Brendan Palfreyman 2018-02-08T14:15:45+00:00


Trademark attorney with a passion for craft beer

Brendan is a craft beer attorney with Harris Beach PLLC in Syracuse, NY.  He is a member of the New York State Brewers Association, the Brewers Association, and the American Homerbrewers Association. Brendan has represented over a 100 craft breweries, distilleries, cideries, and wineries. 

He began homebrewing while living in Brooklyn and is a member of Milk The Funk and the Salt City Brew ClubHe even filed the trademark registration for the good folks at Milk The Funk.  One of his recipes – Les Verts Monts NE Pale Ale – was made on a commercial basis with Rare Form Brewing Company.  He has appeared as a guest to talk beer trademark issues on podcasts like Steal This Beer and Beer Sessions Radio.  A grateful client, Casita Cervercia, even named a beer after him – Palafrenero, which is “Palfreyman” in Spanish.