|[September 30, 2013]
Kelley Drye Expands With Experienced Patent Litigator David Long
WASHINGTON --(Business Wire)--
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP is pleased to announce that patent litigator,
David Long, has joined the firm as a partner in the Washington, DC
office. Mr. Long has more than 25 years of experience in
telecommunications, including nearly twenty-years of experience
litigating on behalf of clients in a range of industries, from
telecommunications to medical devices. Mr. Long also is a registered
patent attorney and represents clients in post-grant patent litigation
before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office, typically in parallel with
related district court litigation. Prior to joining Kelley Drye &
Warren, Mr. Long was chair of the patent practice at Dow Lohnes PLLC and
a patent litigator at Howrey LLP.
Throughout his career, Mr. Long has successfully litigated a wide-array
of technology and telecommunications issues involving everything from
complex electrical circuits to voice over internet protocol, wireless
communication systems, signal processing systems, memory devices,
integrated ircuit designs, automatic voice systems, computer software
systems, manufacturing systems and medical products. Mr. Long is a
nationally recognized author and commentator on complex patent law
issues and is a founder of the Essential Patent Blog (http://essentialpatentblog.com/),
an industry-leading blog on litigating patents related to industry
standards, such as cellular, WiFi (News - Alert) and Ethernet standards.
"I am thrilled to welcome David to our team," said Lewis Rose, Managing
Partner of Kelley Drye's Washington, DC office. "David's arrival further
enhances our capabilities for clients in the telecommunications and high
tech industries. Growing our intellectual property breadth and depth
will further enhance our value-add services to our clients."
Long earned a bachelor's and master's degree in electrical engineering
from Auburn University and his juris doctorate from the University of
Alabama School of Law. He served as a law clerk at the U.S. Court of
Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Prior to his law practice, he worked
for over five years as an electrical engineer in telecommunications,
software design, control systems and rocket science.
Kelley Drye is headquartered in New York City with offices in
Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Chicago, Stamford, Parsippany, Brussels,
and an affiliate office in Mumbai, India. For more information, visit www.KelleyDrye.com.
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