Patent appeals are complex and involve a mix of sophisticated technology and challenging procedural, legal, and factual issues. Whether defending a favorable judgment or overturning an unfavorable one, Maschoff Brennan has the legal and technical experience needed to achieve our client’s objectives on appeal.

Our attorneys have extensive experience with appeals of all types, including appeals from the District Court, the International Trade Commission (ITC), the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB), and from Inter Partes Reviews and other post-grant proceedings. This range of appellate experience enables us to identify potential appellate issues early in the course of working with clients, allowing us to strategize right from the outset of a case as to how it might be argued on appeal.

Our firm has parlayed its wealth of experience before the Patent and Trademark Office and Federal Circuit to achieve particular success in the appeal of inter partes reviews. Our proven abilities in this specialized discipline allow us to take an integrated approach to appellate practice, which often leads to favorable results for our clients.

We’ve argued for clients in appellate Intellectual Property cases across the range of appellate tribunals, including:

  • US Supreme Court

  • US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

  • Federal appellate courts

  • State appellate courts across the US

  • Administrative appellate tribunals

  • Patent Trial and Appeal Board

  • Trademark Trial and Appeal Board