Justin R. Young is a partner at the Chicago based firm DTL Ltd. His practice focuses on Intellectual Property prosecution in the area of trademarks and related matters. His primary role consists of assisting foreign clients in all trademark proceedings before the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), but also provides counseling and opinions to aid domestic clients in effectively procuring, protecting and enforcing their Intellectual Property abroad.
Justin is an active member of the Inter-American Association of Intellectual Property (ASIPI), where he has lectured and participated in presenting programs related to the practice of Intellectual Property law. He has served in ASIPI as Sub-Chair in the Committee of Trademarks, Secretary of the Committee of Education, President of the Committee of Law firms Management, member of the Board of Directors, Secretary of ASIPI, a judge in the ASIPI Tribunal for the period 2015-2019, and member of the Pro Bono Commission 2021.
Justin is also an active member of the International Trademark Association (INTA), where he has served in various committees, including the Trademark Office Practices Committee, the Building Bridges Committee and the Government Officials Training Committee. He is currently serving in the Latin America sub-committee of the Trademark Office Practices Committee for the 2020-2021 term.