Grant A. Monachino


Grant focuses on managing domestic and international trademark portfolios, including the acquisition, clearance, exploitation, enforcement, and strategic planning of these assets. He also represents clients in trademark infringement, false advertising, copyright infringement, right of publicity and other unfair competition actions in both state and federal court. Additionally, he advises on, and represents clients in, trademark trial and appeal board matters and a broad range of other IP matters.


  • Cleveland-Marshall College of Law  (J.D., summa cum laude, 2003)
  • San Pueblo University, Madrid, Spain  (2001)
    • Summer program
  • University of Mount Union  (cum laude, 2000)

Bar Admissions

  • Ohio

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio


  • Cleveland Intellectual Property Law Association, Trademark Committee past chair
  • Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
  • International Trademark Association


World Trademark Review’s edition of WTR 1000; Gold tier (2020); Silver tier (2021)