Charlene M. Krogh

Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Charlene M. Krogh, Esq., is Chair of Dorsey’s top-ranked Trademark, Copyright and Advertising practice group. Charlene serves as intellectual property counsel for small and large businesses in a large variety of industries, including consumer products, cosmetics, financial services, telecommunications, software, and medical devices. In addition to her extensive experience in all stages of the brand management process, Charlene's experience also includes counseling on generative AI, open source software and representation of clients in enforcement and dispute matters, including before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Charlene also has significant experience in transactions involving intellectual property, including due diligence, negotiation of agreements, and assistance with the transfer of intellectual property rights and recordation of security interests related to corporate transactions and asset purchase and sale agreements. Charlene is the co-manager of Dorsey’s IP Blog,, named one of the “Top 50” law blogs by the ABA Journal.  Charlene is also the Pro Bono Coordinator for the Denver office of Dorsey & Whitney and authors Chapter 29 of The Practitioner’s Guide to Colorado Business Organizations. Charlene is listed in Best Lawyers in America (2021), has been named one of America’s Leading Business Lawyers by Chambers USA (Intellectual Property) (2018-2023), recognized as a Leading Practitioner in World Trademark Review 1000 – The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals (2014-2023), named one of the Top Lawyers for Intellectual Property by 5280 Magazine (2016 - 2023), and is listed in Best Lawyers in America (2021-2023) and named Best Lawyers Lawyer of the Year, Trademark Law (2023).