Passion. Experience. Diligence.
We recognize that protecting your intellectual property is crucial to the success of your business or the commercialization of your product. Our attorneys work hand in hand with entertainers, business owners, and inventors to protect your intellectual property interests including patents, trademarks, copyrights, and trade secrets. We are committed to providing you with the personal and professional attention you deserve in order to create your own valuable and marketable intellectual property portfolio.
IPS Legal Group’s offices are located in Miami, Florida and the Washington, D.C. Metro Area. Our attorneys provide the highest quality legal services as we represent solo inventors, entrepreneurs, small, medium and Fortune 100 clients throughout the United States, Canada, South America, and the Caribbean.
Joycelyn S. Brown, Esq. is the managing partner at IPS Legal Group, P.A.. After receiving a Bachelor of Science from Texas A&M University, Ms. Brown worked as an engineer in the semi-conductor industry for several years. Ms. Brown received her law degree from the University of Miami School of Law in 2008.
Following law school, Ms. Brown worked as an associate at one of Florida’s most respected law firms where she represented companies in a variety of matters including intellectual property and contract disputes, complex litigation, and employment matters. Ms. Brown went on to serve as a law clerk to Judge Marcia Cooke on the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
Aside from the practice of law, Ms. Brown has served the Miami-Dade community as the President of the Wilkie D. Ferguson Jr. Bar Association, a member of the Dade-County Bar Association, and an advocate for women’s sports. In 2015, Ms. Brown was recognized as one of the top 40 Under 40 Black Professionals in Miami. Ms. Brown is also an adjunct professor at Miami-Dade College.
All lawyers at IPS Law Group, P.A. are licensed to practice before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Devon J. Jenkins, Esq.
Devon J. Jenkins, Esq. is an associate attorney at IPS Legal Group, P.A. After graduating magna cum laude from the University of Pittsburgh with a Bachelor of Science degree, Mr. Jenkins worked as an admissions counselor at his alma mater to assist with student recruitment and retention.
Following his time in Pittsburgh, Mr. Jenkins went on to receive his law degree from the University of Miami School of Law, with a concentration in the Business of Innovation, Law, and Technology. While in law school, Mr. Jenkins was an active member in the Entertainment & Sports Law Society, and regular participant of the annual Global Entertainment & Sports Law + Industry Conference. He also served as a judicial intern for the Honorable Donald L. Graham, in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
Mr. Jenkins’ practice includes the representation of corporate clients, startups, and individual innovators in trademark registration, copyright licensing and registration, trademark litigation (inclusive of opposition proceedings), and general counsel legal services. Aside from the practice of law, Mr. Jenkins volunteers his time with Venture Café Miami to connect with innovators and entrepreneurs within Miami’s startup ecosystem.