Mr Tyler Maddry > Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP > Washington DC, United States > Lawyer Profile

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
United States

Work Department

Energy, Financial Services, 3D Printing, Intellectual Property and Technology Transactions, Mergers and Acquisitions, Intellectual Property and Life Sciences, Information Technology, Patent Litigation, Intellectual Property, Blockchain, FinTech, Health Care and Life Sciences


Partner and Co-Head of the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group


As co-head of Hunton Andrews Kurth’s Intellectual Property Practice Group, Mr. Maddry focuses his practice on complex intellectual property and technology contracts. He represents clients ranging from Fortune 100 companies to startups in structuring, drafting and negotiating complex intellectual property and technology contracts, including comprehensive master services agreements, joint development agreements, patent and technology license agreements, software licenses, software as a service (SaaS) agreements, data licensing, trademark license agreements, and IP and technology transfer agreements.

He also has extensive experience in structuring and negotiating IP and technology provisions in M&A transactions, conducting IP and IT due diligence investigations, advising on open source software compliance, litigation of intellectual property rights, and resolution of IP and technology contract disputes. His practice covers a range of industries, including life sciences, energy, information technology, and financial services.

Mr. Maddry is a member of the Licensing Executives Society and is admitted to practice before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the U.S. District Courts for the District of Columbia, Eastern District of Virginia, and Eastern District of Texas. He is also registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.


Admitted to the District of Columbia, New York and Virginia State Bars and the US Patent and Trademark Office


  • JD, The George Washington University Law School, cum laude, 1995
  • BA, Harvard University, cum laude, 1988

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Technology transactions

(Firms to watch)

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP is ‘expert in technology agreements‘, including technology M&A, outsourcing and IP transactions. Key partners include global technology and outsourcing co-head Randall Parks in Richmond and IP co-head Tyler Maddry in Washington DC.

United States > Intellectual property > Trademarks: litigation

Representing high-profile trademark plaintiffs and defendants across the US, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP brings bench strength and experience to  every stage of litigation, from injunctions and temporary restraining orders all the way up to appeals before the Supreme Court. The team is led in Washington DC by John Gary Maynard, an expert in high-level brand protection disputes, who also operates out of the Richmond, VA office, and tech sector specialists Tyler Maddry and Michael Oakes. DC-based special counsel Edward Colbert, who represented the Cleveland Guardians in a dispute stemming from their name change, is a go-to for clients involved in high-stakes infringement matters, along with Jeremy S. Boczko in New York.