Attorney Stanley D. Ference III is the principal and managing partner of Ference & Associates LLC in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. A nationally ranked and award-winning trial lawyer with more than 31 years of total legal experience, Mr. Ference provides unmatched representation and support to a diverse range of clients throughout the greater Pittsburgh metro and surrounding areas who have legal needs involving any of the following:
· Intellectual property
· Patents, trademarks, and copyrights
· Intellectual property litigation and appeals
· Online brand and protection
· Post-grant proceedings
· Startup services
Throughout the course of his legal career, Mr. Ference has assisted hundreds of clients with obtaining the protections they need for their important ideas and inventions. Along with providing invaluable counsel and guidance in obtaining patents, trademarks and other intellectual property protections, he has achieved a long record of securing favorable outcomes for his clients before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office as well as before federal and appellate courts across his region.
Highly active in his legal community, Mr. Ference is a member of the Pennsylvania and Allegheny County Bar Associations, the American and Pittsburgh Intellectual Property Law Associations, and the International Trademark Association, among his other professional affiliations.