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McGuireWoods LLP
United States


David Finkelson is chair of McGuireWoods’ Intellectual Property Litigation & Transactions Department and is one of the country’s most sought-after patent litigators in the telecommunications and wireless technology space. He is a seasoned litigator widely recognized for his adept handling of intellectual property disputes, including patent infringement and trade secret misappropriation. His practice emphasizes patent litigation matters across a broad spectrum of technologies, with a particular focus in the fields of telecommunications, computer software and hardware, and e-commerce.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Intellectual property > Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)

McGuireWoods LLP’s multidisciplinary trade secrets team is regularly engaged by a strong mix of well-known corporate clients from the worlds of technology, telecoms, healthcare, energy, and financial services. In the Richmond office, practice chair David Finkelson is highly rated for his capabilities in the telecoms and wireless technology space, while Rodney Satterwhite litigates numerous claims in the state, federal and administrative courts, focusing on executive level disputes regarding misappropriation and IP theft. Also in Richmond, Brian Riopelle is a seasoned lead trial lawyer who represents some of the largest industrial manufacturers in the market. Houston-based Yasser Madriz and Meghaan Madriz are recommended for their capabilities in technology and employment-related matters, respectively.