Andres A. Muñoz

Associate

New York
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Focusing his practice on complex commercial litigation, Andres Muñoz draws on his varied experience in patent litigation and as an assistant district attorney. His patent litigation experience and his time with the district attorney's office instruct his background in the courtroom, which includes commercial and federal litigation and jury trials. Andres is a strong advocate for his clients, committed to providing efficient and effective solutions and using a business-focused approach.

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Patent Litigation
  • Member of the team that defended a German automotive parts company in a patent infringement suit in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, which resulted in a favorable ruling in international arbitration concluding that the client had not infringed the patent of the opposing party. 
District Attorney
  • During work with the district attorney's office, was a member of the trial team that obtained two convictions of attempted murder in the first degree in a case in which two defendants were charged with the attempted murder of two New York Police Department officers.
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Experience

Patent Litigation
  • Member of the team that defended a German automotive parts company in a patent infringement suit in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, which resulted in a favorable ruling in international arbitration concluding that the client had not infringed the patent of the opposing party. 
  • Obtained a favorable settlement for a drug manufacturer in patent litigation, during which the client had sued a number of generic drug companies for patent infringement. 
District Attorney
  • During work with the district attorney's office, was a member of the trial team that obtained two convictions of attempted murder in the first degree in a case in which two defendants were charged with the attempted murder of two New York Police Department officers.

Memberships

  • New York City Bar Association
    • Judiciary Committee, Member
    • Minorities in the Courts Committee, Former Member

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Prior Positions

  • Queens County District Attorney's Office: Assistant District Attorney (2009 to 2014)
  • Fitzpatrick, Cella, Harper & Scinto: Litigation Associate (2005 to 2009)

Education

  • J.D., New York Law School, 2005; cum laude; John Marshall Harlan Scholar; New York Law School Law Review, Executive Case Comments Editor
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Boston University, 2002, Pratt Whitney Award for Best Mechanical Engineering Capstone Project

Languages

  • Spanish