award. Amber attended the Franklin Pierce Intellectual Property Summer Institute, in the summer of 2005, to expand her knowledge in the area of intellectual property.
Areas of Practice:
Intellectual Property litigation, Complex Commercial Litigation, Trademark, Copyright, Trade Secrets, Licensing, Internet Law, TTAB Proceedings, ICANN Proceedings, Appeals before the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals and the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, Complex Arbitration Proceedings, Related Business Matters and Related Litigation Matters.
Alpha Technology U.S.A. Corp. v. MLSNA Dairy Solutions, 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 2748 (W.D. Wisc. 2015)
Jeffrey Feulner, P.A. v. Cordell Practice Management Group, LLC, 2015 TTAB LEXIS 462 (October 26, 2015)
Advanced Inspection Technologies, Inc. v. RVI Pro, Inc., Case No. 6:15-cv-1173-Orl-DAB (September 25, 2015)
Delaval International AB v. Alpha Technology USA Corp., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 353 (W.D. Wisc. 2014)
Costantine v. C.F.M. Distributing Co. Inc., 553 Fed. Appx. 1005 (Fed. Cir. 2014)
C.F.M. Distribution Co., Inc. v. Costantine, 2013 TTAB LEXIS 133 (March 20, 2013)
Dynamic Designs Distribution, Inc. v. Nalin Mfg., LLC, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 54217 (M.D. Fla. 2014
Bureau of Dangerous Goods, Ltd. V. Hazmat Software, LLC, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 52845 (M.D. Fla. 2012)
Stone Strong, LLC v. Del Zotto Products of Florida, Inc., 455 Fed. Appx. 964 (Fed. Cir. 2011)
Jagex Ltd. V. Impulse Software, 750 F. Supp. 2d 228 (D. Mass. 2010)
Lifetime Homes, Inc. v. Walker Homes, Inc., 485 F. Supp. 2d 1314 (M.D. Fla. 2007)
Moderator, Design Patents: Valuable or a Waste of Time? and International Trademark Protection and Registration for the ACC, Orlando, Florida, September 16, 2015
Why Young Lawyers Should Get Involved with Their Local Bar Organization, at the Practicing with Professionalism CLE, Orlando, Florida, August 20, 2015
Trademark Law Update at the 5th Annual Intellectual Property Symposium, Tampa, Florida, March 2014
Lunch and Learn – Intellectual Property Law Overview, Lakeland, Florida, November 10, 2013
Trademarks in Cyberspace for the ACC, Orlando, Florida, August 22, 2013
- U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
- U.S. District Court Southern District of Florida
- U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
- U.S. District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin
- U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
- United States Court of Federal Claims
- 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
- Federal Circuit Court of Appeals
- Barry University School of Law
Orlando, Florida, 2006 cum laude, J.D.
- University of South Carolina at Aiken
Aiken, South Carolina, 2002 magna cum laude, B.A. in Political Science.
- Orange County Bar Association (“OCBA”) Executive Council Member 2017-2019
- Intellectual Property Committee – Florida Bar Business Law Section
- Young Lawyers Section Immediate Past President – OCBA-YLS
- Intellectual Property Committee (Former Chair and Co-Chair) - OCBA
- Federal Bar Association — Orlando Chapter
- Ninth Judicial Circuit Grievance Committee
- Client Choice award for Trademarks in Florida, 2017
- AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell
- Board Certified in Intellectual Property Law
- Top Trademark Attorney in the State of Florida by World Trademark Review for 2016
- Rising Star by Super Lawyers 2014-2016
- Women in the Law Award by Lawyer Monthly Magazine
- The Global Directory of Who’s Who for 2014