Foley Nabs USPTO Deputy Chief Of Staff For DC Office

Law360, New York (June 13, 2011, 6:03 PM EDT) -- Foley & Lardner LLP has lured a close adviser to the head of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office to its intellectual property practice in Washington, the firm said Wednesday.

Toni Y. Hickey, the former deputy chief of staff for USPTO Director David Kappos, joined Foley’s intellectual property department as a senior counsel May 16. She will work in the trademark, copyright and advertising practice and lend a hand to the firm’s China and Latin America practices, the firm said.

Hickey is Foley’s second recruit from...
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