Matthew (Matt) Abell guides his clients in developing and implementing intellectual property protection and commercialization strategies for building brand and product/service value. His clients include Fortune 500 and emerging growth companies and brands across the information technology, communications, media, food and beverage, medical air transportation, and healthcare industries.
Matt focuses on the legal matters surrounding sponsorship, marketing and promotions, proprietary rights licensing, technology transfer, and multi-media rights monetization. His aim is to provide legal counsel that is synergistic with his clients’ business objectives.
Matt has vast experience drafting and negotiating sponsorship and marketing transactions, including deals involving:
Major professional sporting leagues, such as the NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, PGA, and MLS
NCAA universities and colleges with nationally recognized athletic programs
World-renowned sports venues
A-list celebrities and artists
Programming and Broadcast Rights
Technology Transfer and Multi-Media Licensing
University of Colorado School of Law, J.D., 1997
Colorado College, B.A., 1994
Bar Admissions : Colorado
Professional and Civic Affiliations:
International Trademark Association, Member
American Bar Association, Trademark and Copyright Section, Member
Colorado Bar Association, Trademark and Copyright Section, Member