Derek H. Swanson

Derek represents several leading companies in a variety of intellectual property litigation matters, with an emphasis in patent litigation. Derek’s patent litigation practice focuses on technologies in a variety of industries, including telecommunications, e-commerce, and automotive. Derek has extensive experience in all aspects of patent litigation and specializes in managing complex discovery issues and motions practice.

Derek also has significant experience representing a major automobile manufacturer in high exposure products liability and class action litigation on a national basis.
Prior to joining McGuireWoods, Derek was a prosecuting intern in the Johnson County Attorney's Office in Iowa City, Iowa.

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Areas of Practice 1) Intellectual Property, 2) Intellectual Property Litigation, 3) Patent Litigation and 4) Trade Secret Litigation
Law School The University of Iowa College of Law, J.D., 2006
Education University of Iowa, B.A., 2002
Bar Member / Association Virginia State Bar Association
Most recent firm McGuireWoods LLP
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