Intellectual Property & Technology

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Our Intellectual Property & Technology attorneys offer the complete range of legal services for the identification, development, acquisition, protection, commercialization and enforcement of intellectual property (IP) assets and related technology. Whether performing due diligence for an acquisition, securing a patent or trademark, or using litigation to resolve an IP dispute, our full-service intellectual property group works closely with clients to provide business-minded solutions and to achieve results in a cost-effective and efficient manner.

Our licensing and transactional attorneys develop a sophisticated understanding of our clients’ businesses and dedicate time to understanding the industries in which our clients operate. They are devoted full-time to counseling, drafting, and negotiating technology transactions. Our IP transaction team also works seamlessly with our other practice groups to provide integrated services to clients in healthcare and corporate mergers, acquisitions, financings, and restructurings involving technology and IP assets.

Our IP litigation practice combines the technical knowledge of our patent attorneys with substantial trial experience. IP litigators protect clients’ ability to research, develop and market intellectual assets, including counseling clients as both plaintiffs and defendants in intellectual property enforcement disputes.

Some of our IP portfolio services include:

  • Patent prosecution, maintenance and enforcement
  • Trademark clearance, registration, maintenance and enforcement
  • Copyright litigation and counseling
  • Trade secret litigation and counseling
  • IP aspects of mergers, acquisitions, alliances, strategic relationships, joint ventures and other corporate and healthcare transactions
  • Technology development, procurement and commercialization
  • Information technology and business process outsourcing
  • Providing infringement, validity and enforceability opinions
  • Developing IP portfolio strategies
  • Counseling on privacy and data security
  • Advising on media, advertising and marketing strategies
  • Valuation and asset management

We proudly represent innovative businesses and fast-growing startups across many industries including automotive, biotechnology, chemicals, computer hardware and software, consumer products, electronics, financial services, healthcare, information technology, life sciences, media and entertainment, music, pharmaceuticals, and telecommunications.

Martha B. Allard
Counsel
Jaime L. Barwig
Associate
Robert L. Brewer
Member
Timothy J. Browne
Counsel
Emily A. Burrows
Associate
Curtis Capeling
Member
Shu Chen, Ph.D.
Associate
Annie T. Christoff
Member
Terry L. Clark
Member
Alexandria Wood Davenport
Associate
John A. Greer
Senior IP Attorney
Chelsea L. Harrison
Associate
Johnathan D. Holbrook
Associate
Brian R. Iverson
Member
Michael L. Kiklis
Member
R. Davis Mello
Associate
Paige Waldrop Mills
Member
R. Gregory Parker
Member
Juhi Kaveeshvar Patel
Attorney
G. Scott Thomas
Member
Oscar L. Thomas
Shelley R. Thomas
Member
Rodrigo N. Valle
Associate
Janelle D. Waack
Member
Kathryn Hannen Walker
Member
Matthew D. Zapadka
Associate