Tom is a trial lawyer practicing complex intellectual property and business litigation. He has extensive experience in Hatch-Waxman litigation on behalf of generic pharmaceutical companies and has handled numerous patent, trademark, copyright and trade secret litigation matters related to various technical fields, including polymer processing, chemistry, metallurgy, pharmacology and animal reproduction, and various media, including print, video and computer software. Tom is a member of the Technology, Manufacturing & Transportation team.
Tom’s trial experience includes jury and bench trials in jurisdictions across the country, including the U.S. District Courts for the Western and Eastern Districts of Wisconsin, the District of Delaware, the Southern District of Indiana, the Southern District of New York, the Northern and Central Districts of Illinois and the Northern District of Mississippi; the Circuit Courts of Dane, Rock, Dunn and Jackson County, Wisconsin, and Cook and Madison County, Illinois; and the Supreme Court of the State of New York, County of New York. He has also argued before the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the Seventh Circuit and the Courts of Appeals of the States of Wisconsin and Illinois.
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Tom has extensive experience defending and prosecuting all aspects of intellectual property and commercial claims, including investigation, examination and defense of expert witnesses; motion practice; settlement negotiation; discovery management; jury and bench trials; and appellate practice. He also has extensive experience handling patent litigation matters in the Western District of Wisconsin rocket docket.