Jeffrey J. Lyons

Associate

Philadelphia
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Wilmington, DE
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Overview

Jeff Lyons represents clients through all stages of patent litigation, providing direct support in hearings, oral arguments and mediations. Utilizing his strong writing skills and communicative approach, he works closely with clients to draft pleadings, discovery requests, and various motions and briefs that align with their strategic goals. Jeff has also assisted with various bankruptcy projects, including general bankruptcy assignments, substantive research and drafting, and assisting with filings and document reviews. While Jeff has handled patent litigation for numerous industries, he has significant experience working with a variety of technologies, including software, medical devices and pharmaceuticals.

Drawing from his experience clerking for a federal court judge and working for a national law firm, Jeff knowledgeably guides clients through each step of the patent litigation process.

Select Experience

  • Member of a patent litigation team representing multiple defendants, including a Fortune 500 technology company, that obtained dismissal of four software patents on a motion to dismiss on Section 101 grounds.
  • Member of a patent litigation team that represented a large pharmaceutical company in multiple related Hatch-Waxman litigations. The team obtained a favorable global settlement for the client.
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Experience

  • Member of a patent litigation team representing multiple defendants, including a Fortune 500 technology company, that obtained dismissal of four software patents on a motion to dismiss on Section 101 grounds.
  • Member of a patent litigation team that represented a large pharmaceutical company in multiple related Hatch-Waxman litigations. The team obtained a favorable global settlement for the client.
  • Member of a patent litigation team representing a large web hosting company defendant. The team obtained a favorable settlement on behalf of the client.

Recognitions and Memberships

Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association
  • Delaware State Bar Association
  • Federal Circuit Bar Association

Pro Bono

  • Represented victim of domestic violence and obtained a lifetime protection from abuse order.

Industries

Prior Positions

  • The Honorable Christopher J. Burke, U.S. District Court for the District of Delaware: Judicial Law Clerk

Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of Delaware
  • Delaware
  • [Not admitted in Pennsylvania]

Education

  • J.D., Temple University Beasley School of Law, 2017, magna cum laude; Order of the Coif; Temple Law Review, Staff Editor, Articles Editor; Business Law Society, Executive Board Member; Intellectual Property Law Society; IP Moot Court Team
  • B.A., York College of Pennsylvania, 2009, magna cum laude

Blog

In The Blogs

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IP Intelligence: Insight on Intellectual Property
Can a Good Deed Ever Go Unpunished? Patent Infringement Considerations for Technologies Used to Combat COVID-19
By Jeffrey J. Lyons, Aaron B. Rabinowitz
May 18, 2020
With the COVID-19 outbreak, institutions and corporations are scrambling to develop and produce COVID-19 tests and cures, while at the same time hospitals are facing a lack of personal protective equipment (PPE) and lifesaving medical...
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