Hollis Beth Hire is an attorney at BraunHagey & Borden.  She has specialized in trademark matters for over fifteen years. Hollie's practice includes all aspects of brand protection in the U.S. and throughout the world, including clearance and selection of trademarks, prosecution of trademark applications, licensing, enforcement, and resolution of trademark infringement and domain name disputes. She also advises on copyright protection and unfair competition issues.

Prior to joining the firm, Hollie worked at several large Bay Area and Los Angeles law firms, and clerked for two U.S. District Court Judges in the Central District of California. In addition to her background in trademark and copyright counseling, Hollie has litigation experience in copyright, trademark, trade dress, right of publicity, trade secret, unfair competition, and other matters.


Hollie lives in the East Bay with her husband and three kids. She enjoys hiking, skiing, recovering from hiking and skiing injuries, cooking, reading, listening to Freakonomics podcasts, and taking her children to play miniature golf.

For more information about Hollie’s representative cases and experience, please contact the firm.



J.D. Yale Law School, 1999

A.B. Brown University, 1996