Ranked InNorthern Virginia
Intellectual Property (Band 2)
Personal: Specializes in patent interferences under 35 USC § 135 before the Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences (BPAI) and court review of interference decisions by the BPAI. Handles appeals before the Federal Circuit under 35 USC § 141 and civil actions in district courts under 35 USC § 146. Represents a wide variety of clients across a range of technologies including biotech, chemical, electronics, and computers and regularly appears before the BPAI, the Federal Circuit, and various district courts and appears as an expert witness on patent issues. Named by Chambers among the top IP attorneys in Virginia (2005-12).