Scott W. Petersen is a partner in Holland & Knight's Chicago office, where he practices in the area of intellectual property. Mr. Petersen has extensive experience in counseling, licensing, protecting and litigating trademarks and copyrights in the United States and around the world. He offers his foreign services through a dependable network of associate firms in more than 170 countries. His clients include multinational corporations with large inventories of foreign and domestic trademarks. He also works with many vineyards in Napa Valley, California. He serves clients using his foreign language skills as needed. He has spoken and written extensively on the subject of intellectual property.