Meet Tricia McDermott, an accomplished trademark and licensing attorney who has left an indelible mark as a two-time General Counsel for fashion companies worth billions of dollars. With over two decades of experience, including seven years at the US Patent & Trademark Office and recent tenure on the Trademark Public Advisory Committee, she has become a trusted advisor to CEOs in the fashion industry.

Throughout the past decade, Tricia has successfully concluded thousands of transactions, propelling companies to expand their licensing operations to surpass half a billion dollars. Her expertise extends to renowned brands such as NIKE® swim, PGA TOUR®, Callaway® Golf, Jack Nicklaus®, Ben Hogan®, and more.

Tricia's impressive achievements have garnered widespread recognition. Savoy Magazine honored her as one of the Most Influential Black Lawyers in 2022, while Diversity Magazine listed her among the Top 50 Women Lawyers. Managing IP Magazine recognized her as an IP Star, and the South Florida Business Journal named her an Influential Business Woman in 2018.

At her core, however, Tricia is an aspiring writer and career percolator. Through this venture, The Savage Esquire™, she aims to amplify the voices of female entrepreneurs and empower them to elevate their businesses to new heights through brand licensing. Tricia firmly believes that licensing your brand holds the key to achieving maximum growth and success, and she is here to guide you through the process.

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