Cozen O’Connor: Lattimer, Chanel

Chanel L. Lattimer

Associate

Philadelphia

(215) 665-7272

(215) 665-2013

Chanel's practice focuses on trademark and copyright prosecution, enforcement, and litigation; internet domain and social media infringement and cybersquatting issues; and intellectual property transactional matters, including licensing agreements.

Chanel graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, the University of Tennessee with a master's in sports management, and Princeton University, cum laude, with a Bachelor of Arts in sociology. At Princeton, she also served as the captain of the women's track and field team. Chanel was the 2010 Minority Corporate Counsel Association’s Boies, Schiller, & Flexner Scholar. She served as senior editor of the Journal of Business Law and was a clinical student in the inaugural Detkin Intellectual Property and Technology Legal Clinic. She also served as chapter president of the Black Law Student Association. Chanel currently serves as a board member of the Princeton Varsity Club, which serves to support the values and ideals of Princeton University Athletics. Chanel also serves as an executive board member of the Black Women in Sport Foundation, a national organization that provides programming to underrepresented youth in order to increase their involvement in all aspects of sports.

 

Experience

News

Watch What You Post on the Olympics, or Face the Wrath of Organizers

August 10, 2016

Chanel Lattimer, an associate in the Intellectual Property Department, discusses the potential pitfalls of using any Olympic related material in advertising.

17 Cozen O'Connor Attorneys Awarded Pro Bono Service Awards by First Judicial District of PA

October 29, 2015

The judges of the First Judicial Distrct of PA will present pro bono service awards to 17 Cozen O'Connor attorneys who have handled pro bono matters this year in FJD courts.

Intellectual Property Department Named Among Best Law Firm Corporate Practices

September 15, 2015

Cozen O'Connor's Intellectual Property was named the Best Law Firm Corporate Practice: Non-Litigation Intellectual Property in Pennsylvania by The Legal Intelligencer.

Cozen O'Connor Intellectual Property Department Named Team of the Year in Pennsylvania

September 14, 2015

Sponsored by both the International Associate of Lawyers and Swissport, the 2015 Legal Awards program selects winners based on their achievements and strengths over the past calendar year.

Publications

Pro Bono Spotlight – Philadelphia Lawyers For Social Equity Tangible Experiences Through Expungement Work [Philadelphia Bar Reporter]

October 03, 2018

Chanel Lattimer, an associate in Cozen O'Connor's Intellectual Property department, wrote an article in Philadelphia Bar Reporter discussing her experience with pro bono work.

Tips for Avoiding Olympic Committee Enforcement Letters [Law360]

August 12, 2016

Chanel Lattimer discusses how companies can minimize their risk of receiving intellectual property-related enforcement letters from the Olympic Committee.

Lord of the Rings: The Olympic Committee’s Trademark Protection [IP Watchdog]

June 07, 2016

Chanel Lattimer, an associate in Cozen O'Connor's Intellectual Property Department, discusses Olympic specific trademark law in her article on IP Watchdog.

Hashtags and exclusive ownership: #Incompatible? [InsideCounsel]

September 29, 2015

Chanel L. Lattimer and Brianne Polito discuss how companies can protect the hashtags they use to market their brands.

Use vs. Registration: Do the Limitations of Trademark Law Temper the REDSKINS® Opponents' Victory? [Sports Litigation Alert]

September 14, 2015

Chanel Lattimer discusses the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board's cancellation of the Redskins® six federally registered REDSKINS trademarks.

The New Frontier in an Age-Old Problem [Intellectual Property Magazine]

July 01, 2014

In an article published in Intellectual Property magazine, Chanel Lattimer, associate in Cozen O'Connor's Intellectual Property department, discusses the increase in counterfeit apps and app stores.

Zombie Killers: How Microsoft Uses IP to Fight Cybercrime [Intellectual Property Magazine]

April 07, 2014

Camille Miller, co-chair of the Intellectual Property Department, and Chanel Lattimer, associate in the Intellectual Property Department, discuss how Microsoft has received mixed reactions in their efforts to fight online fraud.

Events & Seminars

Past Events

11th Annual In-House Counsel Conference

April 24, 2019 - Philadelphia, PA

Intellectual Property 101

April 17, 2019 - Philadelphia, PA

Industry Sectors

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 2013
  • University of Tennessee, M.S., 2008
  • Princeton University, B.A., cum laude, 2005
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey