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Colin focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, with an emphasis on antitrust and intellectual property. Colin also has extensive experience in arbitration, both domestic and international. Colin has represented numerous clients in the pharmaceutical industry in virtually all types of disputes, from patent infringement litigation to contract and licensing disputes. He also has experience representing clients in the beverage, computer, and telecommunications industries.

In the patent field, Colin has handled cases involving pharmaceutical formulations and methods as well as those in computer and technology fields. He also advises clients on antitrust compliance issues and in connection with merger analyses, and has represented clients before the Department of Justice Antitrust Division and the Federal Trade Commission.


  • 耶鲁大学法学院, 1990, 法学博士, Production Editor, Yale Law Journal
  • University of Michigan, 1984, 理学学士, with Highest Distinction, Phi Beta Kappa

  • 纽约

  • 联邦地区法院 – 纽约南部地区
  • 美国纽约东区联邦地区法院
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Michigan
  • 美国威斯康辛州东部地区法院
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - First Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Third Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Fifth Circuit
  • 联邦地区上诉法院-哥伦比亚巡回区法院
  • U.S. Court of Appeals - Federal Circuit

  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Intellectual Property Law Section
  • International Law and Practice Section
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Antitrust Section
  • Intellectual Property Section
  • Litigation Section
  • Committee on Computer Litigation
  • Committee on Antitrust Litigation


  • Listed, The Legal 500 United States, 2017