Zuckert, Scoutt & Rasenberger has promoted two associates in its Washington office. David Endersbee and Jonathon Foglia have been promoted to partners in the aviation practice group. They focus their practice on aviation regulatory and commercial matters.
Endersbee, who joined the firm in 2006, primarily advises companies, foreign and domestic airlines, foreign governments, airports and manufacturers. Previously, he was an associate at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman from 2002 to 2004. Since joining Zuckert in 2008, Foglia advises U.S. and foreign air carriers, ticket agents and trade associations on compliance with the U.S. Department of Transportation’s economic regulations. From 2007 to 2008, Foglia was an associate at Pillsbury Winthrop. From 2005 to 2006, he was a presidential management fellow in the Office of the Secretary at the U.S. Department of Transportation, where he provided advice on national transportation policy.
A former partner at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton has moved to Sterne, Kessler, Goldstein & Fox’s Washington office.
John McGroarty has joined Sterne Kessler as partner in the mechanical and materials science practice. He focuses his practice on the procurement, licensing and enforcement of patent rights and advises clients on the development and management of U.S. and international patent portfolios and patent licensing transactions. He counsels clients working in technologies involving electronic devices, semiconductor devices, semiconductor packaging, organic materials, optics, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications and medical instruments. McGroarthy has more than 17 years of experience in intellectual property and started his career as a summer associate at Sterne Kessler in 1993.
A former Capitol Hill staffer who counsels companies on IP transactional issues has moved to Rimon’s Los Angeles and Washington offices.
Holly Logue has joined Rimon as partner in the intellectual property and patent practice groups. She focuses her practice on the industries of biotechnology and medical devices. Previously, she was managing director and founding member of 17th Street Legal (since renamed Logue). She currently serves as chair for the Women in Bio Southern California Chapter. From 2009 to 2010, she worked as professional staffer on the House of Representative’s Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation and drafted legislation for the America COMPETES Act, an act to invest in innovation through research and development.