Holly Edelblute DeKan

Holly E. DeKan focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation and intellectual property litigation, including patent infringement, trade secret, product liability, antitrust, breach of contract, and class action matters.

Practice & Background

Ms. DeKan has experience in all aspects of complex commercial litigation and patent infringement litigation, including case preparation, discovery, expert preparation, claim construction, patent reexamination, trial preparation, trial, and post-trial. Ms. DeKan’s litigation experience includes a diverse group of clients, including clients in the medical, Internet hosting, database software, Internet software, manufacturing and retail industries.

Ms. DeKan has extensive experience in electronic discovery, including advising clients on case and larger company approaches to the storage and production of electronically stored information [“ESI”], as well as, assisting with the implementation of internal protocols and procedures to appropriately address retention and maintenance of relevant ESI in the long term.

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Areas of Practice 1) Antitrust and Unfair Competition, 2) Health Care Antitrust, 3) Intellectual Property, 4) Internet and New Media Litigation and Counseling, 5) Patent Litigation, 6) Trade Secret Litigation, 7) Communications and Information Technology and 8) Health Care and Life Sciences
Law School St. Mary's University School of Law, J.D., 1996
Education William & Mary, B.A.,1993
Bar Member / Association Texas State Bar Associations
Most recent firm Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, LLP
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