Allan B. Claybon
Allan Claybon is an associate in the firm’s Litigation, Intellectual Property, and Entertainment and Sports Law practice groups. He has broad litigation experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in business and civil matters including contract disputes, franchise issues, and professional negligence representing doctors, lawyers, and accountants. Mr. Claybon has been responsible for all aspects of litigation including original drafting of motions and pleadings, discovery, court appearances, and settlement negotiations.
Mr. Claybon also specializes in intellectual property and related matters including hard IP, soft IP, and entertainment. He is registered as a Patent Attorney with the United States Patent and Trademark Office with a background in the biological sciences and technology. He also has experience in procuring, protecting and licensing other intellectual property rights including the registration and enforcement of trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. While in law school, Mr. Claybon served as a legal affairs intern with the Fox Broadcasting Company analyzing and drafting television network agreements. Mr. Claybon believes that bringing an interdisciplinary approach to legal issues leads the most effective and efficient results.
Outside of the office, Mr. Claybon enjoys maintaining an active lifestyle in an urban setting, sports, cooking, and being a proud USC Trojan.
Admitted to Practice: California 2005, United States Patent and Trademark Office 2010