Intellectual Property Litigation

Latham & Watkins is uniquely situated to handle cases involving all types of IP claims, including in combination with related claims of antitrust, contract disputes, unfair business practices and other causes of action.

Why Latham

A Trial-Ready Team

Latham & Watkins’ global Intellectual Property group provides clients with trial-ready teams related to all areas of IP law, including:

Latham’s Intellectual Property Litigation Practice has achieved outstanding results in trials around the world. The breadth of Latham’s IP Litigation group enables Latham to build teams tailored to the client’s needs. Latham is uniquely situated to handle cases involving all types of intellectual property claims, including in combination with related claims of antitrust, contract disputes, unfair business practices, and other causes of action.

Industry Knowledge

The firm’s IP clients range from Fortune 100 to emerging companies spanning a broad range of industries, including:

Related Litigation Services
Related Services

Awards & Rankings

  • Latham Again Named Technology Group of the Year - February 18, 2019
  • Latham Again Honored as a Top Legal Innovator - December 12, 2018
  • Litigation & Trial Partner Named To Entertainment Industry's Coveted Next Gen List - November 26, 2018
  • Firm Recognized at the National Law Journal’s Professional Excellence Awards - November 18, 2018
  • IP Associate Named A Women Leaders in Tech Law NextGen Honoree - September 18, 2018

Latham’s “high-caliber patent litigators” are recognized for being “excellent lawyers providing top-notch service.”

Chambers USA 2018

Events

Webcast – Trade Secrets Unlocked: What You Need to Know in a NutshellIP Defense: Silicon Valley 18th Annual Berkeley - Stanford Advanced Patent Law Institute

Media Coverage

Technology Group of the Year: LathamLitigators of the Week: Latham’s Lethal IP Litigators Kill Patent Challenge to $2B-a-Year DrugSkilled in the Art: Latham Wraps Up Biotech Win

News

Latham Adds Prominent Copyright Litigator in San FranciscoFinancial Times Again Honors Latham as a Top Legal InnovatorLitigation & Trial Partner Named To Coveted Entertainment Industry List

Thought Leadership

Supreme Court Says a Secret Sale Qualifies as Prior Art Under AIAEffect of a “No-Deal” Brexit on IP in the UKDOJ Withdraws Assent to Standards-Essential Patents Policy Statement

Webcasts & Podcasts

Trade Secrets Unlocked: Responding to Trade Secret EmergenciesTrademarks 101: What You Need to Know in a NutshellKeeping Tabs on the PTAB