Austin, Texas 78701
John Guaragna focuses on patent litigation and other intellectual property related matters. John has represented clients in patent infringement matters in district courts throughout the United States, as well as in the International Trade Commission.
He has significant experience in the Eastern District of Texas where he is admitted to practice and has handled over 80 patent infringement matters, including dozens of cases involving multiple defendants and joint defense coordination.
Additionally, John has extensive experience relating to industry standard-setting and the intersection between patent law and antitrust law, including a three-month antitrust trial before the Federal Trade Commission. John has also handled various trademark, trade secret and indemnity disputes.
|Areas of Practice||1) Patent Litigation, 2) Intellectual Property and Technology, 3) Litigation and 4) Arbitration and Investigations|
|Law School||J.D., University of San Diego 1998|
|Education||B.A., Villanova University 1990|
|Bar Member / Association||California State Bar Association, Texas State Bar Association|
|Most recent firm||DLA Piper|
Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.