Ms Darcy L. Jones > Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP > Redwood Shores, United States > Lawyer Profile

Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP
333 TWIN DOLPHIN DRIVE
SUITE 200
REDWOOD SHORES, CA 94065
United States
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Work Department

Partner

Position

Intellectual Property Litigation; Plaintiffs’ Litigation

Career

Darcy L. Jones is a member of Kasowitz’s Intellectual Property group, where she practices in the areas of patent and trade secret litigation.  She represents clients in diverse and complex matters in all phases of litigation in state and federal courts, from pre-filing investigation through post-trial briefing and appeal.

Darcy has considerable lead counsel and trial experience in patent infringement litigation involving telecommunications, computer hardware and software, medical devices, electrical and mechanical technologies, and pharmaceuticals.  She frequently litigates high-stakes matters for some of the largest telecommunications and technology companies in the world, including Verizon, Google, LG, ASUS and Motorola.  Darcy regularly appears in federal courts around the country, including the Eastern District of Texas, Delaware, and the Northern and Central Districts of California.

Darcy has been recommended by The Legal 500 as a leading lawyer in the Patent Litigation: Full Coverage category.  She is also recognized in IAM Patent 1000 as a leading patent attorney in California.

Darcy is an active member of the Women of Excellence Network, a group dedicated to advocating and promoting diversity and inclusion in the legal profession.  Additionally, Darcy was selected to participate in the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) fellowship program, which offers diverse, high-potential attorneys a year-long, in-depth program devoted to relationship-building, in-person training and peer-group projects.  Upon the completion of her fellowship, Darcy continues to remain involved with the organization by participating in the LCLD Success in Law School Mentoring Program, where she coaches and mentors law students.

Memberships

Georgia; California; New York; Georgia Court of Appeals; Supreme Court of Georgia; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia; U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit; U.S. District Court, District of Colorado; U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

Education

Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law (J.D., magna cum laude, 2005); Emporia State University (M.L.S., 1998); Washburn University (B.A., 1996)

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Intellectual property > Patents: litigation (full coverage)

Silicon Valley’s Jonathan Waldrop heads the team at Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP, which is sought out by defendants and plaintiffs from the technology and life sciences sectors and has a solid track record across the major federal patent venues. The group stands out for its growing presence in the Western District of Texas. The other key names are New York-based attorneys Jay Deshmukh and Hershy Stern, who make up the Hatch-Waxman team and focus on disputes arising from patents covering pharmaceutical products; and California-based duo Darcy Jones and Marcus Barber, who cover a wide range of technologies, including software and telecommunications.