Kim Mottley is a partner in Proskauer’s Litigation Department. She counsels clients facing complex intellectual property disputes, primarily focusing on patent and trademark infringement matters. Kim navigates her clients through all phases of litigation, including strategic case preparation, obtaining temporary restraining orders, discovery, Markman hearings, settlement negotiations and alternative dispute resolution, trial and appeals before the Federal Circuit. She partners with clients to find creative and efficient ways to meet their business objectives.
Kim’s patent litigation clients spans across the technology and life sciences industries, including biosimilars, immunology and diagnostic devices, medical devices and instruments, RFID, telecommunications, smartphones, tablets, live chat, automotive pistons, high-density plasma cutting torches, semiconductor manufacturing technology, nanotechnology, and financial instruments. Kim helps her retail industry clients to protect and enforce their most valued trademark assets. She is also active in the Firm's pro bono efforts.
Benchmark Litigation names Kim a Future Star for the past few years. In 2018, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly honored Kim as a "Top Woman of Law," a recognition for individuals who have made significant contributions to the legal profession while also serving as role models for young women entering the law. In 2014, Kim was named one of The National Law Journal’s Boston Rising Stars, which recognizes Boston’s 40 most promising lawyers under the age of 40 who are considered innovators with strong leadership qualities. Kim has also been recognized by Massachusetts Super Lawyers Magazine as a "Rising Star" and as among the "Top Women Attorneys in Massachusetts" for several years.