Christine K. Bush






Christine frequently handles complex business matters involving patent, trademark and copyright infringement, unfair competition, covenants not to compete, shareholder issues in closely held companies, and construction disputes.  She also regularly advises clients on issues concerning the protection of intellectual property and proprietary business information, including licensing and non-disclosure issues.  Ms. Bush is an accomplished trial lawyer who has tried to verdict or judgment copyright, patent, trade secret and construction cases.

Work Experience

  • Hinckley Allen
    • Vice Chair, Litigation
    • Partner (2014-Present)
  • Scott & Bush Ltd.
    • Partner (2009-2014)

Honors & Awards

  • Best Lawyers of America® (2012-2019)
    • Lawyer of the Year (2014, 2018-2019)
    • Recognized for Commercial Litigation, Construction Law, Copyright Law, Litigation - Intellectual Property, Litigation - Patent and Trademark Law
  • Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for the category of Litigation: General Commercial
  • Rhode Island Monthly, Professional Excellence in Law (2019)
  • Managing Intellectual Property IP Star, (2014-2018)
  • Martindale-Hubbell Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers (2012); AV rated
  • Providence Business News "40 Under 40" based on career successes, community involvement and commitment to making a difference
  • Super Lawyers, Rhode Island (2009-2018)

Professional Affiliations

  • Alzheimer's Association - Rhode Island Chapter
    • Board of Directors, Member (Present)
    • President of the Board of Directors (2010-2013)
  • District Conference: "Democracy and Access to the Courts", Planning Committee, Co-Chair (2011)
  • Federal Board of Bar Admissions, Instructor on Civil Procedure and Local Rules, Member
  • Providence Children's Museum, Board of Directors, Member

Bar Memberships

  • Rhode Island
  • Massachusetts
  • United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
  • United States District Court of Appeals, First Circuit
  • United States District Court, District of Connecticut
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • United States District Court, District of Massachusetts
  • United States District Court, District of Rhode Island
Firm News

Chambers USA 2019 Ranks Hinckley Allen Attorneys and Practices

April 25, 2019

Hinckley Allen is proud to announce that the 2019 edition of Chambers USA has recognized several of the…

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38 Hinckley Allen Attorneys Recognized as 2018 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

October 18, 2018

The Super Lawyers has selected 38 Hinckley Allen attorneys as Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. Each year,

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Right of Publicity Law: Rhode Island

September 20, 2018

Chris K. Bush and Amanda A. Garganese provide a Q&A guide to Rhode Island right of publicity laws.

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