Katherine A. Eppley






216-579-1700 ext. 261

Katherine is an associate at Pearne & Gordon LLP. Her practice involves researching and drafting opinions in the pharmaceutical field, as well as preparing and prosecuting patent applications. Katherine also provides other legal support, including preparing copyright registrations and conducting research for a wide range of patent, trademark, and copyright issues. While in law school, she held positions as President of the Intellectual Property & Technology Law Association and Vice President of External Competitions for Moot Court Honor Society. As a member of the Moot Court Honor Society, she also competed for two years at the Saul Lefkowitz Trademark Moot Court Competition.

Katherine is a member of the Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association (CIPLA), the International Trademark Association (INTA), the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA), and the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association.


University of Akron School of Law, J.D., LL.M. in Intellectual Property, cum laude
Hiram College, B.A. in Biology and Spanish, cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa


Ohio Supreme Court
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office