Alec Allen Ross is the driving force behind The Trademark Place, a company he founded in 2023. Before becoming an attorney, Mr. Ross volunteered for the Peace Corps in Mali, West Africa. He served as an English professor at the University of Bamako during his tenure there. He honed his skills by interacting with and teaching students from diverse cultural backgrounds and varying linguistic proficiency. Mr. Ross's appreciation for diversity and ability to navigate complex situations with poise and grace has made him a skilled attorney. He quickly rose through the ranks and became one of the top trademark filers, handling thousands of applications and working with national and international clients from various business sectors. In 2021, he was recognized as one of the top 10 U.S. attorneys with the most trademark applications.