Brenda Joly, a member of the firm's Intellectual Property and Technology Litigation Group, has significant experience in intellectual property litigation, with a particular emphasis on patent litigation. She has handled several patent infringement lawsuits on behalf of both patent owners and patent defendants in federal courts nationwide. She also has litigation experience in trademark and false patent marking cases.
Ms. Joly has worked on patent cases involving a broad range of technologies, including in the fields of pharmaceuticals, semiconductor manufacturing, lasers, medical devices, software and computer technology.
She also has experience in a variety of general commercial litigation areas including contract disputes, employment, securities, and antitrust.
In addition, Ms. Joly has handled a variety of pro bono matters involving family and domestic violence, as well as criminal law, housing and benefits issues.
Ms. Joly was a law clerk for the Bureau of Consumer Protection, Division of Marketing Practices, for the Federal Trade Commission in Washington, D.C.