1. State Bar of California
  2. U.S. Supreme Court
  3. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  4. Northern District of California
  5. All federal and state courts in California
  6. Pro hac vice anywhere in United States

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  • J.D., University of San Francisco School of Law, 1995
  • B.S., Political Science, University of California, Santa Clara, 1991

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Mike Rodenbaugh

Mike Rodenbaugh is an experienced trademark and intellectual property lawyer, and a globally recognized legal expert regarding domain names and internet law.  Mike advises clients in transactions and disputes relating to intellectual property and/or internet commerce including trademarks, domain names, rights of publicity, copyright and internet marketing.  He works closely with clients, providing strategic counseling and advice related to the protection and enforcement of trademark and copyright registrations, brand policing to combat infringement, licensing transactions, alternative dispute resolution, and litigation. Mike’s expertise in domain name matters include dispute resolution, sales and lease transactions and consulting with respect to ICANN’s new gTLD program and related policy development and litigation.


  • Domain Name Disputes
  • Cyberlaw
  • Internet Intellectual Property
  • Trademarks
  • Licensing
  • Copyright
  • Counseling and Enforcement
  • Mediation and Litigation


  • World Trademark Review 1000 – Recognized Mike Rodenbaugh as an expert in trademark enforcement each year since 2016
  • Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) – Intellectual Property Constituency (IPC)
  • International Trademark Association (INTA) – Member of ADR Committee


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