Gloria A. Pinza - Pierce Atwood LLP

Gloria A. Pinza

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2003

Gloria A. Pinza, Managing Partner of Pierce Atwood LLP, combines extensive experience in intellectual property law with a hands-on appreciation of the business and legal imperatives that can determine a venture's success. Gloria helps clients navigate through the increasingly complex convergence of technology and business, offering practical and strategic advice in the areas of trademark, copyright, internet law, licensing, software development, entertainment law and a full range of IP-related business transactions.

University of California, Los AngelesBA 1973Harvard University Law SchoolJ.D. 1976
American Bar AssociationAmerican Intellectual Property Law AssociationMaine, Massachusetts, and California Bar Associations University of New England Governor Paul LePage's Judicial Selection Committee

Case History

Recent Experience

Advising and strategizing with clients regarding national and international trademark, patent, and copyright portfolio management, protection, enforcement and licensing

Negotiating agreements for software development and licensing mission critical systems fundamental to her clients' businesses

Negotiating the purchase and sale of businesses with significant intellectual property rights and assets

Advising clients in all aspects of web site development and e-business initiatives

Negotiating and preparing trademark, copyright and patent licenses

Conducting intellectual property due diligence for mergers and acquisitions

Representing writers, producers and directors in connection with television and motion picture rights, acquisitions, talent agreements, financing and production matters


Client Comments

"Gloria Pinza is an outstanding lawyer and law firm leader. She is practical, down to earth, extremely smart, and cares about clients."

Office Location

Merrill's Wharf
254 Commercial Street
Portland, ME 04101
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Copyright Law of the Portland-ME Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Trademark Law of the Portland-ME Metro Area
Gloria A. Pinza has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Gloria A. Pinza has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Copyright Law
Patent Law
Trademark Law

Other Information

Gender: Female