Our attorneys and other professionals provide a full range of legal services, including patent prosecution, counseling, licensing and competitor monitoring in diverse industries. We counsel clients ranging from start-ups and medium-sized companies to some of the largest, most recognizable Fortune 500 multinational corporations, universities and research organizations across the country.
Our patent professionals have prior technical experience with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and many have advanced scientific degrees. With registered patent practitioners in a number of our offices, we can seamlessly assemble the best patent team for each client. Drawing on the firm’s broad resources, we are prepared to handle patent prosecution and litigation involving a wide array of technologies. To maintain close contact with clients across geographical boundaries, we use state-of-the-art computerized docketing systems and the latest communications technologies.
In patent-related disputes, we have successfully obtained jury verdicts for both plaintiffs and defendants owning breakthrough technologies in the areas of pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, medical devices and Internet software, among others. We regularly represent clients in patent hot-spot jurisdictions such as the Eastern District of Virginia, the Eastern District of Texas and the Central District of California.