James A. Daire

James’ practice focuses on intellectual property litigation, including trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights and patents, and commercial litigation. He has worked on cases involving computer software, telecommunication test devices, computer networking technology, and pharmaceuticals. He has experience in prosecuting and defending claims for preliminary injunctive relief and navigating federal and state discovery obligations.

James also devotes a significant amount of his time to pro bono work, with an emphasis on representing both tenants and landlords in unlawful detainer litigation.

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Areas of Practice 1) Intellectual Property, 2) IP Litigation, 3) Patent Litigation and 4) Commercial Litigation and Disputes
Law School Cornell Law School, 2005, J.D.
Admitted Year 2005
Education University of California, Los Angeles, 2002, B.A.,
Bar Member / Association California State Bar Association
Most recent firm Reed Smith LLP
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