JPG Legal

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About JPG Legal

 

JPG Legal is a law firm specializing in U.S. trademark conflict-checking and registration through affordable, flat-fee packages that can be purchased online by clients based anywhere in the world.

 

We’ve helped over 1,000 U.S. trademark applications reach registration. In 2019, we were ranked the #16 law firm in the United States by number of federal trademark applications filed.

 

JPG Legal and its attorneys have been profiled on USA Today, CNBC, CNN Money, NPR’s Morning Edition, WIRED, MSNBC, the New York Daily News, HLN, CNN Politics, DCist, Vox.com, CNET, Mic.com, NBC News, Refinery29, the Globe and Mail, and several other news sources.

 

Our Team

 

Jeremy with somebody else's dog.

Jeremy Peter Green

Founder and Managing Attorney

Jeremy Peter Green is a New York City–based attorney licensed in New York and Washington, D.C. who primarily works for entrepreneurs, startups, and mid-sized businesses. Green earned his J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law on a full tuition scholarship.

 

Green enjoys drawing and inking comics. He is best known for buying ClintonKaine.com in 2011 and putting his political “fan fiction” and cartoons there in 2016. For this he appeared on every major cable news station as well as dozens of major news sources, before announcing his sale of the domain name on NPR’s Morning Edition.

 
Green is a member of the National Lawyers Guild and the LGBT Bar Association of New York. He formerly served as General Counsel for Teamsters Local 922 and is currently helping organize Drive United, a Washington, D.C. area organization advocating for representation and better conditions for Uber and Lyft drivers. Green is also a licensed New York real estate broker. He lives in Brooklyn, New York with his fiancée, Stephanie, who also runs a business, and their cat Kiké. Green is a member of the New York Bar and he is a native English speaker who is conversational in Spanish.
 
 

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Diane Morota Mantaring

Associate Attorney

Diane Morota Mantaring received her J.D. at Brooklyn Law School, where she had a merit scholarship and was a CALI award recipient. She has over 15 years of experience in the field of intellectual property and trademark law. Before joining JPG Legal she worked at the Global Intellectual Property team in the Office of the General Counsel of PwC, the second largest professional services firm in the world, managing their global trademark portfolio and performing a variety of other legal services associated with intellectual property. Prior to her time at PwC, she worked at ViacomCBS and Corsearch.
 
Mantaring comes from a family of artists and entrepreneurs and lives in Queens, New York City with her partner Don and daughter Leni. She enjoys surfing, rock climbing, and cooking and baking. Mantaring graduated cum laude from CUNY John Jay College with a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Criminal Justice, and earned an MBA from Marist College on scholarship. She is a native speaker of Tagalog and English and is conversational in Italian. Mantaring is a member of the New York Bar.

 
 

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Alejandro Palma

Associate Attorney

Alejandro Palma received his J.D. from the Cardozo School of Law in New York City on a full tuition scholarship, focusing his studies on intellectual property law. Palma is also an accomplished songwriter, music producer, and multi-instrumentalist who makes music in a variety of genres and has won numerous songwriting competitions. See more about his music here. He works at JPG Legal as an Associate Attorney, helping clients with all sorts of trademark issues. He is a member of the New York Bar and a native speaker of Spanish and English.

 
 

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Yudi Ortega

Trademark Paralegal

Yudi Ortega received her master’s degree in Neuroscience and Education from Columbia University. In addition to several years of paralegal experience, Yudi has worked on multiple research projects that have led to the publishing of papers in peer-reviewed scientific journals. Her hobbies including yoga, tennis, painting, and running. She works at JPG Legal as a Trademark Paralegal, performing research on trademark matters and helping clients’ trademarks reach registration.
 
 


To learn more about our trademark services, head to our trademark page. If you have questions, please email us at info@jpglegal.com or call us at (917) 268-7054.

SUCCESS STORIES

 

Republic Restoratives


Rodham Rye People Screenshot

Republic Restoratives, a D.C.-based, woman-owned distillery, wanted to dedicate a whiskey to the women who inspired them. The United States Patent and Trademark Office, however, disagreed with their vision and rejected their trademark application for being “named after a living person.”

 
Hillary is presented with Rodham Rye on MSNBC
Kara Swisher presents Rodham Rye to Hillary Clinton live on MSNBC.
 

Fortunately, Jeremy Peter Green was their trademark attorney. He quickly drafted and filed an Office Action Response, citing various precedents and statutes, and the rejection was overturned. Now Rodham Rye is being sold in a multitude of stores around the East Coast.

Rodham Rye People Screenshot

 
 
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JPG Legal operates as J. P. Green Legal in the state of New York.
68 Jay Street, Suite 612
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(917) 268-7054