R. Charles Henn, Jr.

Partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

R. Charles Henn, Jr.

R. Charles Henn, Jr.

Partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Biography

Charlie Henn concentrates his practice in the area of intellectual property litigation, regularly representing companies and universities in cases involving trademark, trade dress, and unfair competition claims. An experienced trial lawyer, he was co-lead trial counsel in the adidas v. Payless case, which resulted in the largest verdict ever in a trademark case ($305 million).

Mr. Henn has received numerous national and local honors recognizing his professional accomplishments, including being named by LawyersUSA as one of six “Lawyers of the Year” in 2008. He is annually listed as a leading intellectual property litigator by Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, The Best Lawyers in America®, Legal 500, World Trademark Review 1000, Super Lawyers and Georgia Trend. Recognizing his industry focus on protecting sports brands, Chambers USA also lists Mr. Henn as one of the nation’s top sports lawyers.

In 2010, he was the sole US winner of the International Law Office (ILO) Client Choice Award for Intellectual Property, which recognizes the top provider of client service on intellectual property matters. Mr. Henn also has been featured as a "Rising Star" by Law360 as one of five national intellectual property lawyers under 40 to watch; by Georgia Trend as one of the state’s “40 Under 40 Best and Brightest”; by the Atlanta Business Chronicle as one of the city’s “40 Under 40”; and by the Daily Report as one of the “Ten Lawyers Under 40 ‘On the Rise’” in Atlanta.

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Atlanta, GA, United States

Number of Boards

7

Number of Awards

5

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General Counsel at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta, Inc.

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President at Aaron's Foundation, Inc.

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Managing Partner at Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

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Former President & Chief Executive Officer at Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta, Inc.

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Partner at Blank Rome LLP

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R. Charles Henn, Jr.
Partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Education
JD, cum laude
Class of 1998

UNC School of Law was founded in 1845 and is part of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the nation's first state-supported university. The school has been approved by the American Bar Association since 1928. Carolina Law prepares outstanding lawyers and leaders to serve the people and institutions of North Carolina, the nation and the world. Home to numerous centers and initiatives, the school offers strong expertise in civil rights, banking, environmental law, intellectual property, entrepreneurial and securities law, critical studies, bankruptcy and constitutional inquiry.

BA in Political Science & French Literature, summa cum laude
Class of 1995

Emory University, recognized internationally for its outstanding liberal arts colleges, graduate and professional schools as well as one of the Southeast's leading health care systems, is located on a beautiful, leafy campus in Atlanta, Georgia's historic Druid Hills suburb. Emory maintains an uncommon balance for an institution of its standing: our scholars and experts generate more than $500 million in research funding annually, while also maintaining a traditional emphasis on teaching. The university is enriched by the legacy and energy of Atlanta, and by collaboration among its schools, centers and partners.

Memberships
Member
Current

The National Association of College and University Attorneys was founded in 1960-61 by a small group of attorneys who regularly provided legal services to colleges and universities; they were the first such specialists in the United States. The University of Michigan played a key part in this early development, along with the University of Alabama, Northwestern University, and several Ivy League institutions.

Member

The State Bar of Georgia exists to foster among the members of the Bar of this state the principles of duty and service to the public; to improve the administration of justice; and to advance the science of law. All persons authorized to practice law in this state are required to be members. The Bar has strict codes of ethics and discipline that are enforced by the Supreme Court of Georgia through the State Bar's Office of the General Counsel. Membership dues and other contributions help the Bar provide programs that are mutually beneficial to its members and the general public.

Member
Prior - 2013
Career History
Partner
Current

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP operates as a full-service law firm. It offers intellectual property services, including patent prosecution, licensing, trademark and copyright, and related business litigation. The company was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

Partner
Prior

Townsend & Townsend & Crew LLP provides legal services. The firm serves the industries such as biotechnology, food manufacturing, medical & mechanical, and telecommunications. It has operations in Denver, Seattle, Palo Alto, San Francisco, and California. The firm was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
Current
Board Member
Tenure Unconfirmed
Board Member
Prior

Founded by Dian Fossey in 1978, The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund is dedicated to the conservation and protection of gorillas and their habitats in Africa. The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International is dedicated to the conservation and protection of gorillas and their habitats in Africa. They are committed to promoting continued research on the gorillas and their threatened ecosystems and to providing education about their relevance to the world in which we live. In collaboration with government agencies and other international partners, we also provide assistance to local communities through education, health, training and development initiatives.

Member, Advisory Board
Tenure Unconfirmed
Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$1,000 - $3,999
2014

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta (BGCMA) offers developmental programs, working with young people from disadvantaged economic, social, and family circumstances. Since 1938, they have provided children with a positive place to go, results-oriented programming and a professional staff to guide them. BGCMA enriches the lives of girls and boys. BGCMA is dedicated to ensuring that their community's young people, who are most in need of their help, have greater access to quality programs and services. The organization has several locations in Georgia.

$1,000 - $3,999
2013

Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta (BGCMA) offers developmental programs, working with young people from disadvantaged economic, social, and family circumstances. Since 1938, they have provided children with a positive place to go, results-oriented programming and a professional staff to guide them. BGCMA enriches the lives of girls and boys. BGCMA is dedicated to ensuring that their community's young people, who are most in need of their help, have greater access to quality programs and services. The organization has several locations in Georgia.

$500 - $999
2011

Founded by Dian Fossey in 1978, The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund is dedicated to the conservation and protection of gorillas and their habitats in Africa. The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International is dedicated to the conservation and protection of gorillas and their habitats in Africa. They are committed to promoting continued research on the gorillas and their threatened ecosystems and to providing education about their relevance to the world in which we live. In collaboration with government agencies and other international partners, we also provide assistance to local communities through education, health, training and development initiatives.

Political Donations
$500
2011
$200
2011

Former Attorney General at Georgia Office of the Attorney General

$101
2010

Former President, Board of Directors at Atlanta Bar Association, Inc.

Awards & Honors
2010
International Law Office - Client Choice Award
Best Lawyers- Best Lawyers in America, Intellectual Property Litigation
The Legal 500 United States, Intellectual Property
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