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Eric is a member of the firm’s Intellectual Property Group and represents clients in a variety of matters, including patent litigation, post-grant review proceedings, covered business method reviews, counseling, estate management, due diligence, licensing, and transactions in a wide range of technical fields, including the pharmaceutical, life science, medical device, specialty chemical, computer, software, and mechanical fields. He counsels clients to protect, maintain and enforce intellectual property rights; defend claims brought against them by both practicing and non-practicing entities; and develop collaborative strategies to help navigate the complexity of intellectual property asset transactions.


  • George Washington University Law School, J.D.
  • Lehigh University, B.A., magna cum laude

  • Delaware

  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Federal Circuit
  • U.S. District Court - District of Delaware
  • U.S. District Court - District of New Jersey

  • Delaware State Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Federal Circuit Bar Association (FCBA)
  • Licensing Executive Society
  • The Richard K. Herrmann Technology American Inn of Court
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)

Awards & Recognition

  • Selected through peer review for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© for Litigation - Intellectual Property, 2012-2022