Kimberly B. Herman

Kimberly B. Herman is a partner in the Corporate Department of our Boston office and leader of the firm's Intellectual Property Group. Ms. Herman’s practice spans the United States, Europe and the Middle East and emphasizes the law and business of intellectual property with a particular focus on structuring and negotiating complex commercial transactions dealing with software, gaming (including social gaming), music, art and entertainment-based products (including representation of clients in the film and video industry), new media, the Internet and publishing on behalf of leading technology and consumer-products companies. She conducts audits and provides strategic counseling to assist clients in identifying, protecting and exploiting key intellectual property assets and represents clients in a wide variety of trademark and copyright enforcement and defense matters. In addition, she advises clients in responding to claims of infringement of adversely held trademarks and copyrights and prepares and responds to cease and desist letters regarding the same, as well as providing advice on litigation settlements.

Ms. Herman recently completed the courses "Museums and the Law;" "Museum Exhibition Content Development;" "History of Museums;" and "Collections Management: Issues and Solutions" at Harvard University. Ms. Herman is a regular contributor to the firm's Trending Trademarks Blog.

Ms. Herman represents a variety of clients from Fortune 500 companies to smaller businesses. Some of Kim’s more well-known clients include IGT, Bain & Company, Vice Media, A.T. Cross and Dassault Systems.

Representative Client Work

Software and Hardware Deals
Entertainment and Copyright Matters
Trademark and Domain Names Matters
Life Sciences and Healthcare Matters
Mergers & Acquisitions

Client Advisories

News & Publications

Seminars & Presentations