Davis Polk’s Intellectual Property Litigation practice is headquartered in our Northern California office. Our IP litigators are trial lawyers with extensive experience handling cases in courts and administrative tribunals throughout the United States, including patent, trademark and copyright infringement, trade secret misappropriation, and false advertising. Our clients call on us to handle their highest value and most strategically important IP matters – especially cases that are likely to reach trial – and our industry knowledge allows us to counsel clients in securing their intellectual property, implementing initiatives to avoid litigation, and litigating successfully when necessary.
Our IP litigators have handled matters across a broad spectrum of industry sectors and technologies, including telecommunications, medical devices, networking, biotechnology, media and entertainment. We represent leading technology companies on their highest value matters as well as emerging companies on IP disputes that lie at the core of their business.
Our lawyers are ranked among the top practitioners in national and local publications including, Chambers USA, Daily Journal and Super Lawyers.