About Hannah

Hannah Follender is a registered U.S. patent attorney who practices in Stoel Rives’ Technology & Intellectual Property (IP) group. Hannah’s practice generally focuses on registering, licensing, and enforcing patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets and includes experience in technical areas covering biotechnology, medical devices, software, and mechanical technologies, among others. She advises clients on intellectual property strategy matters, developing tailored strategies for each client’s unique needs. Hannah is experienced in developing U.S. and international trademark prosecution and enforcement plans for clients operating in domestic and foreign jurisdictions, as well as in online enforcement on social media platforms and third-party sellers.

Before joining Stoel Rives, Hannah was a registered patent attorney (2018–2022) and registered patent agent (2017–2018) with Workman Nydegger. While attending law school at the University of Utah, she was an intern for the Honorable Justice Deno Himonas of the Utah Supreme Court (2017) and a summer law clerk with Sherby & Co. Advs. in Ramat Gan, Israel (2016).

Expand to Read More + See Less -

Honors & Activities

Professional Honors & Activities

  • Founder, chair, Cannabis Law Section, Utah State Bar, 2020–present
  • Member, Intellectual Property Law Section, American Bar Association
  • Member, International Trademark Association (INTA)
  • Member, International Cannabis Bar Association (INCBA)
  • Member, Federal Bar Association
  • 2021 Top 200 Cannabis Lawyers globally with a focus in cannabis industry IP strategy and solutions

Civic Activities

  • College Mentor, Women Who Succeed, 2022–present
  • Board Member, Alta Community Enrichment, 2018–present
Expand to Read More + See Less -
Insights & Presentations

Insights & Presentations

  • “To Be Blunt, Can I Be A Cannabis Lawyer In Utah?” Cannabis Law Section, Utah State Bar, December 5, 2022
  • “The Global Commoditization of Marijuana and Hemp: Where In The World Is Cannabis Headed?” The Brief, Summer 2020
  • “The Global Commoditization of Marijuana and Hemp: Where In The World Is Cannabis Headed?” Cannabis Law Conference—“From Regs to Riches: Navigating the Rapidly Emerging Fields of Cannabis and Hemp Law,” sponsored by the ABA Tort Trial and Insurance Practice Section, Chicago, Illinois, September 2019

Expand to Read More + See Less -
Saved Pages

Use the arrows to arrange content.  Download pages as a .pdf file or share links via email..

{{ item.Title }} {{ item.AttorneyPosition }}, {{ item.AttorneyLocation }} , C. {{ item.AttorneyCell }} , P. {{ item.AttorneyPhone }} , F. {{ item.AttorneyFax }} {{ item.TypeText }} Remove
You have no pages saved
            {{ state | json }}