Lawyer profile for USA 2021
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Using his degree in mechanical engineering and prior work experience, Eric Schlichter frequently litigates patent infringement and trade secret cases for oilfield services and drilling companies. Beyond the oil and gas industry, Eric has litigated cases involving consumer electronics and website functionality. has been lead counsel in numerous patent litigation matters involving oil and gas drilling technology, downhole tools, and environmental protection equipment. He has also served as counsel in a number of patent litigation matters involving consumer electronics technologies and website functionality. Eric also has experience in multiple inter partes review proceedings and ex parte reexaminations. He also counsels clients on intellectual property enforcement and procurement matters, litigation strategy, licensing, and due diligence investigation for acquisitions and divestitures, as well as preparation of non-infringement, invalidity and freedom-to-operate opinions.