Charles M. Allen

Charles M. Allen: Attorney with Goodman Allen Donnelly
  • Managing Member at Goodman Allen Donnelly (26 Attorneys)
  • 4501 Highwoods Parkway, Suite 210, Glen Allen, VA 23060
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Mr. Allen is a founder and the Managing Member of the firm. His practice focuses on providing clients a wide range of intellectual property, commercial, product liability, professional liability, and complex litigation services. His extensive experience in intellectual property litigation, patent prosecution, trademark and copyright registration earned the firm recognition as a listed Go -To Law Firm ® of a top U.S. company in intellectual property for the last six years. Mr. Allen has served as an adjunct professor of law at T.C. Williams Law School (University of Richmond), Liberty University School of Law and The Judge Advocate General's School of the Army. He served as the Chair of the Virginia State Bar's Standing Committee on Professionalism and is a frequent lecturer on litigation techniques including the use of technology in litigation, as well as ethics and professional issues.

Areas of Practice (22)

  • Intellectual Property Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Patent Litigation
  • Products Liability Law
  • Trademark Litigation
  • Copyright Litigation
  • Intellectual Property
  • Patents
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Trademarks
  • Trademark Registration
  • Copyrights
  • Copyright Registration
  • Business Methods Patents
  • Computer and Software Patents
  • Design Patents
  • Mechanical Patents
  • Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations
  • Medical Malpractice Defense
  • Construction Law
  • Transportation
  • Military Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(804) 346-5087  Phone
1-866-497-2916  Phone
(804) 346-5954  Fax
University Attended:
United States Military Academy, B.S., with honors, 1976
Law School Attended:
Harvard University, J.D., cum laude, 1982
Year of First admission:
1982, Massachusetts; 1989, Virginia; U.S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Virginia; U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia; U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts; U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan; U.S. Court of Military Appeals; U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia, Federal and Fourth Circuits; registered to practice before U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Richmond and Virginia Bar Associations; Virginia State Bar; Defense Research Institute; Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys; American Intellectual Property Law Association; Greater Richmond Intellectual Property Law Association; Christian Legal Society.
Col. Retired: Judge Advocate General's Corps U.S. Army Reserve, 1989-2004.; U.S. Army, 1976-1989
Birth Information:
Waverly, New York, March 31, 1954
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