Gary M. Rubman

Gary Rubman is a partner in our Washington, DC office and is vice-chair of the firm’s Patent Litigation Practice Group. Mr. Rubman has broad experience in intellectual property and complex commercial litigation. He has litigated in federal district courts across the country and has represented clients in matters involving a broad array of different technology areas, including pharmaceuticals, medical devices, electronics and software.

Mr. Rubman’s clients have included, among others, Warner-Chilcott, Procter & Gamble, Fujitsu, Johnson & Johnson, Samsung, Ethicon, DePuy Mitek, Abbott, eBay, PayPal, Talecris Biotherapeutics, Microsoft, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America and the Republican National Committee.

Mr. Rubman was a law clerk for Judge Samuel Alito, Jr., then serving on the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and now an Associate Justice on the United States Supreme Court. Previously, Mr. Rubman was on the legislative staff of Rep. John Boehner (R-OH), now Speaker of the House in the United States House of Representatives.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Litigation, 2) White Collar Defense & Investigations and 3) Intellectual Property
Law School The George Washington University Law School, (J.D.)
Admitted Year 1999
Education Massachusetts Institute of Technology, (B.S.)
Bar Member / Association District of Columbia Bar Association, New York State Bar Association
Most recent firm Covington & Burling
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