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Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

901 NEW YORK AVENUE, NW, WASHINGTON, DC 20001-4413, USA
Tel:
Work +1 202 408 4000
Web:
www.finnegan.com

Mareesa A. Frederick

Tel:
Work +1 202 408 4383
Email:
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

Work Department

Intellectual Property

Career

Mareesa Frederick focuses on complex, high-stakes intellectual property litigation, with a particular emphasis on Section 337 proceedings before the International Trade Commission (ITC). Mareesa also has extensive experience counseling clients on pre-trial strategy, strategic licensing opportunities, and patent portfolios.

Member

  • National Bar Association (Intellectual Property Committee, webinar coordinator and editor of IP Newsletter, 2013; treasurer, 2014; secretary, 2015-present)
  • Women's Bar Association (co-chair, Working Parents Committee,
    2013-2014)
  • International Trade Commission Trial Lawyers Association (editor, Section 337 Reporter, Summer Associate edition, 2013-present)

Education

George Washington University, National Law Center
J.D., Law, with honors, 2002
Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S., Chemical Engineering, 1997
Spelman College
B.S., Chemistry, magna cum laude, 1997


United States: Intellectual property

Patent litigation: international trade commission

Within: Next generation lawyers

Mareesa Frederick - Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP

Within: Patent litigation: international trade commission

Impressing with ‘professional and efficient service’, IP heavyweight Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner LLP acts for complainants and defendants from a broad array of sectors, including the technology, automotive, electronics, chemical and pharmaceutical industries, and often assists with matters involving parallel ITC, district court and USPTO proceedings. Recent highlights include representing respondent Hangzhou Chic Intelligent Technology in two Section 337 investigations regarding hoverboards, and advising complainant DSM Desotech on an optical fiber patent infringement matter. Hytera America joined Caterpillar, Eli Lilly and LG Electronics on the client list. Noteworthy practitioners include practice head Smith Brittingham, Mareesa Frederick, Christine Lehman, John Livingstone and Elizabeth Niemeyer. Qingyu Yin has ‘significant experience in IP disputes with Chinese clients’. Luke McCammon made partner.

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