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McDermott Will & Emery LLP
SUITE 100, 275 MIDDLEFIELD ROAD
MENLO PARK
SILICON VALLEY, CA 94025
CALIFORNIA
United States
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Work Department

Intellectual Property

Position

Ahsan Shaikh serves as the head of McDermott’s Patent Prosecution practice. He focuses his practice on strategic patent portfolio management and client counseling for computer-related technology companies.

Please visit McDermott website for full biography: https://www.mwe.com/people/shaikh-ahsan-a/

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Intellectual property > Patents: prosecution (including re-examination and post-grant proceedings)

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Ahsan Shaikh  – McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Operating from key innovation hubs, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Silicon Valley, Los Angeles and Washington, DC, McDermott Will & Emery LLP‘s practice prepares and prosecutes patent applications and manages and protects the patent portfolios of clients such as Amgen, CRISPR Therapeutics, Facebook, and Shutterstock, showcasing its particular expertise in the life sciences and technology spaces. The prosecution group is headed by Chicago’s Ahsan Shaikh, while William Gaede in Silicon Valley acts as global head of the IP group. Other key attorneys include Boston’s Edward Gordon, who often takes the reins in negotiations in transactions involving IP assets as well as in negotiating joint ventures and strategic collaborations for global companies. Fellow Bostonian Michael Siekman‘s skills shine through in life sciences side of the practice. The later two are based in Boston.