Brandon is a Partner in the Firm’s Intellectual Property Protection Practice. His practice is centered on intellectual property counseling, litigation, and diligence.
Brandon’s background in electrical and biomedical engineering enables him to advise clients across a range of complex technological areas. He has tried patent cases relating to pharmaceuticals, medical devices, computers, and software. He also advises clients on strategic and business issues related to intellectual property, including portfolio management and valuation and licensing.
Over the course of his career, Brandon has defended some of Silicon Valley’s most prominent technology companies on patent matters. He has successfully represented clients in a variety of intellectual property matters including the Internet, data networking, encryption technologies, telecommunications, electrochemical sensors, semiconductors, medical devices, and automotive technologies. He also has extensive experience litigating intellectual property cases for life sciences companies, including Hatch-Waxman/ANDA litigation.
Brandon has also represented clients in matters before the United States Patent and Trademark Office, including post-grant proceedings under the America Invents Act.
Brandon was named a Northern California Rising Star for Intellectual Property and Intellectual Property Litigation by Super Lawyers in 2016 and 2017. He received his J.D. from Columbia Law School. He holds a M.E.M. and a B.S from Duke University.