Technology Areas

Practice Areas


  • "Super Lawyers, Rising Star" Intellectual Property, Connecticut, 2017


  • State of Connecticut, 2016
  • District of Columbia, 2014
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 2013
  • State of Pennsylvania, 2013
  • U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, 2013
  • U.S. District Court, District of Connecticut, 2016


  • Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Mary Pat Thynge in the U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware 


Villanova University School of Law, J.D., 2013

Villanova University, B.S. Chemical Engineering, 2010

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Taylor M. Coon


Taylor Coon is an associate with experience in several areas of IP. She concentrates her practice in a variety of technologies related to chemical engineering including pharmaceuticals, polymers, and materials science. She has been involved in advising clients in all aspects of patent law, including patent application preparation, prosecution, counseling, and portfolio management. Taylor has conducted patentability, freedom to operate, validity, and infringement searches; prepared the corresponding patentability, freedom to operate, invalidity, and non-infringement opinions, and has represented clients in all aspects of domestic and foreign patent prosecution. Her experience extends to trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, and corporate transactions relating to intellectual property assets.

Experience Highlights

Associate, Cantor Colburn LLP, 2016-present

Associate, Shipman & Goodwin LLP, 2015-2016

Associate, Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP, 2014-2015

Associate, RatnerPrestia, 2013-2014


Yoga pose Series Not Copyrightable According to Ninth Circuit, Lexology et al., October 19, 2015   

Trademark and Domain Name Scams on the Rise, Lexology et al., September 8, 2015

What Constitutes Trademark “Use?” Lexology et al., May 21, 2015 

Federal Circuit Issues First Decision Regarding New Post-Grant Proceedings, Lexology et al., March 23, 2015,

Can You Trademark that Tagline, Lexology et al., January 16, 2015



Professional Affiliations

International Trademark Association, Young Practitioners' Committee

American Intellectual Property Law Association

Women's Bar Association

American Bar Association

Intellectual Property Owners Association (IPO)

Community/Civic Involvement

Judge, Women of Innovation Awards, 2017

Board Member, The Mayor's Charity Ball, West Hartford, 2017

Easter Seals, Board of Directors

Heads Up! Hartford, Board of Directors

Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters, Big Sister

Junior League of Hartford, Member

Villanova Alumni Connecticut Chapter, Vice President

Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary: Member - Team Eye and Ear for Boston Marathon 2015 and 2016