Ashlyn J. Lembree

Clinical Professor
Director, Intellectual Property and Transaction Clinic
Phone: (603) 513-5228
Office: UNH School of Law, 2 White Street, Concord, NH 03301
Ashlyn Lembree

Ashlyn J. Lembree is director of the Intellectual Property and Transaction Clinic at the University of New Hampshire School of Law's Franklin Pierce Center for Intellectual Property. She provides guidance to students as they gain a solid background in trademark and copyright registration practice, formation and governance for start-ups and aspirational 501(c)(3) organizations, intellectual property contract drafting, handling intellectual property infringement claims, legal writing, client counseling, and negotiations by representing clients in actual cases.

Although generally focusing on transactional and pre-litigation cases, the IP Clinic has also represented parties in IP litigation pending in federal district court. Professor Lembree also teaches Federal Trademark and Copyright Registration Practice.

With more than 15 years in practice, Lembree has extensive knowledge about integrating intellectual property issues into the needs of business law clients. Prior to joining the University of New Hampshire School of Law, she practiced intellectual property law, general business law, and litigation at New Hampshire firms.

A graduate of UNH School of Law, Lembree earned a B.A. at the University of Vermont in 1991. She is a member and former chair of the Intellectual Property Section of the New Hampshire Bar Association, and is licensed to practice in New Hampshire and Massachusetts.

Additional Information

Lembree has extensive knowledge about integrating intellectual property issues into the needs of business law clients. She has practiced intellectual property law, general business law, and litigation at N.H. firms.

Education

  • J.D., Franklin Pierce Law Center
  • MIP, Franklin Pierce Law Center
  • B.A., Economics, University of Vermont
  • B.A., Political Science, University of Vermont

Courses Taught

  • LCL 908: Adv Intel Prop&TransactnClinic
  • LCL 935: Intel Prop & Transaction Class
  • LCL 936: Intel Prop &Transaction Clinic
  • LIP 917: Fed Trademrk&Copyrt Reg Pract
  • LIP 981: Online Brand Management
  • LRS 905: Independent Study
  • LRS 939: IP Law Meet

Selected Publications

Lembree, A. J. (2012). Allocating Intellectual Property Rights Between Parties. In Intellectual Property for the General Practitioner, A Continuing Legal Education Program (pp. 98-115). Concord, NH: New Hampshire Bar Association. Retrieved from http://scholars.unh.edu/law_facpub/187

Lembree, A. J. (2009). Allocating Intellectual Property Rights Between Parties. In Intellectual Property Law for the Non-Specialist. Concord, NH: New Hampshire Bar Association.

Lembree, A. J., & Maloney, R. J. (2004). QDRO Creation in New Hampshire : Building a Future After a Split. Eau Claire, WI: National Business Institute.