Abbey Gauger is an associate in the Intellectual Property Practice Group in the New York office of Haynes Boone and an Adjunct Professor, teaching Copyright Law, at New York Law School. Abbey’s practice focuses on intellectual property ligation in state and federal court and trademark enforcement proceedings before the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. Abbey also counsels clients on a variety of copyright, trademark, trade secret and contract matters and frequently publishes articles on notable developments in copyright law.
Abbey graduated first in her class from New York Law School, where she was the Executive Notes and Comments Editor of the New York Law School Law Review. Prior to law school, Abbey enjoyed a fulfilling and successful career in the arts as a dancer and choreographer, and received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Akron Honors College in Dance Performance. Abbey attributes her success as an attorney to the skills she learned in the studio and on stage, and is passionate about giving back to the arts community that shaped her.