David Long Joins Dow Lohnes' IP Litigation Practice

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Dow Lohnes PLLC has announced that David Long has joined its Intellectual Property Litigation practice as a member of the firm. Before joining Dow Lohnes, Long served as a partner in the Intellectual Property Group at Howrey, and before that as an associate at Pillsbury Madison & Sutro LLP.

During his 10 years at Howrey, Long focused on complex patent litigation, representing clients in federal district courts, the Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, the U.S. Supreme Court and before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. Throughout his career, Long has successfully litigated a wide-array of technology issues involving everything from complex electrical circuits to Voice over Internet Protocol, wireless communication systems, signal processing systems, memory devices, integrated circuit designs, automatic voice systems, computer software systems, manufacturing systems and medical products.

Long earned a masters degree in electrical engineering from Auburn University and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Alabama School of Law. He also served as a law clerk at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. He previously worked as an electrical engineer for more than five years in telecommunications, software design, control systems and rocket science. Additionally, Long publishes commentaries on developments in patent law and frequently lectures on patent law and developments for various associations.

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