Ranked for California Intellectual Property: Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets. Quoted sources say Perry Viscounty is a “skilled litigator and negotiator” who is “very impressive and attentive to our needs” and “always delivers excellent results.”Chambers USA 2017

Perry J. Viscounty

Orange County | San Francisco
  • 650 Town Center Drive
  • 20th Floor
  • Costa Mesa, CA 92626-1925
  • USA

Perry Viscounty is a nationally recognized trial attorney who handles high-stakes cases for companies ranging from Fortune 100 to emerging companies.

Mr. Viscounty has been recognized as a leading trial lawyer in:

  • World Intellectual Property Review 2017 as a “Leader”
  • Chambers USA 2017: Intellectual Property: Trademark, Copyright & Trade Secrets 
  • Chambers Global 2017: US Intellectual Property: Trademark Copyright & Trade Secrets
  • The Legal 500 US 2016 as a “Leading Lawyer” for Intellectual Property
  • The Legal 500 US 2015 as a “Leading Lawyer” for Intellectual Property - Trademarks and Trade Secrets: Litigation
  • Daily Journal as among the Top Intellectual Property Lawyers in California (multiple years). Named the “Top Plaintiffs’ Verdicts by Impact” in 2013 for his US$18.1 million jury verdict for American Chung Nam, one of China's largest paper recyclers
  • Named “Litigation Groundbreaker” by The Recorder 2017  

Mr. Viscounty is a Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, a member of the International Trademark Association, and an arbitrator for the World Intellectual Property Organization. Mr. Viscounty is on the Board of Councilors at the USC Gould School of Law. He has been a guest lecturer at USC and UCLA, and has taught numerous seminars regarding effective presentations for jury trials and arbitrations.

Mr. Viscounty's experience includes representation of: 

  • America Chung Nam, Inc., the largest exporter of recycled paper in the US, in a three-week trade secret jury trial in Los Angeles resulting in a judgment of US$18.1 million for his client. In its annual Top Verdicts of 2013 feature, the Daily Journal selected this case as a “Top Plaintiffs’ Verdicts by Impact” in California
  • Buzz Off Insect Shield in a five-week jury trial in North Carolina successfully defending against trademark infringement, false advertising, and unfair trade practices claims (S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc. v. Buzz Off Insect Shield, LLC et.al.)
  • The Waterfront Hilton Hotel in a four-month trial in Orange County, California
  • Adobe against trademark and trade dress infringement, dilution, false designation of origin, copyright infringement, and unfair competition claims
  • Allergan in a trademark infringement, unfair competition, and false advertising case regarding Botox
  • GE in several lawsuits and arbitrations in the US and various other countries
  • One of the world's largest automobile makers in a global intellectual property dispute 

Additional representative clients include Paula Abdul, Allianz, Bank of America, Boeing, Broadcom, Capital Group Companies, Carlyle Group, Cartier, Chrome Hearts, City of Hope, Cooper Companies, craigslist, Eddie Bauer, Ecko, Entrepreneur Media, FileNet, Frank Gehry, Fred Segal, Gap, Goldman Sachs, Guthy-Renker, Intel, Intuity Medical, JP Morgan, Lyft, Mattel, Mikasa, Mont Blanc, Mossimo, Nestlé, NHR, Nissan, Oakley, Office Depot, Old Navy, Omicom, Paul Frank, Remedy, Robb Report, Rockwell Collins, Saban Brands, Santa Barbara Polo Club, Schiff Nutrition, Sepracor, Skullcandy, Sony, Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, St. John Knits, Symantec, TiVo, Trion Worlds, US Soccer Federation, VeriSign, Veritas, Vizio, Volcom, Wet Seal, Western Digital, and Wikia.

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