Karen Hays

Karen Hays

Baker & McKenzie LLP
Not admitted to practice law in this jurisdiction


Karen Hays is an associate in the North America Intellectual Property & Technology Practice Group and resides in the Firm's Dallas Office.

Prior to joining the Firm, Karen was with General Electric Company where she gained valuable insight through maintaining the company's global trademark portfolios, drafting preliminary and comprehensive US trademark search reports, preparing responses to USPTO Office Actions, and enforcing and protecting trademarks through opposition and cancellation proceedings.

Practice Focus

Karen primarily represents clients with respect to intellectual property and trademark issues including risk and portfolio management as well as the development, proper use, and prosecution of trademarks.


  • New York~United States (2019)


  • University of Georgia (JD) (2018)
  • Vanderbilt University (BA Economics) (2015)


  • English
  • Italian