Derek M. Freitas

Associate

Cincinnati
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Overview

Derek Freitas's foundational knowledge of patent law creates the base for his developing intellectual property practice. He has experience conducting legal research in the nuanced areas of patent infringement damages, IP ownership, and IP and business contracts, as well as drafting memoranda and bench orders. Additionally, Derek has experience researching and preparing data breach notification materials, including potential issues related to subpoena compliance during incident response.

Recognitions and Memberships

Prior Positions

  • The Honorable Michael R. Barrett, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio: Judicial Extern
  • BakerHostetler
    • Law Clerk, Intellectual Property Department (2018 to 2019)
    • Summer Associate (2018)
  • Erie Crime Analysis Center: Intern

Admissions

  • Ohio

Education

  • J.D., Northern Kentucky University Salmon P. Chase College of Law, 2019, magna cum laude; The Northern Kentucky Law Review, Associate Editor
  • B.S., Computer Science, Minor in Information Technology, St. John Fisher College, 2016, cum laude