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Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

Intellectual Property

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What the team is known for

Superb trial lawyers with a strong track record in complex patent disputes. Offers particular expertise in the technology, medical devices and life sciences arenas, including in the emergent biologics space. Also possesses experience advising clients on transactional and commercial IP matters including portfolio exploitations and development issues.

Strengths

"The firm has a collegial culture and provides unparalleled legal talent and expertise," states a source.

Work highlights

Acted for medical device company Abiomed in patent infringement litigation against Maquet Cardiovascular, following allegations of infringement relating to guidance systems for intravascular blood pumps.

Notable practitioners

Evan Chesler is a renowned commercial litigator who frequently handles high-stakes patent trials for market-leading companies as part of a broader disputes practice.
"He is an excellent lawyer with an extraordinarily good reputation."

Keith Hummel routinely handles both contentious and noncontentious patent matters for an impressive client base that includes leading pharmaceutical companies.

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Intellectual Property

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP

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Location

Worldwide Plaza

825 Eighth Avenue

New York

New York

USA

NY 10019-7475

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Intellectual Property: Patent


Evan R Chesler
Band 2
Keith R Hummel
Band 3