Intellectual Property - Minnesota
What the team is known for
Robust IP practice with expert capabilities across a range of disputes, from cross-border litigation for global pharmaceuticals to local business claims. Excels in complex patent disputes, including Hatch-Waxman Act cases, and also maintains a fine reputation for its work in trademark and copyright litigation. Expertise also covers cybersecurity and data privacy.
"Fish has the deep IP expertise that allows them to provide ready and straightforward advice."
Fish defended biopharmaceutical company CytomX Therapeutics in patent infringement litigation asserted by Vytacera Bio.
Michael Florey focuses his practice on complex IP litigation. He is considered a market leader in patent damages claims and product liability cases involving products regulated by the FDA.
John Dragseth has an extensive practice covering both contentious and noncontentious IP matters.
"In terms of strategy for litigation, there's probably no one stronger in town."
Dorothy Whelan maintains a wide-ranging practice which includes post-grant proceedings, strategic patent portfolio design and due diligence investigations.
"Dorothy is the best patent attorney I have worked with bar none."
John Adkisson is president and CEO of Fish & Richardson. He is an experienced patent infringement litigator with a pharmaceuticals focus.
"John is a great partner and skilled lawyer."