Mr. Frenkel is a litigation partner in the Silicon Valley office of Latham & Watkins. He has experience in every aspect of patent litigation, from initial investigations through trial and appeals. Mr. Frenkel has litigated patent cases for a variety of industries, including:
- Information technology
- Life sciences
- Internet & digital media.
Representative clients include Western Digital, Amazon, Roku, Cotendo, Lamar Outdoor Advertising, Synopsys, TeleNav and WildTangent.
Prior to joining Latham, Mr. Frenkel served as the Director of Intellectual Property for Consumer and Emerging Technologies at Cisco Systems. In this position, he managed patent litigation, advised on patent assertions and patent-purchase opportunities, negotiated patent licenses, analyzed patent issues in mergers and acquisitions, and provided counseling on IP strategy. Prior to practicing law, he worked as an aerospace engineer at Allied Signal and GE Aircraft Engines.